Mt. Rainier: June 24th SUMMIT!

Posted by: Brent Okita, Mike Uchal, Christina von Mertens, Seth Waterfall, Mike King, Alex Barber, Robby Young | June 24, 2014
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 14,410'

Early this morning the Four Day Summit Climb led by Brent Okita reached the summit of Mt. Rainier.  Brent reported clouds above and winds 20 mph, and some new snow on the mountain.  The team has started their descent and are now en route back to Camp Muir.

The Expedition Skills Seminar - Emmons Team led by Seth Waterfall reached the summit via the Emmons route at 11:50am this morning.  The will spend a bit of time on the summit before starting their descent.

Congratulations to Today’s Teams!



Good job NS fellas! Hope you have some good snaps to show us - looking forward to you coming home :)

Posted by: Megan on 6/24/2014 at 5:53 pm

Well done Andrew and crew. Suggest you take the elevator on the way back down. I guess you are the next guy to climb the mast.

Posted by: Herbie on 6/24/2014 at 4:48 pm

Congratulations Andrew, Adam and the rest of your team. Can’t wait to hear all about the adventure.

Posted by: Nova Crew on 6/24/2014 at 3:40 pm

Well done! Can’t wait to hear all about it
Your girls are missing you Rob! Xoxox

Posted by: Sarah on 6/24/2014 at 3:37 pm

Congratulations!  Looking forward to your pictures and stories.  Love to all.

Posted by: June/Mom on 6/24/2014 at 3:12 pm

Congratulations Andrew to you and your team

Posted by: Janet Hayward on 6/24/2014 at 3:04 pm

Congratulations Andrew and Russell.  What an awesome achievement.  Can’t wait to see the pictures.

Posted by: Richard & Margaret on 6/24/2014 at 12:55 pm

Congrats Andrew and Emmons Team! Love You~ Kim

Posted by: Kim on 6/24/2014 at 12:28 pm

CONGRATULATION TO ALL!!!!!!!!!  How awesome!  So proud of you Russell and Andy!
Can’t wait to hear all about it!!!

Posted by: Lauren on 6/24/2014 at 11:18 am

Congrats to all the climbers! Especially the Emmons ESS! And especially Russell and Andy C! Get home safe!

Posted by: Gwen on 6/24/2014 at 11:13 am

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