Mt Baker & Mt Rainier

Here are some pictures from a mountaineering course on Mt Baker and Mt Rainier in June 2009 with Alpine Ascents International.

Mt Baker Mt Rainier

Main gallery (69 pictures)
Supplementary "people" gallery (51 pictures)

Mon 1 June: Seattle
Tue 2 June: Mt Baker.
Wed 3 June: Snow school.
Thu 4 June: Move to high camp. Advanced crampon techniques.
Fri 5 June: Crevasse rescue.
Sat 6 June: Mt Baker summit.
Sun 7 June: Return to Mt Baker trail head and Seattle.
Mon 8 June: Drive to Paradise, Mount Rainier National Park. Climb to first camp.
Tue 9 June: Move to high camp.
Wed 10 June: From high camp up to the Kautz ice cliffs then on to the Kautz glacier, the Apex of the Wapowety Cleaver and Columbia Crest. Back down to high camp then pack up camp and return to Paradise.
Thu 11 June: Seattle


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Jon Herring [created 20-Jun-2009, modified 17-Oct-2015]