Entries From Rainier 8-7-13

Mt. Rainier: August 7th Teams Summit!

Posted by: Dave Hahn, Pete Van Deventer, Garrett Stevens | August 07, 2013
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 14,410'

We had teams summit via three different routes on Mt. Rainier this morning: Dave Hahn and Jason Thompson led teams via the Disappointment Cleaver Route, Pete Van Deventer via the Kautz Glacier Route, and Garrett Stevens on the Emmons Glacier Route.  They reported chilly conditions, winds about 15 mph and sunny skies.  All teams had left the crater rim by 7:50 a.m.

Congratulations to today’s teams!

August 7, 2013 - Mt. Rainier from Paradise. Photo: Mt. Rainier Webcam August 7, 2013 - Views from Camp Muir. Photo: Mt. Rainier Webcam
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Way to go Ben and Kara! Summited on Claire’s Birthday.

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Posted by: Dad, Connie and Claire on 8/8/2013 at 5:20 pm

So happy for you Kara, Ben and Jeff! You’ve worked so hard for this… I am so proud!! Come home safely, I can’t wait to hear about everything. I love… read more

Posted by: Chris sand on 8/7/2013 at 7:44 pm