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Rapping off the First Flatiron

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Aurora, Colorado, United States

Power = 226 (Vote Weight = 91.42%)


Occupation: cultural icon

Website: http://www.restlessadventurer.net/mountaineering

Trail Journals: My last long distance hike

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A Few Words: Be sure to visit my website for more details, photos, and movies. Some of my highlights are here.

    Personal records
  • Highest Altitude: 20,561 ft / 6.268 m [Cumbre Veintemilla, Chimborazo, Ecuador].
  • Highest Sleeping Altitude: 16,298 ft / 4.969 m [refugio, Chimborazo, Ecuador]
  • Most vertical in a day: 5,666 ft / 1.717 m* [El Corazón, Pichincha, Ecuador] *suspicious GPS reading though
  • Longest Glissade: 4,000 ft! / 1.212 m [West Face, Mt. Shasta, California, US]
  • Longest Rappel: 164 ft / 50 m [waterfall outside of Baños, Ecuador]
  • Longest Free Rappel: 165 ft / 50 m [Seneca Rocks, West Virginia]
  • Longest Approach: 2,170+ miles / 3.390 km [Mt. Katahdin, Maine, US]
  • Highest winds: ?? m/hr / ?? km/hr [Nevado Cayambe, Cayambe, Ecuador]
    Long Distance Backpacking (trailname: Hardcore)
  • AT 2000 GA->ME: 2,167+ miles (3495+ km)/ 6.5 months
  • CdS 2002: 725+ miles (1170+ km) / 7 weeks
  • JMT 2003: 211+ miles (340+ km) / 17 days
  • LT 2005: 270+ miles (435+ km) / 33 days
  • MST 2007: ~950 miles (1532+ km) / 66 days
  • HWP 2007: 85 miles (136 km) / days
  • WHW 2007: 95 miles (152 km) / days
  • GCL (CT) 2011: 740 miles (1156 km) / ~65 days
  • AZT 2013: ~800 miles
  • Longest Day 26.5 mi (43 km)

A note regarding my summit and route logs: I record a summit once and I may not necessarily update the entry on multiple ascents. For routes I have retro-signed a few that are memorable to me for some reason. I might start signing more in the future.


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My Areas & Ranges (4)
The Maze (Canyonlands National Park)
Cordillera Occidental (Ecuador) (Volcanoes on SP (index))
Cordillera Oriental (Ecuador) (Volcanoes on SP (index))
My Mountains & Rocks (17)
Jay Peak (Green Mountains (Vermont))
Sterling (Whiteface) Mountain (Green Mountains (Vermont))
Volcán Paricutín (Mexican Volcanoes)
Antisana (Cordillera Oriental (Ecuador))
Atacazo (Cordillera Occidental (Ecuador))
Corazón (Cordillera Occidental (Ecuador))
Rumiñahui (Cordillera Oriental (Ecuador))
North Table Mountain (Front Range (CO))
Springer Mountain (Appalachian Trail Mountains)
Carihuairazo (Cordillera Occidental (Ecuador))
Columbia Point (Kat Carson) (Sangre de Cristo Mountains)
Conundrum Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Glastenbury Mt. (Green Mountains (Vermont))
West Spanish Peak (Sangre de Cristo Mountains)
Mount Lindsey (Colorado 14ers)
My Routes (50)
Ecstasy Junior (5.4 PG *) (Seneca Rocks)
Little OX (North Table Mountain)
Ruta Sur (Volcán Paricutín)
Boca de Lava Sur (Volcán Paricutín)
East Ridge (std) (Nevado de Toluca (Xinantecatl))
Long Trail/AT southbound (Glastenbury Mt.)
Sendero Pan de Azúcar (Pan de Azúcar)
Ruta Normal (Carihuairazo)
La Travesia Guagua - Rucu (Guagua/Rucu Pichincha)
Standard (Pasochoa)
Ruta Normal (Corazón)
Filo una hora (Corazón)
Standard (Rumiñahui)
Oxymoron (North Table Mountain)
Sidelines (North Table Mountain)
Deck Chairs on the Titanic (North Table Mountain)
In Between the Lines (North Table Mountain)
Mr. Squirrel Places a Nut (North Table Mountain)
Off Line (North Table Mountain)
Beer Drinkers and Hell Raisers (North Table Mountain)
Corniche (North Table Mountain)
John Adams' Adams Apple (North Table Mountain)
Kid's Climb (North Table Mountain)
Camino Inca km 82 (Huayna Picchu)
Thick Crust (North Table Mountain)
Louise (North Table Mountain)
Thelma (North Table Mountain)
Lemons, Limes, and Tangerines (North Table Mountain)
Killians Dead (North Table Mountain)
Big Dihedral (aka Stem Wide) (North Table Mountain)
Local's trail (North Table Mountain)
Golden Cliffs Trail (North Table Mountain)
Espolón de Oro (Pico de Orizaba)
Bald Mtn - West Ridge Trail (Glastenbury Mt.)
Long Trail/AT northbound (Glastenbury Mt.)
Quandary Trail (East Ridge) (Quandary Peak)
AT southbound (Springer Mountain)
West Peak Trail (std) (West Spanish Peak)
North Face Couloir (Castle Peak)
John Muir Trail (Mount Whitney)
Conundrum Couloir (Conundrum Peak)
South Ridge (Conundrum Peak)
South Couloir (Columbia Point (Kat Carson))
Outward Bound Couloir (Columbia Point (Kat Carson))
East Face (Columbia Point (Kat Carson))
Glaciar Jamapa (Ruta Normal) (Pico de Orizaba)
My Lists (2)
My Trip Reports (3)
Vermont End to End: day 3 (Glastenbury Mt.)
211 Mile Approach (Mount Whitney)
5 Million Steps to Maine (Springer Mountain)


