Entries From Rainier 6-18-13

Mt. Rainier: June 18, 2013 Summit!

Posted by: Seth Waterfall, Zeb Blais, JJ Justman | June 18, 2013
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 14,410'

RMI Guides Seth Waterfall and Zeb Blais reached the summit of Mt. Rainier today with their Four Day Summit Climb Teams.  The team had clear skies, light winds and climbed above the clouds that lingered around 8,000’.  The spent some time enjoying the views on top and making their way back to Camp Muir.

The Expedition Skills Seminar - Emmons team led by JJ Justman also reached the summit via the Emmons Route this morning.  The team will make their way back to Camp Schurmann and finish out their the week training in various mountaineering techniques with hopes of reaching the summits of many more mountains.

Congratulations to today’s teams!

One of today's teams on the summit of Mt. Rainier! Photo: Seth Waterfall
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Congratulations to the guys from Troop 444! And Sam Glass from Troop 895 of course.
Awesome job!

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Posted by: Mello Elout on 6/19/2013 at 8:59 am

Attawaytogo Troop 444, Jay and Jerome!  Thanks to the guides for a safe trek. Have a safe trip down.

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Posted by: Suzy Arnold on 6/18/2013 at 3:39 pm