Video: People of Rainier – Mountaineering Legends
Follow the stories of people whose lives have been changed by The Mountain as we highlight colorful characters and personalities of Mt. Rainier. It is their stories that define the iconic Mt. Rainier region. From the time when folks first set eyes on this majestic mountain peak, it has inspired people from the depth of their souls. Our video series tells the stories of how many have become one with this mountain, each from a unique perspective; each with a different story to tell. All inspiring!
Rainier climbing legends Lou Whittaker, George Dunn, Bronka Sundstrom and Lhakpa Gelu Sherpa share their memories on ‘The Mountain’ and pay tribute to their fellow climbers. Also featuring climber, guide, artist and author, Dee Molenaar.
Climbing footage courtesy Jayson Yagi, www.jaysonyagi.com.