Entries From Rainier 7-19-12

Mt. Rainier: July 19th Summits!

Posted by: Billy Nugent, Brent Okita, Eric Frank | July 19, 2012
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier *North Cascades
Elevation: 14,410'

The Four Day Summit Climbs for July 16 - 19 reached the summit today.  RMI Guides Brent Okita and Gabriel Barral reported clear skies and moderate winds on the summit this morning. 

RMI Guide Billy Nugent led the Expedition Skills Seminar - Kautz to the summit also.  The team will descend back to their high camp for a final night on the mountain.

In the North Cascades, RMI Guide Eric Frank and team reached the summit of Forbidden Peak yesterday.  The team is making their final descending today and returning to the trail head.  Near by, RMI Guide Jake Beren and team reached the summit of Mt. Shuksan via the SE Ridge.

Congratulations to today’s summit teams!

The ALA Climb for Clean Air on their way to Camp Muir. Photo: Win Whittaker
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Congrats to the Davis quad! Any way you can just slide back down - enjoy!

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Posted by: Deborah on 7/19/2012 at 7:00 pm

Congratulations Erik, Bob, and Chadd!  Which mountain is next?!

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Posted by: Lolo and Lola on 7/19/2012 at 2:27 pm