Real mountains near communities can have an influence on the people, above and beyond the obvious mundane things we know to be true, like fire hazards and proximity to wildlife. Yet mountains are under threat from climate change, land degradation, over exploitation and natural disasters, with potentially far-reaching and devastating consequences, both for mountain communities and the rest of the world. If your goal is to climb Denali , talk with us. Let us show you the reasons why more climbers trust Mountain Trip for their mountaineering expeditions, big route climbing and skills courses in the Alaska Range.

The combination of cold, snowy weather, which may make it very difficult to see the area ahead of you, and the altitude, which makes it more difficult to breathe, make climbing to the summit of a tall mountain an extreme challenge. The world’s tallest mountain ranges form when pieces of Earth’s crust—called …