Climber's Logs I've Signed (252)
Areas & Ranges (2)
Crater Lake National Park (Cascade Volcanoes)
Mountains & Rocks (214)
Mount Herman (Front Range (CO))
First Flatiron (Boulder Range)
Frasco Benchmark (Sawatch Range)
French Mountain (Colorado's Most Prominent Peaks)
Mount Oklahoma (Sawatch Range)
Capulin Volcano (New Mexico 1k Prominence Peaks)
Spruce Mountain (Pikes Peak Region)
Clinton Peak (Mosquito Range)
McNamee Peak (Mosquito Range)
Traver Peak (Mosquito Range)
Horsetooth Mountain (Front Range (CO))
El Yunque (Caribbean Island Peaks)
Papoose Mountain (Front Range (CO))
Evergreen Mountain (Front Range (CO))
Mount Ouray (Colorado's Most Prominent Peaks)
Mount Flora (Front Range (CO))
Twin Sisters Peaks (Rocky Mountain National Park)
Panorama Point (U.S. State Highpoints)
Bison Peak (Colorado's Most Prominent Peaks)
Little Scraggy Peak (Front Range (CO))
Dinosaur Mountain (Boulder Range)
North Star Mountain (Mosquito Range)
Mount Zion (Golden) (Front Range (CO))
Cheyenne Mountain (Front Range (CO))
Nebel Horn (Boulder Range)
Gemini Peak (Mosquito Range)
Dyer Mountain (Mosquito Range)
Mount Silverheels (Front Range (CO))
Fletcher Mountain (Tenmile Range)
Horseshoe Mountain (Mosquito Range)
Peerless Mountain (Mosquito Range)
Mount Sheridan (Mosquito Range)
Cronin Peak (Colorado's Most Prominent Peaks)
Mount Wilson (Colorado 14ers)
Wilson Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Skyscraper Peak (Indian Peaks (CO))
Crystal Peak (Tenmile Range)
Father Dyer Peak (Tenmile Range)
Mount Buckskin (Mosquito Range)
La Plata Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Holy Cross, Mount of the (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Guyot (Front Range (CO))
Eldorado Mountain (Boulder Range)
Devils Head (Front Range (CO))
The Castle (5th Class Colorado Peaks)
Byers Peak (Vasquez Mountains)
Drift Peak (Tenmile Range)
Grizzly Peak (Front Range (CO))
South Boulder Peak (Boulder Range)
Bear Peak (Boulder Range)
Mount Sanitas (Boulder Range)
Squaw Mountain (Front Range (CO))
Atlantic Peak (Tenmile Range)
Mount Sniktau (Front Range (CO))
Chief Mountain (Front Range (CO))
Green Mountain (Boulder Range)
Mount Galbraith (Front Range (CO))
Ben Nevis (Europe's Highpoints)
Arthur's Seat (Scotland)
Zugspitze (Wettersteingebirge)
Ettaler Manndl (Ammergau Alps GROUP)
Clingmans Dome (Southern Sixers)
Mount Collins (Southern Sixers)
Blackstock Knob (Southern Sixers)
Mount Mitchell (Black Mountains)
Table Rock (Linville Gorge)
Seneca Rocks (Allegheny Mountains)
Mount Davis (U.S. State Highpoints)
Volcán Paricutín (Mexican Volcanoes)
Nevado de Toluca (Xinantecatl) (Mexican Volcanoes)
San Jacinto Peak (California County Highpoints)
Castle Rock (Front Range (CO))
Jay Peak (Green Mountains (Vermont))
Sterling (Whiteface) Mountain (Green Mountains (Vermont))
Mount Mansfield (Green Mountains (Vermont))
Camel's Hump (Green Mountains (Vermont))
Mount Ellen (Green Mountains (Vermont))
Mount Abraham, VT (Green Mountains (Vermont))
Baker Peak (Green Mountains (Vermont))
Pyramid Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Rumiñahui (Cordillera Oriental (Ecuador))
Chimborazo (Andes 6000m Peaks)
Cotacachi (Cordillera Occidental (Ecuador))
Imbabura (Cordillera Oriental (Ecuador))
