Mt. Rainier: July 2nd Summit

Posted by: Brent Okita | July 02, 2012
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 14,410'

The Four Day Summit Climb June 29 - 2 July led by RMI Guides Brent Okita, Gabriel Barral and Erik Nelson reached the summit of Mt. Rainier this morning shortly after 7 am (PT).  The team reported cold temperatures, winds and a high overcast sky.

The climbers spent 30 minutes on top before beginning their descent toward Camp Muir.  The team will re-pack and re-fuel before at Camp Muir before continuing their descent to Paradise and on to Rainier Base Camp. 

Congratulations to today’s Summit Climb team!

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Congratulations Jason, What an accomplishment! Have a safe journey home! All of us are looking forward to your stories on Thursday!

Posted by: Diane Young on 7/3/2012 at 8:50 am

Way to go Wendell and Jason! You definately earned your wellness points today. Congratulations from all of the Elmhurst employees!

Posted by: Diane Young on 7/3/2012 at 7:25 am

You did it, dad!!!!!! (Jason Timothy) The boys and I are so proud of you! We can’t wait to see you and to hear all about your adventure!  We love and miss you!

Posted by: Annie Timothy on 7/2/2012 at 4:44 pm

Wow! Congrats Corey and Sarah! Official mountain climbers!!

Posted by: Gretchen on 7/2/2012 at 8:17 am

YEA Corey and Sarah. So proud of both of you. Will be waiting to hear from you when you get down.
Love, Mom

Posted by: Katrina Hock on 7/2/2012 at 7:14 am

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