Crews Rescue Two Climbers on Mt. BakerRescuers airlifted the pair off a steep slope at 8,800 feet.Author:Backpacker ContributorsPublish date:Jul 10, 2018Mt. BakerCurt SmithRescuers responded to a call for help from an injured climber on Mt. Baker last Sunday, successfully airlifting him and his hiking partner to safety from a 8,800-foot rock slope. The injured man had broken his arm and some ribs.