Illiniza Sur (Iliniza Sur) (Cordillera Occidental (Ecuador))
Atacazo (Cordillera Occidental (Ecuador))
Cotopaxi (Cordillera Oriental (Ecuador))
Corazón (Cordillera Occidental (Ecuador))
Pasochoa (Cordillera Oriental (Ecuador))
Illiniza Norte (Iliniza Norte) (Cordillera Occidental (Ecuador))
Guagua/Rucu Pichincha (Cordillera Occidental (Ecuador))
Rosalie Peak (Front Range (CO))
James Peak & St. Mary's Glacier (Indian Peaks (CO))
Square Top Mountain (Front Range (CO))
North Table Mountain (Front Range (CO))
Estes Cone (Rocky Mountain National Park)
Mount Massive (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Sneffels (Colorado 14ers)
Wetterhorn Peak (Colorado) (Colorado 14ers)
Uncompahgre Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Yale (Colorado 14ers)
Huerfano Peak (UN 13,828) (Sangre de Cristo Mountains)
Mount Lindsey (Colorado 14ers)
West Spanish Peak (Sangre de Cristo Mountains)
San Luis Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Handies Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Sunshine Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Redcloud Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Challenger Point (Colorado 14ers)
Columbia Point (Kat Carson) (Sangre de Cristo Mountains)
UN 13,799 ("Obstruction Peak") (Sangre de Cristo Mountains)
Humboldt Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Crestone Needle (Colorado 14ers)
Crestone Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Thielsen (Cascade Volcanoes)
Mount Shasta (California County Highpoints)
Lassen Peak (California County Highpoints)
Tabeguache Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Antero (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Columbia (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Harvard (Colorado 14ers)
Boundary Peak (Nevada) (Nevada County Highpoints)
Mount Muir (California 14ers)
Mount Whitney (California County Highpoints)
Devils Postpile (US National Monuments)
Half Dome (Yosemite National Park)
Conundrum Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Castle Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Green Mountain (Denver) (Front Range (CO))
Mount Elbert (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Princeton (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Shavano (Colorado 14ers)
Huron Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Carpenter Peak (Front Range (CO))
Guadalupe Peak (Guadalupe Mountains National Park)
Pikes Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Pico de Orizaba (Mexican Volcanoes)
Iztaccihuatl (Mexican Volcanoes)
Mount Adams (Cascade Volcanoes)
Mount Saint Helens (Cascade Volcanoes)
Longs Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Meeker (Rocky Mountain National Park)
Torreys Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Grays Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Bross (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Lincoln (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Cameron (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Democrat (Colorado 14ers)
Capitol Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Snowmass Mountain (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Belford (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Oxford (Colorado 14ers)
