Mt. Rainier: August 16th Teams on the Summit!

Posted by: Billy Nugent, Lindsay Mann | August 16, 2013
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Elevation: 14,410'

The Four Day Summit Climbs August 13 - 16, 2013 led by RMI Guides BIlly Nugent and Lindsay Mann reached the summit of Mt. Rainier this morning.  The teams delayed their start from Camp Muir due to high winds but were fortunate that the winds decreased enough to allow them to climb.

They began their descent from the crater rim shortly after 9 am PT.  The teams will return to Camp Muir for a short break before continuing down to Paradise.

The Expedition Skills Seminar - Kautz enjoyed of week of training on Mt. Rainier.  They spent their final night on the mountain last night.  This morning they broke camp and started down to Paradise. 

Congratulations to today’s summit climbers!  We look forward to seeing all teams at Ashford BaseCamp this afternoon.

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So proud of you Andy…want to hear all about your experience!!!!Love Aunt Sally

Posted by: Sally hodges on 8/18/2013 at 8:56 am

Congrats to Peter, Mike, Dan, and Dave on your achievement!

Posted by: Margaret on 8/17/2013 at 5:22 am

Congrats Jaq! I’m so proud of you.

Posted by: Rose on 8/16/2013 at 10:23 pm

Congrats guys! So glad you were able to make the summit!

Posted by: Ed and Dawn on 8/16/2013 at 7:29 pm

Congratulations Dave, Pete, Michael and Dan!  What a wonderful accomplishment, so very proud of you. Can’t wait to hear all about it !

Posted by: Lisa on 8/16/2013 at 6:19 pm

Congratulations Mike Grant!!!  We are so happy for you!

Posted by: Wendy Grant on 8/16/2013 at 12:22 pm

Congratulations Kevin on all your hard work, I can’t wait to see the pictures! I love you!!!

Posted by: Jenny Whitten on 8/16/2013 at 11:42 am

Congratulations Hopkins Team! Now don’t fall off the mountain coming down (ha)!

Posted by: Karen Hopkins on 8/16/2013 at 10:29 am

Congratulations to all!!!! But especially my son Andrew. I’m proud of you as always and so glad the weather cooperated and allowed you to summit.

Posted by: Duncan on 8/16/2013 at 9:28 am

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