Mt. Rainier: August 20th Summit!

Posted by: Brent Okita, Pete Van Deventer | August 20, 2012
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 14,410'

This morning the RMI summit climbs reached Washington’s highest point, Columbia Crest on Mt. Rainier!  The weather was great with some winds around 25 mph, a little chilly but really nice.  The Four Day Summit Climb left the crater rim to start their descent back to Camp Muir at 7:50 a.m.

Congratulations to today’s summit climbs!

Mt. Rainier and the Nisqually Glacier.

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Congratulations to Mike and everyone else in this group. Can’t wait to see pictures. What an accomplishment.

Posted by: DEBBIE on 8/21/2012 at 7:15 pm

Daniel, Awesome pics my love…the inter glacier is beautiful. I’m sure the pics don’t do it justice. Rendido ante ti mi amor! Eschchur yo eschando otra did mas had ta, Jennifer

Posted by: Jennifer Penn on 8/21/2012 at 6:01 pm

So proud of you Mary and Lori!  You rock!!

Posted by: Patti on 8/21/2012 at 10:40 am

Congrats Andy and Dan!  That said, I am not surprised.  : )  Have an awesome, safe trip home!

Posted by: Abby on 8/21/2012 at 4:13 am

Dan,  Hope you have an amazing climb!  We are so proud of you and happy for you!!  Much love,  Joyce and Alexis

Posted by: Joyce Dunham on 8/21/2012 at 3:55 am

Daniel I’m so excited for you and your journey… touch the sky honey. I love you!!!, Otra dias, Jennifer

Posted by: Jennifer Penn on 8/21/2012 at 1:56 am

Lori and Mary to the top!
Luv j

Posted by: J on 8/20/2012 at 9:00 am

Congratulations Brother Bob, we look forward to seeing pictures and hearing all about the trip!

Posted by: Bill on 8/20/2012 at 8:35 am

Amazing! You were on a crater rim this morning? Sounds like a place your favorite interstellar rover would be : ) The picture looks so clear (and the mountain so big—you were really up there!?!?!).

Have a safe descent with your team. Enjoy the accomplishment. Can’t wait to see you. Love, K

Posted by: Kendra on 8/20/2012 at 8:18 am

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