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Top 100 Climbers by Distinct Peaks Climbed

RankClimberAscentsPeaksTrip ReportsGain-FtGain-MList of ListsMost Recent Ascent
1.Packard, Bob5118Ascent List4899Peak List    List of Lists2014-04-09
2.Josephson, Arthur5415Ascent List3476Peak List  32Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-04-22
3.Kalet, Brian3814Ascent List3144Peak List  63Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-04-21
4.Vitz, John2936Ascent List2748Peak List    List of Lists2014-03-19
5.Schwab, Bob2590Ascent List2475Peak List    List of Lists2014-04-05
6.Lostracco, Ben3075Ascent List2297Peak List  1330Trip Reports  1,997,770  608,920List of Lists2014-04-23
7.Jones, Ken2265Ascent List2105Peak List  321Trip Reports  2,666,348  812,703List of Lists2014-03-26
8.Bernier, Alan2446Ascent List2079Peak List  108Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-04-21
9.Carey, Richard2171Ascent List1964Peak List  381Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-03-23
10.Flood, Terry3134Ascent List1944Peak List  192Trip Reports  1,200  366List of Lists2014-04-24
11.Bloomer, Jim1897Ascent List1867Peak List  7Trip Reports  6,163  1,878List of Lists2014-03-28
12.Sumner, Bob2440Ascent List1845Peak List    List of Lists2014-03-31
13.Poulin, Dennis1889Ascent List1682Peak List  1117Trip Reports  2,589,654  789,327List of Lists2014-04-13
14.Myers, Grant1530Ascent List1500Peak List  14Trip Reports  134,416  40,970List of Lists2014-04-13
15.Shortt, Rickey2878Ascent List1465Peak List  5Trip Reports  39,755  12,117List of Lists2013-11-24
16.Wyman-Henney, Susan1510Ascent List1464Peak List    List of Lists2014-04-22
17.Martin, Andy1443Ascent List1430Peak List    List of Lists2014-04-13
18.Roach, Gerry1425Ascent List1410Peak List  3Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-02-25
19.Earl, Edward1499Ascent List1387Peak List  196Trip Reports  2,249,843  685,752List of Lists2014-04-20
20.MacLeod, Gordon1342Ascent List1337Peak List    List of Lists2010-01-20
21.Martin, Bob1257Ascent List1257Peak List    List of Lists2004-10-28
22.Hebert, Bill1365Ascent List1253Peak List  299Trip Reports  216,708  66,053List of Lists2014-02-27
23.Burd, Bob1202Ascent List1199Peak List  4Trip Reports  List of Lists2013-08-26
24.Richardson, Martin1204Ascent List1198Peak List  132Trip Reports  List of Lists2013-11-21
25.Retemeyer, Jim1432Ascent List1162Peak List  41Trip Reports  9,613  2,930List of Lists2014-04-24
26.Schwartz, Michael1244Ascent List1161Peak List  101Trip Reports  List of Lists2013-09-29
27.Stolk, John1281Ascent List1153Peak List  25Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-04-19
28.Massad, Serge1593Ascent List1089Peak List  76Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-04-07
29.Woodall, Rob1109Ascent List1073Peak List  382Trip Reports  1,187,902  362,073List of Lists2014-04-21
30.Ellsworth, Dick1063Ascent List1061Peak List  1Trip Reports  1,400  427List of Lists2014-04-21
31.Bjørstad, Petter1119Ascent List1059Peak List  145Trip Reports  2,797,246  852,601List of Lists2014-04-20
32.Laverdure, Jean André 1654Ascent List1040Peak List  472Trip Reports  392,423  119,611List of Lists2014-04-19
33.Helman, Adam1054Ascent List1024Peak List  176Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-04-09
34.Johnson, Frederick1222Ascent List988Peak List  352Trip Reports  271,997  82,905List of Lists2014-01-02
35.Garry, Paul1143Ascent List987Peak List  6Trip Reports  8,000  2,438List of Lists2014-04-13
36.Lobdell, Fred959Ascent List958Peak List    List of Lists2014-04-22
37.Wymore, Jobe1844Ascent List956Peak List  1Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-04-24
38.Pig, ManBear1090Ascent List950Peak List    List of Lists2014-03-08
39.Dodge, Daryn1077Ascent List926Peak List  96Trip Reports  254,540  77,584List of Lists2014-04-13
40.Worth, Tim933Ascent List912Peak List  25Trip Reports  List of Lists2013
41.Barr, Peter1234Ascent List911Peak List    List of Lists2012-09-17
42.John, Thompson987Ascent List887Peak List    60  18List of Lists2014-04-13
43.Newton, Lee884Ascent List879Peak List  214Trip Reports  304,681  92,867List of Lists2014-04-16
44.McCormick, Mark996Ascent List869Peak List  24Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-04-13
45.Beavon, Fred963Ascent List857Peak List  85Trip Reports  List of Lists2013-09-19
46.Ziak, Rodney1203Ascent List856Peak List  99Trip Reports  988,663  301,344List of Lists2014-03-27
47.Gerlach, Greg1192Ascent List843Peak List  45Trip Reports  101,358  30,894List of Lists2014-04-18
48.Oeser, Ken838Ascent List838Peak List    List of Lists2014-04-20
49.Boos, Andy1233Ascent List830Peak List  2Trip Reports  726,998  221,589List of Lists2014-04-11
