Ascent of Point Success on 2000-06-24

Climber: Robert Garneau

Others in Party:Sue Garneau
Leon Sharyon
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, June 24, 2000
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Point Success
    Elevation:14158 ft / 4315 m

Ascent Trip Report

80 to 100 mph winds made it impossible to walk from Point Success to Rainier's summit.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:8758 ft / 2669 m
    Quality:10 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Exposed Scramble, Glacier Climb, Ice Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Tent Camp
    Nights Spent:2 nights away from roads
    Weather:Cold, Extremely Windy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:8758 ft / 2669 m
    Route:Kautz Glacier Headwall
    Start Trailhead:Paradise  5400 ft / 1645 m
Descent Statistics

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