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Mt. Rainier: July 11th Summit!

Posted by: Eric Frank, Mike Haugen | July 11, 2012
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 14,410'

It is a beautiful day on Mt. Rainier.  The Five Day Summit Climb July 7 - 11 led by Eric Frank and the Four Day Summit Climb July 8 - 11 led by Mike Haugen reached the summit of Mt. Rainier today.  The teams reached the crater rim around 7:30 a.m.  They reported clear skies, great conditions and winds ranging from 0 to none. 

The Five Day Kautz Climb is descending to Paradise this morning.  Their entire team reached the summit of Mt. Rainier yesterday morning.

Congratulations to today’s summit teams!

An RMI Team ascending Mt. Rainier via the Disappointment Cleaver Route.  Photo: RMI Collection RMI Climbers at Camp Muir on July 11th.  Photo:  Jon Mancuso
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SO VERY EXCITED TO JUST READ THE NEWS!! WE ARE BOTH VERY PROUD OF OUR SON, MATTHEW AND HIS FIANCE, ELLA!!  CONGRATULATIONS TO EVERYONE IN THE GROUP, AND A SPECIAL… read more

Posted by: BRENDA & LOTHAR on 7/11/2012 at 9:12 am

Congrats to Scott, Alex and the rest of the team.  What a huge accomplishment!  Looking forward to hearing all about your adventure.  Safe travels back to civilization.
love,… read more

Posted by: Michelle Rico Wilsdon on 7/11/2012 at 8:53 am