Campbell County Fire Department firefighter Dan Bane carries daughter, Ellioah, 7, as he climbs flights of stairs during the Climb 94 event at Thunder Basin High School Saturday morning on the 20th anniversary of 9/11.
Campbell County Fire Department firefighters carry equipment weighing upwards of 80 pounds with them as they scale the bleachers at Thunder Basin High School Saturday morning during the Climb 94 event.
Community supporters and firefighters with the Campbell County Fire Department participate in the Climb 94 event at Thunder Basin High School on the morning of the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks Saturday.
After the sun rose Saturday morning but before it began beating down, a mix of 30 or so firefighters, men, women and children gathered around the bleachers at Thunder Basin High School.
Dressed in full firefighting suits, complete with helmets and boots, the Campbell County firefighters wore nearly 80 pounds of clothing and equipment in preparation of simulating the climb that first responders made in the World Trade Center towers on 9/11.