50.Christensen, Keith876Ascent List796Peak List  4Trip Reports  16  5List of Lists2014-04-19
51.Molen, Dean848Ascent List788Peak List  243Trip Reports  69,750  21,260List of Lists2014-04-23
52.Fieberling, Karl780Ascent List780Peak List    3,800  1,158List of Lists2014-04-23
53.Waxman, Asher1670Ascent List772Peak List  1005Trip Reports  24,717  7,534List of Lists2014-04-12
54.Peters, William807Ascent List770Peak List    List of Lists2014-01-30
55.Kloster, Vince769Ascent List769Peak List    List of Lists2014-01-25
56.Kerr, Bob894Ascent List763Peak List  20Trip Reports  List of Lists2012-12-30
57.Newman, Laura837Ascent List753Peak List  15Trip Reports  890  271List of Lists2014-04-06
58.Slayden, Greg1200Ascent List753Peak List  219Trip Reports  1,925,834  586,994List of Lists2014-04-20
59.Stone, Peter855Ascent List749Peak List  287Trip Reports  193,263  58,907List of Lists2014-04-19
60.Winger, Charlie758Ascent List747Peak List  10Trip Reports  17,000  5,182List of Lists2014-04-17
61.Dean, Denis746Ascent List725Peak List    List of Lists2014-03-09
62.Dunn, Mick1405Ascent List724Peak List    List of Lists2014-03-02
63.Bolton, Bob818Ascent List723Peak List  120Trip Reports  338,556  103,192List of Lists2014-04-20
64.Dunham, Dave1149Ascent List723Peak List  1149Trip Reports  1,001,702  305,319List of Lists2014-04-06
65.Rodenak, Mike859Ascent List720Peak List    List of Lists2014-04-20
66.Gosnell, Michael942Ascent List712Peak List  14Trip Reports  231,829  70,661List of Lists2014-03-22
67.Covill, Dave713Ascent List705Peak List    List of Lists2014-04-21
68.Dixon, Steve792Ascent List704Peak List  1Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-04-19
69.Oestreicher, Richard964Ascent List684Peak List  799Trip Reports  631,926  192,611List of Lists2014-04-20
70.Surgent, Scott723Ascent List678Peak List  79Trip Reports  170,624  52,006List of Lists2014-04-12
71.Michelson, Paul732Ascent List668Peak List  47Trip Reports  1,491,366  454,568List of Lists2014-04-19
72.Zerphey, Charles664Ascent List662Peak List    List of Lists2014-03-31
73.Sandorff, Al678Ascent List660Peak List  99Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-04-19
74.Barlow, Craig671Ascent List659Peak List  7Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-04-20
75.Mitchler, John672Ascent List659Peak List    List of Lists2010-07
76.Willis, Craig703Ascent List657Peak List  62Trip Reports  1,103,512  336,350List of Lists2014-04-19
77.Everett, Roxanne655Ascent List655Peak List    List of Lists2012-09-09
78.Pramuk, Gabriel708Ascent List649Peak List  20Trip Reports  515,087  156,999List of Lists2013-09-04
79.Barlow, James766Ascent List646Peak List  495Trip Reports  1,115,668  340,056List of Lists2014-04-18
80.Hagan, Tim1195Ascent List646Peak List  19Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-04-17
81.Tibbetts, Andrew644Ascent List641Peak List    List of Lists2013-08-09
82.Halstead, Rob636Ascent List634Peak List    List of Lists2014-04-21
83.Morrow, John872Ascent List630Peak List  267Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-04-12
84.Sheriff, Steve632Ascent List629Peak List  36Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-03-22
85.Richter, Dan715Ascent List628Peak List  17Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-03-09
86.Noel, Eric765Ascent List622Peak List  338Trip Reports  926,229  282,315List of Lists2014-02-16
87.Oeser, Alexandra622Ascent List622Peak List    List of Lists2012-10-17
88.Oeser, Annette615Ascent List615Peak List    List of Lists2014-01-20
89.Olson, David613Ascent List612Peak List    List of Lists2013-09-02
90.Carlson, Josh641Ascent List597Peak List  21Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-04-13
91.Down, Nick616Ascent List590Peak List  59Trip Reports  3  1List of Lists2014-04-20
92.Henney, Victor586Ascent List586Peak List    List of Lists2014-03-31
93.Skrede, Lyngve632Ascent List582Peak List  106Trip Reports  63,776  19,439List of Lists2013-12-20
94.Wallen, Roy596Ascent List581Peak List  4Trip Reports  List of Lists2013-09-01
95.Wheeler, Terry653Ascent List576Peak List  36Trip Reports  387,150  118,003List of Lists2014-04-21
96.Raether, Don655Ascent List566Peak List  401Trip Reports  952,800  290,413List of Lists2014-04-17
97.Butler, Winnette1439Ascent List557Peak List  259Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-04-24
98.Sarna, John E689Ascent List555Peak List  202Trip Reports  919,188  280,169List of Lists2013-04-04
99.Martin, Matt671Ascent List550Peak List    List of Lists2014-04-19
100.Williamson, Kevin547Ascent List547Peak List    List of Lists2009-02-13

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