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Mt. Rainier: July 11th - Summit!

Posted by: Brent Okita, Paul Edgren | July 11, 2013
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 14,410'

RMI Guides Brent Okita & Paul Edgren led their Four Day Summit Climb teams to the summit of Mt. Rainier this morning.  Brent radioed from the summit shortly after 7 am as the teams were crossing the crater.  They reported cold temperatures with moderate winds and clear skies.  The teams began their descent from the crater rim around 7:40 am.  They will return to Camp Muir for a short break and then continue down to Paradise later this afternoon.

Congratulations to today’s climbers!

7/11/2013- Mt. Adams from Ingraham Flats at Sunrise. Photo: Lindsay Mann
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Great job all of youo for achieving your goal!

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Posted by: Don Haase on 7/13/2013 at 5:35 pm

Tom & Molly, you take my breath away! What an adventure! What an accomplishment!
Can’t wait to hear all about it! I am so proud of you & love… read more

Posted by: Colleen Keenan D'Arcy on 7/11/2013 at 9:25 am