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Mt. Rainier: Summit Climb on Top July 7th!

Posted by: Brent Okita, Alex Barber, Lance Colley | July 07, 2013
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 14,410'

The Four Day Summit Climb led by RMI Guide Brent Okita reached the summit of Mt. Rainier this morning with 100% of their team members.  Brent reported perfect conditions with light winds and clear skies.
They started their descent from the crater rim shortly after 7 a.m. and will return to Camp Muir for a short break before continuing down to Paradise.

we look forward to seeing the group at Rainier BaseCamp this afternoon.

Congratulations to the entire Four Day Summit Climb June 4 - 7, 2013 Team!

An RMI Team approaching the summit of Mt. Rainier.  Photo: Seth Waterfall

Way to go Ian and Jack and the entire team. Such a wonderful accomplishment. mom

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Posted by: pat white on 7/7/2013 at 4:04 pm

Congratulations Matt & Scott & the entire team! What an awesome achievement!

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Posted by: Anne Kinate on 7/7/2013 at 9:45 am

Mt. Rainier: June 29, 2013 Update

Posted by: Sean Collon, Lance Colley | June 29, 2013
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mount Rainier
Elevation: 12,700'

Thunder, lightning and white-out conditions kept the Four Day Summit Climb led by RMI Guide Paul Edgren from reaching the summit of Mt. Rainier today.  The team was able to reach an elevation of 12,700’ before making a decision to turn around and head for better conditions lower on the mountain.

RMI Guide Eric Frank and the Five Day Summit Climb Team will spend the day at Camp Muir acclimatizing before making their summit attempt tonight.

Low visibility on Mt. Rainier today. Photo: Paul Edgren

Congratulations to everyone! Jesse, we’ve got the bubbly waiting!

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Posted by: The Cude Girls on 6/30/2013 at 8:02 am

Good luck, Dad!  I wish I was there with you like we’d planned.  Pretty soon you’ll have more bragging rights over me.  Love, Craig

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Posted by: Craig Cude on 6/29/2013 at 11:43 pm