“At first an ordeal and then an accomplishment, the daily run becomes a staple, like bread, or wine, a fine marriage, or air. It is also a free pass to friendship.”
~ Benjamin Cheever, Strides
Saturday, August 24, 2013
For those that haven't seen the summit registry yet, I did reach the summit of Mt. Rainier yesterday! Summit day was a brutal 17.5 hours long! I promise a full recap in the next few days. For now, here are a couple of pictures from the climb.
Rest stop on the way to Camp Muir
Ready to leave Camp Muir, 12:30am
Climb team at the first ladder. Above Disappointment Cleaver