Mt. Rainier: June 23rd Update

Posted by: JJ Justman, Kel Rossiter | June 23, 2013
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 14,410'

Summit!  The Mt. Rainier Four Day Summit Climbs led by JJ Justman and Kel Rossiter stood on top just after 7:15 a.m.  Snow and sometimes rain was falling on the summit and the teams are currently in a mountain cloud cap.  Both teams recharged and refueled in the summit crater before starting their descent at 8:25. Although precipitation was falling, the guides reported pleasant climbing conditions and an excellent route.

Congratulations to today’s summit climbers!

RMI climbers on upper mountain ascending through fog. Photo: Ed Viesturs

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A big congrats Gautam!Gritty G! Proud of you.

Posted by: Bhaktha on 6/29/2013 at 8:16 am

Congratulations Gautam!!

Posted by: Mahadev on 6/26/2013 at 8:40 am

Outstanding Gautam you’re ready for root beer!

Posted by: Mike Anderson on 6/24/2013 at 1:57 am

Congratulations Son! we are proud of you

Amma and Appa
(and now to the hair cut)

Posted by: Meena and Kailash on 6/23/2013 at 5:36 pm

Congratulations Gautam. All of us are proud of you.
Next stop the Himalayas?
A HIGH FIVE to the teams who worked together hard and well.

Posted by: Subramaniam Swaminathan on 6/23/2013 at 4:19 pm

Congratulations Michael & Jeff!!  Fabulous accomplishment!  We love you!! xoxo

Posted by: The Fanning's on 6/23/2013 at 1:25 pm

Congratulations Fred we’re so proud of you!!!!
xoxo Cathy & Cara

Posted by: Cathy on 6/23/2013 at 11:38 am

Congratulations Jeff! We are thrilled you have achieved this huge goal. Love the Kablik Family :)

Posted by: Laura Kablik on 6/23/2013 at 10:46 am

Congratulations, Dad!!!!!  We’re so proud of you!!!

Posted by: Lucas & Marcus on 6/23/2013 at 10:36 am

Congrats Adrian!

Posted by: Brian on 6/23/2013 at 8:26 am

Congratulations Adrian and Team!  God bless you on your continuing journey home.  We love you, and are proud of you.

Posted by: Bill Marian Trey Stone on 6/23/2013 at 8:19 am

Congratulations, Jeff & Mike!!!!!  Boys and I can’t wait to see you, Jeff!!!!!  Love you!

Posted by: Susan LeClair on 6/23/2013 at 7:52 am

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