Missouri Mountain (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Spalding (Front Range (CO))
Mount Evans (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Sherman (Colorado 14ers)
Quandary Peak (Colorado 14ers)
Mount Bierstadt (Colorado 14ers)
Katahdin (Katahdin Group)
Bigelow Mountain (The Maine Appalachian Trail and Mountains)
The Crockers (The Maine Appalachian Trail and Mountains)
Saddleback Mountain (The Maine Appalachian Trail and Mountains)
Old Speck (White Mountains (NH/ME))
Mount Success (White Mountains (NH/ME))
Mount Moriah (NH) (Carter Range)
Mount Hight (Carter Range)
Carter Dome (Carter Range)
Wildcat Mountain (Carter Range)
Mount Madison (Presidential Range)
Mount Washington (Presidential Range)
Mount Monroe (Presidential Range)
Mount Franklin (Presidential Range)
Mount Pierce (Presidential Range)
Mount Jackson (Presidential Range)
Mount Webster (Presidential Range)
Mount Guyot (NH) (Twin & Franconia Ranges)
South Twin Mountain (Twin & Franconia Ranges)
Mount Garfield (Twin & Franconia Ranges)
Mount Lafayette (Twin & Franconia Ranges)
Mount Lincoln (Twin & Franconia Ranges)
Little Haystack (Twin & Franconia Ranges)
Kinsman Mountain, North and South (White Mountains (NH/ME))
Mount Moosilauke (White Mountains (NH/ME))
Killington Peak (Green Mountains (Vermont))
Stratton Mountain (Green Mountains (Vermont))
Glastenbury Mt. (Green Mountains (Vermont))
Mount Greylock (U.S. State Highpoints)
Bear Mountain (Southern Taconic Range)
Bear Mountain (NY/NJ Highlands)
Pochuck Mountain (NY/NJ Highlands)
Wawayanda Mountain (NY/NJ Highlands)
Sunrise Mountain, NJ (Kittatinny Mountains)
Mount Mohican (Kittatinny Mountains)
Delaware Water Gap - Mt. Minsi (Kittatinny Mountains)
The Pinnacle (Kittatinny Mountains)
Shikellamy Rocks and Overlook (Central Mountains)
Table Rock (Central Mountains)
Whitetop Mountain (Virginia County/City Highpoints)
Charlies Bunion (Great Smoky Mountains)
Blood Mountain (Eastern States Climbers Peak List)
Sassafras Mountain (Appalachian Trail Mountains)
Springer Mountain (Appalachian Trail Mountains)
Routes (30)
Sunrise Coulior (Mount Spalding)
Hoellental (Zugspitze)
Great Arch (5.5*) (Stone Mountain (North Carolina))
U-Slots (5.7) (Stone Mountain (North Carolina))
Via Ferrata (Nelson Rocks Preserve)
Dean-South Ridge (Camel's Hump)
Standard (Rumiñahui)
Normal Route (Illiniza Sur (Iliniza Sur))
Normal Route (Cotopaxi)
Normal Route (Illiniza Norte (Iliniza Norte))
La Travesia Guagua - Rucu (Guagua/Rucu Pichincha)
John Adams' Adams Apple (North Table Mountain)
Killians Dead (North Table Mountain)
Beer Drinkers and Hell Raisers (North Table Mountain)
Corniche (North Table Mountain)
Big Dihedral (aka Stem Wide) (North Table Mountain)
Thick Crust (North Table Mountain)
West Ridge (Mount Thielsen)
West Face Gully (Mount Shasta)
The Cables (Half Dome)
North Face Couloir (Castle Peak)
Espolón de Oro (Pico de Orizaba)
La Arista del Sol (Iztaccihuatl)
South Spur (Mount Adams)
Loft Route (Mount Meeker)
Hunt Trail (Katahdin)
Crawford Path (Mount Washington)
Canyons (5)
Vintgar Gorge (Julian Alps)
Grand Canyon National Park (U.S. National Parks)
Mahoosuc Notch (Mahoosuc Range)
Custom Objects (1)
Whoa Nelli Deli (Eastern Sierra)

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