Monthly Archives: August 2012

Yak Tour Team summits Sheepback Peak and returns for spaghetti dinner in the beautiful Alaskan wilderness

Hey everybody, this is Todd. We’re at Sheepback Lake, on the Yak Tour, had a great day today. Doug and Scott and I, we climbed to the top of Sheepback Peak and it was fantastic up there. And we’re back … Continue reading

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Alaska Yak Tour relaxing in alpine splendor at Yak Camp before heading to Sheepback Mountain tomorrow

Hey everybody, got a little cut off there by the satellite phone, it’s a little spotty at times. Anyways, we’ll be heading up Sheepback Mountain tomorrow, eating some delicious steak tonight to fuel us for the trip and then be … Continue reading

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Short transmission, cuts off.

Hey folks… (transmission garbled) at Yak Camp, had a good time crossing a few valleys and a couple streams. Everybody had fun. And we went to Yak Camp, it’s named for the Yak’s just kind of hang out there. It’s … Continue reading

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Team eating well as Yaks play “King of the Hill” at Lake Camp, after a sunny day of walking through beautiful Alaskan wildflower meadows

Hi folks, this is Joe Kluberton again, with my dad, Tom Kluberton, and Mingma Tsering. We just got to Lake Camp, we left Beaver Camp this morning, named for about a 400 foot beaver dam that goes across the lake, … Continue reading

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Trekking through the stunning Alaskan wilderness, our Yak Tour Team enjoyed caribou and bear sightings, the spectacular views of the mountains, and a delicious salmon dinner

Hey folks, this is Joe Kluberton, Mingma Tsering, and Tom Kluberton on the 2012 Yak Trek, up here in Alaska.  We had a wonderful trek in, saw a couple bears and some caribou, and had some delicious salmon after our … Continue reading

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Dispatches Begin Soon!

Alpine Ascents is the first and only outfitter offering Yak tours in the remote ranges of Alaska. Beginning with a flight to our camp, we spend the long Alaskan days hiking below the great beauty of mountains such as Denali … Continue reading

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