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Top 200 Climbers by Vertical Gain

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RankClimber NameHome LocationVert-mMost Recent AscentMost Recent PeakElev-mPeak LocationSorted Ascent List
1.Gerlach, GregUSA-CA1,383,2082018-06-16 6xWild Horse Peak999USA-CAAscent List
2.Bjørstad, PetterNorway-Hordaland1,314,8662018-06-16Slåttenuten738NorwayAscent List
3.Myers, GrantUSA-WA1,024,1112018-06-16Jay Ridge high point1298USA-WAAscent List
4.Jones, KenUSA-WA919,5432018-06-15Cougar Mountain488USA-WAAscent List
5.Poulin, DennisUSA-OR906,0792017-01-17Black Point546USA-CAAscent List
6.Walker, AdamUSA-WA888,4992018-06-17 aInner Constance (Attempt)2337USA-WAAscent List
7.Grant, SamUSA-UT827,2742018-06-17Mount Timpanogos3581USA-UTAscent List
8.Still, BenUSA-AK816,4572018-06-09Mount Ben Stewart1045USA-AKAscent List
9.Lostracco, BenUSA-TX750,2062018-06-17 fCobble Hill274USA-VTAscent List
10.Earl, Edward†USA-WA738,2562015-06-18Mount Isto (Attempt)2736USA-AKAscent List
11.Slayden, GregUSA-WA736,8982018-06-10Cougar Mountain-Clay Pit Peak-N Slope474USA-WAAscent List
12.Butler, WinnetteUSA-CA684,3452018-06-11Cloudburst Summit2139USA-CAAscent List
13.Thomas, WillUSA-WA645,9152018-06-12First Hill112USA-WAAscent List
14.Boulier, BrandonCanada-AB643,4732018-06-10Mount Lawson2832Canada-ABAscent List
15.Tibatong, HabakukGermany-HE584,4312018-06-18Großer Feldberg879Germany-HEAscent List
16.Barlow, JamesUSA-WA562,0202018-06-16Baring Mountain1867USA-WAAscent List
17.Kassan, EricUSA-NV560,3012018-06-09Miller Mountain2661USA-NVAscent List
18.Michelson, PaulUSA-WA542,1662018-06-16Pitcher Mountain1811USA-WAAscent List
19.Woodall, RobUK-England536,2762018-03-09Jebel Khadar South Summit2194OmanAscent List
20.Giurgiulescu, MihaiUSA-CA533,7532018-06-16 bColosseum Mountain3795USA-CAAscent List
21.Gerber, AndrejSwitz-BL476,5872018-05-12Piz Lagrev3165Switz-GRAscent List
22.McClellan, PaulUSA-OR463,4212018-06-03Mount Bachelor2763USA-ORAscent List
23.Willis, CraigUSA-WA462,9712018-06-16Pitcher Mountain1811USA-WAAscent List
24.Boos, AndyUSA-WA440,2972018-06-15Second Mother Mountain1943USA-WAAscent List
25.Albert, SeanUSA-WA428,0102018-06-16Mount Cruiser1860USA-WAAscent List
26.Wilson, DougUSA-WA422,4282018-06-16 bSweet Peak1390USA-WAAscent List
27.Raether, DonUSA-CA412,7982018-05-17 cBarley Flats1707USA-CAAscent List
28.Henry The, Mountain ManUSA-NV391,8622014-06-22Raintree Peak3080USA-NVAscent List
29.Garneau, RobertUSA-NH391,0112018-05-26Mount Jackson1235USA-NHAscent List
30.Sarna, John EUSA-OR383,0742018-06-17Bald Hill230USA-ORAscent List
31.Painter, ChadUSA-WA380,4432018-06-14 bKeechelus Ridge1570USA-WAAscent List
32.Gaudet, DeanUSA-CA373,8102018-06-10Bald Mountain4171USA-COAscent List
