6/29 10-Day Course Summits Sahale!

Our 10-Day Course just checked in from the summit of Sahale in the North Cascades!  Everyone is doing great.  They are taking their time on the top because it’s the coolest spot around.  It is pretty darn toasty everywhere in the Pacific Northwest this week and sometimes it takes climbing a mountain to beat the heat.  They also plan on working on map and compass skills this evening.

The team plans on getting an early start back to Seattle in the morning.  They will get additional gear, shower, and rest-up for an attempt on the Kautz on Mount Rainier.

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