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Ascent of Mount Rainier on 2017-05-19

Climber: Jacob Winey

Others in Party:Tommy Fuerst
Date:Friday, May 19, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Mount Rainier
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:14411 ft / 4392 m

Ascent Trip Report

https://www.14ers.com/php14ers/tripreport.php?trip=17771
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Tommy, riding down the top part of the Fuhrer Finger (2017-05-19). Photo by Jacob Winey.
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Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:8980 ft / 2737 m
    Total Elevation Loss:10489 ft / 3197 m
    Round-Trip Distance:14.7 mi / 23.7 km
    Grade/Class:Grade 2, D10
    Quality:9 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Snow on Ground, Snow Climb, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Skis, Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:8980 ft / 2737 m
    Distance:8 mi / 12.9 km
    Route:Ingraham Glacier
    Start Trailhead:Paradise Parking Lot  5431 ft / 1655 m
    Time:8 Hours 50 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:10489 ft / 3197 m
    Distance:6.7 mi / 10.8 km
    Route:Furher Finger
    End Trailhead:Nisqually River Bridge  3922 ft / 1195 m
    Time:40 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


 GPS Waypoints - Hover or click to see name and lat/long
Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jacob Winey
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Note: GPS Tracks may not be accurate, and may not show the best route. Do not follow this route blindly. Conditions change frequently. Use of a GPS unit in the outdoors, even with a pre-loaded track, is no substitute for experience and good judgment. Peakbagger.com accepts NO responsibility or liability from use of this data.

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Other Photos

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Little Tahoma peak from the base of the Ingraham Icefall during a climb of Rainier (2017-05-19). Photo by Jacob Winey.
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Looking up the Ingraham Icefall during a climb of Rainier (2017-05-19). Photo by Jacob Winey.
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