Entries from Mount Rainier
July 30, 2016
The Four Day Summit Climb led by RMI Guide Kel Rossiter reached the summit of Mt. Rainier today. Kel reported clear and cool weather with light winds. The Four Day Summit Climb team left the crater rim at 6:50 am to return to Camp Muir.
We look forward to seeing all the climbers at Rainier BaseCamp this afternoon.
Congratulations to today’s Summit Climb teams!
Way to go, Kelly and Scott!!!!! Awesome job! Can’t wait to hear about your adventure!
Posted by: Suzanne Fielden on 7/30/2016 at 12:30 pm
Woot woot!! The Martins are rock stars! Can’t wait to see pics and hear all about your achievement. Have a fab trip down the mountain - what a spectacular thing to celebrate your wedding anniversary!!
Hugs, your SC contingency in VA
Posted by: Kristen Long on 7/30/2016 at 12:02 pm
July 29, 2016
The Expedition Skills Seminar - Paradise led by RMI Guide Mike Haugen reached the summit of Mt. Rainier this morning. Mike said that it is a “BEAUTIFUL day” on the summit of Mt. Rainier. Mike also reported that 100% of the team reached the summit. The team began their descent before 8:00 a.m. PDT. We are excited to see them in Ashford this afternoon and hear stories of their adventure!
You are our hero Alyssa. HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
Posted by: Susan on 7/29/2016 at 2:35 pm
So proud of my brother for doing this. Way to go Chris Hunsaker. Be safe on the way down.
Posted by: Denise on 7/29/2016 at 12:34 pm
July 29, 2016
RMI Guide Solveig Waterfall and the All Women’s Four Day Summit Climb reached the summit of Mt. Rainier this morning. Solveig reported clear skies and a light breeze on the summit. The team started their descent shortly after 7:00 a.m. PDT. We look forward to seeing them in Ashford this afternoon.
Way to climb ladies!
You go girls! You are an awesome bunch. Looking forward to the photos
Posted by: Jessie's dad on 7/29/2016 at 12:39 pm
You go girls! I hope there are pictures!!
Posted by: Sara S. on 7/29/2016 at 10:23 am
July 28, 2016
The Four Day Summit Climb led by RMI Guides Tyler Reid and Ben Liken reached to summit of Mt. Rainier at 5:20 am this morning. Tyler reported clear skies, calm winds and warm temperatures on the top. The team has started their descent and are en route back to Camp Muir.
Congratulations to today’s team!
Congratulations to everyone, especially Mario P. I can’t wait to hear about the trek and see some beautiful photos. What a great accomplishment.
Posted by: D Zabel on 7/28/2016 at 1:11 pm
Well done ... Can’t wait to hear about the trip.
Posted by: Jeff and Karen on 7/28/2016 at 9:42 am
July 27, 2016
Posted by: Zeb Blais
The Expedition Skills Seminar - Emmons Team Reached the Summit of Mt. Rainier via the Emmons route early this morning. RMI Guide Zeb Blais reported that the team had a great climb with absolutely beautiful weather. The team is back at Camp Schumann and will spend the evening finishing up their training. They return to Rainier Basecamp tomorrow afternoon.
Congratulations to the Emmons Team!
July 27, 2016
RMI Guides Katrina Bloemsma and Steve Gately led their teams to the summit of Mt. Rainier this morning. The weather report from the top was calm, sunny, and warming up quickly. At 7:15 a.m. they began their descent from the crater rim.
Congratulations to the teams!
July 26, 2016
RMI Guide Nick Hunt and the Five Day Summit Climb reached the highest point in Washington State, the summit of Mt. Rainier, this morning. Nick’s report from the summit said today was a beautiful day with light winds. The team left the summit to begin their descent just after 7:00 a.m. PDT. The will return to Ashford this afternoon.
Way to climb!
July 26, 2016
The Four Day Summit Climb led by RMI Guide Peter Whittaker reached the summit of Mt. Rainier this morning. Peter reported light winds and clear skies. The team began their descent shortly after 7:00 a.m. PDT. We look forward to greeting the team in Ashford later this afternoon.
Way to go Troy! We are all very proud of you - another great accomplishment!
Posted by: Dean Fulton on 7/26/2016 at 12:49 pm
Woohoo! Congratulations to the group! Looks like the weather cooperated
Posted by: Becky on 7/26/2016 at 9:55 am
July 25, 2016
Posted by: Brent Okita
This morning RMI Guide Brent Okita led his team to the Mt. Rainier summit. With a forecasted freezing level over 15,000’ and sunny skies, the team began their ascent from Camp Muir in the early morning hours. After spending some time on the top, the team began their descent at 6:40 a.m.
Congratulations to Brent and his team!
Congratulations!!! That is awesome. It’s must have been beautiful at the top. Such a thrill!
Posted by: Dana Coletti on 7/25/2016 at 4:48 pm
Congrats! Love you!
Posted by: Ian and Becca on 7/25/2016 at 3:51 pm
July 24, 2016
The Mount Rainier Summit Climb, led by Mike Walter and Solveig Waterfall, successfully summited this morning. The teams were leaving the crater rim at 7:15 a.m., reporting light winds and blue skies.
Awesome job guys! Trevor Hayes, we are proud of you!!
Amanda and JT
Posted by: Amanda Hayes on 7/24/2016 at 5:33 pm
Congratulation to Dale Fogg and the team! You all are pretty amazing!! What an accomplishment
Posted by: Georgette and Gabby on 7/24/2016 at 4:06 pm