Anton Sponar Skis The Big 3 – Part 2/3 – Mt. Foraker

The next two days were spent recuperating and planning for Foraker.  We got a forecast that looked promising to go for an alpine style push.  If everything went well we figured it would take 4 days to get to the summit of Foraker.  We packed our bags with 6 days worth of food and fuel … More Anton Sponar Skis The Big 3 – Part 2/3 – Mt. Foraker

Anton Sponar Skis The Big 3 – Part 1/3 – Mt. Hunter

Months of preparation, planning and training were finally done.  We sat in the grass at Talkeetna Air Strip amongst our mountain of gear waiting for our Otter ski plane to take us to the glacier.  We had an ambitious plan that we did not give ourselves much of a chance to complete; we wanted to … More Anton Sponar Skis The Big 3 – Part 1/3 – Mt. Hunter