1. What what mountain did 23-year-old Krakauer want to climb? Where is it located?
2. How did Krakauer get to Petersburg?
3. What did Krakauer make in anticipation of the hazard of crevasses he might encounter on the glacier?
4. How did he get his supplies to the Stikine Ice Cap? How long does he plan to be there?
5. What kind of climbing is he doing?
6. What happens at the end of his first attempt to climb the Devil’s Thumb?