Brown & Brown Team Leaders Hike to the Summit of Mt. Shasta

June 26, 2019

Mt. Shasta, California – Lou Della Penna, Jr., President of Brown & Brown Metro along with David Palmer from the Brown & Brown NE Trails Team and Brian Crowley of Brown & Brown Insurance Brokers of Sacramento hiked to the summit of Mt. Shasta on Friday, June 21st.

The Brown & Brown team leaders joined five other hikers camping out in cold weather tents. On Friday morning they awoke at 12:45am to leave the base camp by 2:00am and arrived at the summit of Mt. Shasta at 9:00am. They hiked back to their base camp at 2:00pm to break down and start the hike out at 2:45pm. After trudging for two hours in 6 to 12 inches of heavy wet snow, the team of hikers made it safely off the mountain at 4:45pm.


Photo – on the summit of Mt. Shasta elevation 14,180 feet are Lou Della Penna, Brown & Brown Metro, David Palmer, Brown & Brown NE Trails Team, and Brian Crowley, Brown & Brown in Rocklin, California.


Lou Della Penna, Jr., David Palmer, and Brian Crowley on the summit of Mt. Shasta