On their way back down to Kantishna after the Carpe climb, Dupre and Marceau were informed by park staff that Denali National Park Service glaciologists are observing surging by the Traleika Glacier. A surge can cause a glacier to move over 1-meter a day, creating behind heavily crevassed areas. Now THAT explains why the duo witnessed so many signs of glacier activity during their travels - making for frayed nerves at the end of glacier travel days. Apparently this surge occ
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