The mad side of skiing

November 1, 2018 denaliobserver 0

  We’ve officially entered the most agonizing season of the year. The first groans of chair lifts across the region are, at best, still weeks away. Fall seems to stretch on immeasurably. Yet early snows have […]


Mountain Climbing Diplomacy

August 9, 2018 denaliobserver 0

  Fred Ptucha, A65, has summited many mountains around the world to promote peace. But his latest climb tested his commitment to international good will more than any before it. “We’ve never had the countries […]