Carrie Wang illustrates the proper technique for a Butterfly Knot.

Photo by Wayne Todd.

Snow travel school at the MCA's Basic Mountaineering School.

Photo by Brian Aho.

Crevasse rescue training at the MCA's Basic Mountaineering School.

Photo by Dean Carman.

Avalanche drills at the MCA's Basic Mountaineering School.

Photo by Travis Taylor.

MCA's mission, especially the maintenance of Huts, is supported by membership dues and donations. At this time donations are not tax deductible, but are greatly appreciated. Thank you for your support!





© 2019 Mountaineering Club of Alaska     Box 243561,  Anchorage, AK 99524-3561     Contact Us

Many thanks to: Wayne Todd, Tim Silvers, Ross Noffsinger, Steve Gruhn, Carrie Wang, Billy Finley and many others who provided information, ideas and photos. And thanks to Willy Hersman who created, managed and hosted the first MCA website, without which this site's development would have been so much more difficult. Current website donated by Couloir Graphics.