573 Mount McKinley Summits in 2007

The Associated Press reports that 573 of the 1,218 mountaineers summited Mount McKinley in 2007. Five climbers died.

Michio Kumamoto of Tokorozawa, Japan, was the oldest to summit celebrating his 76th birthday on June 17 while climbing with three companions. Fister said the youngest member of the group was 61 years old.

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