Entries From Rainier 9-15-2012

Mt. Rainier: September 15th Summit!

Posted by: Billy Nugent | September 15, 2012
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 14,410'

The Four Day Summit Climb September 12 - 15 led by RMI Guide Billy Nugent reached the summit of Mt. Rainier this morning.  The team reported calm winds and cold temperatures with high cirrus clouds above.  Shortly after 9 am PT they began their descent from the crater rim.  They will return to Camp Muir and then continue down to Paradise.  We look forward to seeing them in Ashford later today.

Congratulations to today’s summit climbers!


Billy, Nick and Robby, Thanks for making our summit possible. Getting there was my most amazing physical accomplishment and I owe it to your outstanding guidance. I was happy with… read more

Posted by: Blue Bob Robison on 9/29/2012 at 5:38 pm