Mt. Rainier: September 23rd Summit!

Posted by: Geoff Schellens, Eric Frank | September 23, 2012
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 14,410'

RMI Guide Eric Frank called in from the crater rim of Mt. Rainier at 7:30 a.m.  The Five Day Summit Climb September 19 - 23 was just approaching the summit.  They reported cold temperatures with light winds and an overall beautiful day.  RMI Guide Geoff Schellens led the Four Day Summit Climb September 20 - 23 to the summit also.  The teams spent just over an hour on the summit before starting their descent.  They will return to Camp Muir to re-pack their gear before continuing down to Paradise.  We look forward to seeing both teams at Rainier BaseCamp this afternoon.

Congratulations to today’s summit climbers!

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Following you trip each day How exciting Love Mom

Posted by: Faith Bussolari on 9/25/2012 at 9:54 am

Happy Birthday Steve and so excited to hear all about your climb Take alot of pictures and will follow your trip Love Mom

Posted by: Faith Bussolari on 9/24/2012 at 4:11 am

Great job Rob! I’m excited to see pictures :)

Posted by: Maggie Howe on 9/23/2012 at 12:59 pm

Congrats Rob! Ready to hear all about it and see some pictures. We shall celebrate like gentlemen very soon.

Posted by: Brandon Smith on 9/23/2012 at 12:55 pm

Way to go Will and Melanie. We love you.

Posted by: Mary Eidson on 9/23/2012 at 12:48 pm

Congratulations to everyone on an amazing accomplishment, particularly Erik.

Posted by: Gail Barstow on 9/23/2012 at 12:43 pm

Congratulations to the entire team, especially Melanie and Will!

Posted by: Linda Murray on 9/23/2012 at 10:28 am

We are so excited for all of you! Especially Jordan… we love you! xoxo

Posted by: Wally Susannah on 9/23/2012 at 8:53 am

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