33.Dunham, DaveUSA-MA369,7872018-06-09Concord high point262USA-NHAscent List
34.Sasso, JohnUSA-NY365,1202018-04-21Erebus Mountain770USA-NYAscent List
35.Musser, William USA-FL353,1312018-06-18Mount Kineo545USA-MEAscent List
36.Evans, AlexeiUSA-WA344,5592018-05-27Dickerman Mountain1744USA-WAAscent List
37.Hensley, RichardUSA-NV332,0102018-06-18Eagle Mountain701USA-MNAscent List
38. #, AshwinUSA-WA330,7382016-12-31Mount Si1274USA-WAAscent List
39.Ziak, RodneyUSA-MA329,2492018-05-24Unknown Pond Peak1067USA-NHAscent List
40.Kelliher, MatUSA-CA328,6832018-06-10 bBighorn Peak2573USA-CAAscent List
41.Wanberg, MichaelUSA-OR319,4182018-05-05Hunchback Mountain1229USA-ORAscent List
42.Young, CliffUSA-ME318,9782018-06-15 bBottle Mountain919USA-MEAscent List
43.Sanger, DavidUSA-CA315,1182018-06-17 aPeak 894272USA-CAAscent List
44.Noel, EricUSA-WA314,2332018-06-10Big Huckleberry Mountain1280USA-WAAscent List
45.Thate, KarineUSA-MA313,1102013-05-27 hZealand Mountain1292USA-NHAscent List
46.Kwok, AmyUSA-WA309,9872017-07-22Muir Peak3105USA-WAAscent List
47.Oestreicher, RichardUSA-NM309,3932018-06-14Frazer Mountain (Attempt)3707USA-NMAscent List
48.Reed, KeatonUSA-UT304,4392018-06-16 cMonument Peak2457USA-IDAscent List
49.Lennon, AlexUSA-WY298,6382018-06-15Hoback Peak3311USA-WYAscent List
50.Vincent, IdaUSA-WA296,5232018-05-22Granite Mountain1716USA-WAAscent List
51.Themer, KarlUSA-WA291,1152018-06-03Pass Island High Point57USA-WAAscent List
52.Trošcák, OndrejSlovakia-Košice282,5922018-05-19 bStob Binnein1165UK-ScotlandAscent List
53.Kirmse, AndrewUSA-CA282,2612018-06-16Fat Buck Ridge704USA-CAAscent List
54.Boester, BradUSA-NV280,6832018-01-20Peak 72052196USA-NVAscent List
55.Surgent, ScottUSA-AZ280,3062018-06-14 cBeacon Hill2300USA-AZAscent List
56.ONeill, PatrickUSA-CA272,4992018-01-27 bSplit Mountain West518USA-CAAscent List
57.Ells, ChrisUSA-CO271,5082017-08-21Mount Tweto4167USA-COAscent List
58.Luettringhaus, UweUSA-CA262,6582018-06-10Barley Flats1707USA-CAAscent List
59.Bigelow, AndrewUSA-NH259,5452018-03-24Wildcat D1238USA-NHAscent List
60.Laverdure, Jean André USA-NY254,8892018-06-16 bRusk Mountain1122USA-NYAscent List
61.Hall, LenUSA-NH251,7002018-01-05Cheaha Mountain733USA-ALAscent List
62.Lewis, MichaelUSA-WA243,3862017-12-05Round Mountain1622USA-WAAscent List
63.Lara, SandyUSA-CA242,6872018-06-15 3XSuicide Rock2295USA-CAAscent List
64.Rodés Muñoz, PereSpain-Catalonia234,6922017-07-16La Mola1103SpainAscent List
65.914, BMSUSA-NV234,4642018-06-12Mount Hood3426USA-ORAscent List
66.Edmonds, LarryUSA-CA232,3102018-06-16Boulder Basin Peak2323USA-CAAscent List
67.Straub, ChadUSA-WA230,7882018-03-11 cQuartz Mountain1415USA-WAAscent List
68.Kraai, BryanUSA-WA229,0052018-06-16Eagle Mountain701USA-MNAscent List
