Mt. Rainier: August 21st Summit!

Posted by: | August 21, 2011
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 14,410'

The Four Day Summit Climb August 18 - 21 led by RMI Guide Dan Windham reached the summit of Mt. Rainier today with 100% of their team.  They reported clear, sunny skies, warm temperatures, and light wind.  The team began their descent from the crater rim at 6:56 a.m.

The Five Day Summit Climb climb August 18 - 22 led by J.J. Justman arrived atop the crater rim at 7:53am.  J.J. reported warm weather, no wind, and a weather change to the North.  The team will spend some time on the summit before returning to Camp Muir to enjoy their final night on the mountain.  They will descend to Paradise tomorrow afternoon.

Congratulations to today’s summit team!