Word from the mountain: 22 climbers reached the summit today and everyone is headed back down to base camp. Wow!
Here's the comprehensive list of climbers and where they reached their personal summits on Mt. Shasta today:
Carol Anderson—Misery Hill, 13,500 feet
Hester Bennett—West Face, 10,000 feet
Shiera Brady Henderson—Summit
Mary Beth Cadwell—Summit
Carly Chomer—West Face, 12,500 feet
Paul Engstrom—West Face, 12,000 feet
Betsy Gordon—Summit Plateau, 14,000 feet
Cadie Jessup—West Face, 10,000 feet
Brook McCormick—Summit Plateau, 14,000 feet
Amanda Michaud—West Face, 12,500 feet Top of the West Face, 13,100 feet
Kathy Mow—West Face, 11,800 12,000 feet
Betsy Ogden—West Face, 12,500 feet
Cathy Ann Taylor—Summit
Linda Trenholm—West Face, 10,000 feet
Melissa (Lisa) Walthers—Summit
We are so proud of each and every one of these climbers! Get safely back to base camp, team, and we can't wait to congratulate you in person tomorrow.
Correction note, 6/30/2011: The above summits are the best information we had from the guides via radio as of 6/22/2011, but if you see an error, please contact us and we'd be happy to correct it for the record!