Mt. Rainier: June 11, 2013 Summit!

Posted by: Elias de Andres Martos, Zeb Blais, Geoff Schellens | June 11, 2013
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 14,410'

The Four Day Summit Climb Team led by RMI Guide Elias deAndres Martos and our Five Day Summit Climb Team Led by RMI Guide Zeb Blais reached the summit of Mt. Rainier this morning.  The teams climbed above the 8000’ cloud deck and reported moderate winds. They will spend some time on the summit before descending back to Camp Muir.

The Expedition Skills Semnar - Emmons Team led by Geoff Schellens reached the summit of Mt. Rainier via the Emmons Route this morning.  The team had a great day of climbing and are the first RMI team to reach the summit of Mt.Rainier via the Emmons route this season.

Congratulations to today’s teams!

At the crest of the Summit. RMI Photo Collection

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Comments

Woohoo!  Yey dad!

Posted by: Jennifer on 6/12/2013 at 5:19 pm

Awesome!!!!! I am so happy that you were able to make it to the top.  Thank you to the entire team ... I am sure that it took lots of team work to accomplish your goal!  I love you John!!!!

Posted by: Patty Stenderup on 6/11/2013 at 5:22 pm

Awesome job, PJ and PS! Way to go! So happy the weather cooperated!
Congrats to both teams!

Posted by: Jan, Cari and Carly on 6/11/2013 at 3:08 pm

Yeah Paul!  What’s next?  Congrats to all!

Posted by: Janice on 6/11/2013 at 2:23 pm

CONGRATS DAVE AND TEAM!!  We’re so proud of you guys!

Posted by: The Drolls on 6/11/2013 at 2:03 pm

CONGRATS John!! Very proud of you.

Posted by: Rob Lynch on 6/11/2013 at 11:10 am

Great job Paul! Get back safe, can’t wait to hear all about it!

Posted by: Matt on 6/11/2013 at 11:01 am

Congrats PJ….quite an accomplishment.  Something to be proud of certainly!!

Posted by: Blake Dye on 6/11/2013 at 10:55 am

Great Job Paul!

Posted by: Brian on 6/11/2013 at 10:33 am

Congratulations on making the summit Alan, Kyle, and Mike!  You guys are amazing!!

Posted by: Susan Glaeser on 6/11/2013 at 10:19 am

Great job Paul and glad the mountain weather conditions were favorable for your attempt!

Posted by: Tom Hassee on 6/11/2013 at 9:45 am

Congrats to Paul and Paul

Posted by: Elaine on 6/11/2013 at 9:17 am

Congrats John Stenderup, we are all proud of you! Dad.

Posted by: Kent Stenderup on 6/11/2013 at 8:40 am

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