Ascent of Mount Rainier on 2015-06-20
|Others in Party:||tyler|
|Date:||Saturday, June 20, 2015|
|Ascent Type:||Unsuccessful - Turned Back|
| Elevation:||13900 ft / 4236 m|
Ascent Trip ReportAttempt at Rainier via the Emmons glacier route. Turned back 500ft below summit at 6:30AM (left camp Shurman at 12 AM) due to clouds coming in from South side. Slight route finding issues around bergschrund due to snow bridges melting out early this year.
|Summary Total Data|
| Quality:||3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb, Glacier Climb|
| Gear Used:||Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Bivouac|
| Weather:||Snowing, Cold, Very Windy, Overcast|
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