The Breast Cancer Fund, with the help of it’s 2016 Mt. Shasta climbers and guides, memorialized the 49 victims of the deadly night club shooting in Orlando, FL. Another flag, with the number 53 written on it, was flown to honor those who were wounded in the tragedy. Shasta Mountain Guides owner and … Read more…
Congratulations to Elizabeth Naylor who reached her personal high point of 12,700 feet on her Mt. Shasta climb! She is headed back to base camp with guide Eric Layton.
Two Purple teams reached the top of the West Face, at 13,200 feet. The Purple Circle team, led by Keith with climbers Jill L. Doug, Shalonda and Janet will continue up the mountain. Congratulations to the Purple Square team, led by Lauren, with climbers Kerry, Sara S. and Jill S. who reached their personal high … Read more…
10:40 a.m. Congratulations to Ulrike Koehne, Ashley Peterson, and Aaron Shields on reaching the Summit of Mt Shasta! Led by Shasta Mountain Guide Nick Caselli, the Blue Circle Team joined by SMG’s Emily Hay, Rich Meyer and Chris Carr and Doctors Sean Malee and Grover Shipman.
Climbers at the top of the West Face, with the Shastina Crater in the background, about the head up Misery Hill!
BLUE circle led by Nick with Ashley,Aaron, Ulrike. Climbers on the BLUE star, with Dane as their guide, have reached their personal high point at 12,500 feet, and are headed back to base camp! Those climbers are Ed and Ritu. PURPLE circle led by Keith with Jill L, Shalonda, Doug and Janet. PURPLE square led by Lauren, with Sara S., Kerry and Jill S. … Read more…
The BLUE team, Rope A, led by Nick C. is over the top of the West Face, at 13,300! Bravo to Nick, Aaron, Ashley and Ulrike!
All climb teams are nearing the top of the West Face, and are between 12,000 and 12,600 feet! Our climbers are making exceptional progress! More to come!
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full sized view of the map Climbers are enjoying mild temperatures, with light winds.