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Ascend Mount Rainier
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Ascend Mount Rainier

 

Page Type: Gear Review

Object Title: Ascend Mount Rainier

Manufacturer: Weekend Climber Productions

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Page By: m2rainier

Created/Edited: Oct 26, 2005 / Oct 26, 2005

Object ID: 1444

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Interactive guide to several of the most popular routes on the mountain, including in-depth descriptions of Dissapointment Cleaver and Emmons Glacier.
Color DVD; copyright 2002
Produced by Weekend Climber Productions
Follow the progress of a guided party attempting the 14,410 ft. summit, and experince first hand what it takes to climb to the top and back down
Covers the types of physical challenges that can be expected on these climbs and what hazards to be aware of on the mountain
Special features: commentary by Eric Simonson, video panoramas, 3-D interactive route maps and 2-D interactive route maps
Includes 360 interactive panorama, climbing terms glossary and guide service information
.. Made in USA.

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m2rainierUntitled Review

Voted 3/5

You get a feel that Weekend Climber Productions is a home based business when you watch their films. This title is more interesting than their Denali DVD, and has an engaging interview with Eric Simonson, although the sound is terrible. There is a lot of good information in the video and I rate it a 3 star because of the information contained in it but low still because of the video/audio quality.
Posted Oct 26, 2005 4:32 am

travisgollaherUntitled Review

Voted 3/5

This is the best movie out of the Ascend series video collection as stated above it contains an almost encyclopidec amount of basic info on Rainier. How ever the quality is questionable.True climber's will still watch this. I am disapointed that the climbers in the video didn't compleat the climb they should of done that.Rent it if you can before you buy.
Posted Oct 26, 2005 1:51 pm

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