Mount Rainier Summit Log (#22028)
- Signed By: kerberos
- Date Submitted: July 30, 2010
- Date(s) climbed: July 16-21, 2010
- Number of People Encountered: 0-10 people
- Recommend to a Friend: Highly
Climbed with my friends Dan, Jay and Shijung, all of us first timer.
Route - Paradise - Camp Muir (camped July 17), traverse right (east) across Cowlitz Glacier, through the middle of Cathedral Gap - Ingrahams Flat (camped and left ~2:30 AM July 18)- traverse right(north) and onto the base of the Disappointment Cleaver - Columbia Crest - and back.
Summit day - ~10 AM July 18, 2010 ~20-30 mph howling wind but clear blue skies.
Awesome time!an experience of a lifetime!