Mt. Rainier: July 1st Summit!

Posted by: Adam Knoff, Robert Montague | July 01, 2013
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 14,410'

The Four Day Summit Climb led by RMI Guides Adam Knoff and Rob Montague reached the summit of Mt. Rainier this morning.  The team spent about an hour on the summit before starting their descent back to Camp Muir.  While on the summit, the team experienced a dense cloud cap, decreasing visibility to about 100ft.  Summit winds were 20-30 mph and the temperature is warm.

We look forward to seeing the teams at Rainier BaseCamp this afternoon.

Congratulations to today’s Summit Climb Teams!

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Comments

What an accomplishment!  Great stuff.  You make us proud!

Posted by: David Caudle on 7/1/2013 at 9:59 am

Congratulations Markus!!!  On the way down, be on the lookout for any angry birds, even the ones that look only slightly irritated.

Posted by: Moira Street on 7/1/2013 at 9:14 am

Congratulation Carolyn and Angie!

Posted by: Sandy Richardson on 7/1/2013 at 8:52 am

Hooray! Congratulations!

Posted by: Cecy on 7/1/2013 at 8:31 am

I thought that was you waving at the top. Congratulations!!!

Posted by: Jane on 7/1/2013 at 8:19 am

Congratulations Mark. Next stop…...Mt Everest

Posted by: Peter Paloma on 7/1/2013 at 8:10 am

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