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Date Saturday  6/21/2014
Group State CMC
Event Title Rainier Graduation Climb
Status Approved
Leader Greg Long
Member Price $425.00
Available Participants No tickets left
Type Outings

Location

Mt Ranier


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Trip leader:Greg Long

8 trips to rainier/6 successful summits

Co-leader: Jim Rickard



Details

TRIP OVERVIEW:

PPG HAMS graduation climb of Emmons Glacier route on Mt. Rainier

TYPE OF ACTIVITY/LEVEL OF ACTIVITY: Strenuous Glacier travel
MAX # OF PARTICIPANTS: 10
ACCOMMODATIONS: Camping plus 1 night hotel
SKILLS & TRAINING REQUIREMENTS: HAMS graduates
PRE-TRIP ACTIVITIES: 4-5 training climbs
INCLUDED IN TRIP FEE: Climbing permits, park entry fee, rental cars, gas for cars, one night hotel, one dinner in a restaurant, leader expenses
NOT COVERED IN TRIP FEE: RT airfare, baggage fees, travel insurance if desired, meals
POSSIBLE COST VARIATIONS: (if applicable, include $ amount) ie: Single supplement
ITINERARY:
Day 1 – Fly Denver to Seattle, pick up rental cars, drive to park and hike to Glacier Basin Camp
Day 2 – Hike from Glacier basin to Camp Schurmann
Day 3 – Crevasse rescue training at camp Schurmann
Day 4 – Midnight departure from camp. Summit attempt
Day 5 – Alternate summit bid/Hike out to trailhead, return to Seattle. Night in hotel near airport. Dinner at Salty’s in W. Seattle
Day 6 – Time permitting, tourist stop in Seattle. Return flights to Denver.






Notes



PAYMENT SCHEDULE:
Deposit Amount: $200
Deposit Due Date: March 30, 2014
Balance: $225
Due Date: June 1, 2014