Mt. Rainier: Four & Five Day Summit Climbs Reach the Summit!

Posted by: Casey Grom, Zeb Blais | June 16, 2014
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 14,410'

The Four Day Summit Climb Team led by Casey Grom and the Five Day Summit Climb Team led by Zeb Blais reached the summit of Mt. Rainier at 8:00 am PT.  The teams reported clear skies and good climbing conditions with some chilly temperatures.  They were able to enjoy some time on top today and began their descent around 9:20 am.  The teams will return to Camp Muir for a short break before continuing down to Paradise.  We look forward to seeing them at Rainier BaseCamp later today.

Congratulations to today’s Summit Climb Teams!

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Congratulations to my brother Bob and his friends - you guys rocked it!

Posted by: Ed Sanborn on 7/4/2014 at 12:51 pm

I am so very very proud and excited for my brother Bob.

Posted by: Mary Sanborn on 6/17/2014 at 6:41 am

Congratulations Sactown Swimmers. So proud of you!
Ginny, Natalie, Courtney & Melia

Posted by: Ginny Dowd on 6/16/2014 at 8:34 pm

Great job boys!  We are very happy that you accomplished your mission.

Congrats!

Craig, Maral, Tommy and Matthew.

Posted by: The Hannenians on 6/16/2014 at 7:40 pm

Hooray Jessie and Jen! My niece and bro rocked that mountain!  So glad you wee able to summit. What an amazing accomplishment. Share photos soon!  Xoxo Sharon

Posted by: Sharon on 6/16/2014 at 6:16 pm

Wow abolsutely awesome you guys made it to the summit. Such a great accomplishment and experience. Congratulations Jessie, get home soon I really miss you!

Posted by: Nathaniel on 6/16/2014 at 4:22 pm

Congratulations to all that made this incredible journey!  Great job Bob!

Posted by: Joanne Lee on 6/16/2014 at 2:03 pm

Congrats Dad & Jessie!  Really cool you were able to summit.  See ya soon.  Tyler

Posted by: Tyler Williams on 6/16/2014 at 10:45 am

Congratulations Steve! I can’t wait too see your pictures.
Michael and I are so proud of you. You can do anything!

Love ya, Karin and Michael

Posted by: Karin on 6/16/2014 at 9:47 am

Wow, Jessie how AWESOME! What an accomplishment and to experience this with your dad is a wonderful memory you will always have and quite a bonding experience. Nate has lived vicarioulsly through your amazing trek and we can’t wait to see the pics.

Posted by: The Bates family on 6/16/2014 at 9:44 am

Jessie, you are truly amazing and words cannot describe how proud I am of you!  I love you, Mom.

Ken, 2nd times a charm, I’m so glad you were able to summit!! I can’t wait to hear all about it and see the pictures!  I’ll have the Chateau Montelena ready for you!  Love, Lisa

Can’t wait to see you both!!!!!!

Posted by: Lisa Williams on 6/16/2014 at 9:22 am

Great job Bob! Can’t wait to celebrate Father’s Day when you get home.
Love you,
Sharon, Kyle, and Kyra

Posted by: Sharon, Kyle, and Kyra on 6/16/2014 at 9:12 am

Congratulations Darryl!! We are so proud of you!!
Good job Dad!
Love you,
Carrie and Terry

Posted by: Carrie Johnson on 6/16/2014 at 9:04 am

Congratulations Jesse and Ken! I’m so proud of you both!!  So happy you’re able to Summit!  Celebration is in order when you get home

Love, Lisa

Posted by: Lisa on 6/16/2014 at 8:47 am

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