A Little About Me

Personal records:

Lowest altitude attained: -1,401' (-427 m) Dead Sea, Israel

Highest altitude attained 23,405' (7134m) Pik Lenin, Kyrgyzstan

Highest sleeping altitude 20,172' (6150m) Pik Lenin Camp 3 (don't ever want to sleep higher)

Lowest elevation with altitude sickness: Mont Blanc, France

Longest day on a mountain: 20 hours, Bear Creek Spire, Sierra Nevada, CA

Hardest rock lead (trad): 5.10b

Hardest rock lead (sport): 5.10a

Hardest crack solo 5.10a

Hardest crack down climb solo 5.9

Hardest face solo 5.11a

Longest fall on rock: 20 ft, Fingertip Traverse (5.3), Tahquitz Rock, CA (yes, I fell on a 5.3)

Longest bouldering fall: 18 ft, Santee Boulders, CA

Longest fall on snow/ice: 250 feet or so, Dana Couloir, Mount Dana, CA (skiing)

Coldest swim (unplanned): Lake Mary, Mammoth Lakes, CA - fell through ice while crossing the lake on skis

Hardest ice lead: WI3 (well maybe 2.5)

The most consecutive nights spent in a tent: 23

Highest elevation with skis: Mount Shasta (14K)

Running total of unplanned bivouacs: 2

Completed peak lists: CA 14ers

Next major climb (if any): Khan Tengri (7010m), Tien Shan

Other peaks wish list:
-Mount Elbrus (note to self: bring skis)
-Grand Teton (Exum route)
-Mt Baker ski
Closer to home:
- Whitney East Face
- Swiss Arete (Sill)
- Banner East Arete
- Humphreys East Arete (incomplete)

Longest time without any income: 10 months

Also member of the California Mountaineering Club and the SCMA

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