Ascent of Mount Rainier on 2010-08-05
|Others in Party:||Ken Pieh (DS)|
Shoshon Tama-Sweet (DS)
|Date:||Thursday, August 5, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||14411 ft / 4392 m|
Ascent Trip ReportDay 1: Hiked to Muir (6.5 hours)
Day 2: Snow practice
Day 3: Rest
Day 4: summit (left at 12:09 arrived at 9:42) Slow pace.
Day 5: Descent from Muir (2:45 minutes)
Clear weather overlooking smokey forest fires below. Poor views of other peaks. Could not even see Olympics.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||8911 ft / 2716 m|
| Route:||Disappointment Cleaver|
| Trailhead:||Paradise 5500 ft / 1676 m|
| Quality:||9 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Exposed Scramble, Glacier Climb|
| Gear Used:||Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Tent Camp|
| Weather:||Hot, Calm, Low Clouds|
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