Mt. Rainier: June 22nd Update

Posted by: Mark Falender, Bridget Belliveau, Seth Waterfall | June 22, 2014
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 14,410'

The Mt. Rainier Four Day Summit Climb led by Mark Falender reached the summit at 6:00 a.m. this morning.  At 7:15 he radioed from 13,000’ on their descent reporting blue skies, a bit chilly and light winds. Congratulations!

The Expedition Skills Seminar - Emmons led by Seth Waterfall are traveling to the White River Campground beginning their approach to Camp 1.

RMI climbers on the approach to the Mt. Rainier summit. Photo: Seth Waterfall



Way to go Seth Kaufmann!!! Looking for an update all day. So happy for your accomplishments and happy for the whole team :)

Posted by: Sue Coburn on 6/22/2014 at 7:18 pm

Yay Russell and Andy!! Your on your way! Good luck to everyone on team

Posted by: Lauren on 6/22/2014 at 3:04 pm

Congratulations to the team. Go Jason!!

Posted by: Dean Chapman on 6/22/2014 at 2:43 pm

Go Russell and Andy on the Emmons ESS team! Good luck you guys!

Posted by: Gwen on 6/22/2014 at 12:06 pm

Congratulations Seth! Another great life memory. Can’t wait to see those pictures.
See you when you get home.

Posted by: Den Kaufmann on 6/22/2014 at 11:19 am

So glad you made it Seth. We’re really proud of you and anxious to hear how it went. Hope the decent felt easy after the climb up! Congratulations to your team. too.
Dad says “Way to go and another get memory to look back on!!”
See you soon,

Posted by: Valerie Kaufmann on 6/22/2014 at 11:17 am

Way to go team and Seth!  Grat job!

Posted by: R on 6/22/2014 at 10:07 am

Fantastic! We are proud of you. You did it.

Posted by: Jeanette Kaufmann on 6/22/2014 at 10:06 am

YAY Daddy! We love you!!!!!!!!!

We are all so proud of your accomplishment!!!!!!!!! :D
Madison, Nicholas, Angela, Reagan and Grace

Posted by: Angela Chapman on 6/22/2014 at 9:36 am

Way to go Dylan Weber! Very proud of you and your journey.

Posted by: Mom and Dad on 6/22/2014 at 9:15 am

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