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Snapshots

  1. Curtis ridge looking at Russel Glacier & Willis Wall.

    Snapshot Title: Curtis ridge looking at Russel Glacier & Willis Wall.
    Taken by: Stoney Vintson

    Image: Emmons Glacier, Mount Rainier
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    If you get a chance to go above the Ipsut creek area. on Curtis ridge overlooking the Russel Glacier and Willis wall do it. It is the most amazing view. The last part of the road has been out for a ...



  2. Navigating a larger crevass crossiing

    Snapshot Title: Navigating a larger crevass crossiing
    Taken by: Stoney Vintson

    Image: Emmons Glacier, Mount Rainier
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    Here you can see climbers navigating a larger crevass opening above the three other groups.



  3. another group above other two snapshots

    Snapshot Title: another group above other two snapshots
    Taken by: Stoney Vintson

    Image: Emmons Glacier, Mount Rainier
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    Here is another group of three above the other two snapshots that I selected.



  4. Non RMI group

    Snapshot Title: Non RMI group
    Taken by: Stoney Vintson

    Image: Emmons Glacier, Mount Rainier
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    When you see small groups like this three in probably means that they are not a RMI group.



  5. Hiking up Mt Rainier

    Snapshot Title: Hiking up Mt Rainier
    Taken by: Stoney Vintson

    Image: Emmons Glacier, Mount Rainier
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    This is the slog up Emmons glacier. RMI guides bring many people up this route every year. You can see the switch backs on the glacier. In August the gargantuan size of the crevasses becomes clear....



  6. Crevasses

    Snapshot Title: Crevasses
    Taken by: Ron Schott

    Image: Emmons Glacier, Mount Rainier
    Image Owner: Ron Schott



    Description:

    ... and plenty of 'em!