69.Morehouse, JamesUSA-NV228,2312018-06-08Mummy Mountain3514USA-NVAscent List
70.Friedrich, BrianCanada-BC227,0022018-06-16Mount Lycabettus263GreeceAscent List
71.Lockard, AlexUSA-WA224,6522018-06-15Unicorn Peak2125USA-WAAscent List
72.Russell, KenUSA-WA223,2812018-06-02Mount Mitchell1207USA-WAAscent List
73.Thomas, JohnUSA-WA220,8412018-01-14Foss Peak1989USA-WAAscent List
74.Vadeboncoeur, MattUSA-NH218,3402018-06-13 aSentinel Mountain570USA-MEAscent List
75.Aschbrenner, RyanUSA-NH216,4942018-06-17 cTown high point - Chichester NH309USA-NHAscent List
76.Rankine, AndrewUSA-AZ214,8932017-06-04Králický Sněžník1424Czech Republic/PolandAscent List
77.Johnson, Frederick†USA-CA205,5572015-06-01Vista Point75USA-CAAscent List
78.Darr, John USA-WY203,5942018-06-12Mount Everts (Attempt)2390USA-WYAscent List
79.Sekera, AlisonCanada-AB198,5322017-05-14Lakeview Peak1935Canada-ABAscent List
80.Battaglia, EvanUSA-WA198,1022018-06-16Gunn Peak1902USA-WAAscent List
81.Graham, JamesUSA-CA196,3662018-06-12Anegada High Point11British Virgin IslandsAscent List
82.Morris, CalebUSA-WA194,9852018-06-16Williams Peak3267USA-IDAscent List
83.Stemm, BradUSA-CA192,7882018-05-28 bBlack Benchmark826USA-CAAscent List
84.Lap, SébastienCanada-QC191,7872018-06-14Cap au Diable53Canada-QCAscent List
85.Bolton, BobUSA-WA185,1582018-06-17Job Peak2678USA-NVAscent List
86.Corcoran, SpencerUSA-NH182,7922018-05-29Gile Mountain571USA-VTAscent List
87.Richardsson, BrianUSA-CA181,8782018-05-28Mount Princeton4327USA-COAscent List
88.DeFranco, JackUSA-CA180,4182018-06-16Asbestos Mountain1605USA-CAAscent List
89.Winston, KeithUSA-CA179,4102018-06-17 x4Modjeska Peak1675USA-CAAscent List
90.Newton, LeeSwitz-BL179,3822018-06-15Schneitberg671Switz-ZHAscent List
91.Kalsing, KristianUSA-WA178,6342017-09-13Observation Rock2549USA-WAAscent List
92.Peavy, ScottUSA-AZ178,1982018-06-09Hobble Mountains High Point2272USA-AZAscent List
93.Couët, GabrielCanada-QC177,3132018-06-10 dMont du lac Japet1067Canada-QCAscent List
94.Murray, RobertUSA-MA175,4502018-05-26Stratton Mountain1201USA-VTAscent List
95.Nash, AaronUSA-WA172,1902018-06-04Dirty Harrys Peak1439USA-WAAscent List
96.Bassett, RodrigoUSA-WA172,0202018-06-17Mount Washington1907USA-WAAscent List
97.Olson, DavidUSA-CO171,2292018-03-23Inspiration Point1650USA-COAscent List
98.Krystad, PeterUSA-WA169,6812018-05-27Johnson Mountain1591USA-WAAscent List
99.Peck, LawrenceUSA-MA169,4442018-02-24Mount Whiteface1219USA-NHAscent List
100.Lunde, LupeUSA-SD167,8142018-05-26Flag Mountain2114USA-SDAscent List
101.Uherkovich, SzaniszlóHungary-Baranya166,4382018-06-10Nagy-Tubes612HungaryAscent List
102.Nakajima, TomokoUSA-CA164,9312018-05-30Montanha do Pico2351PortugalAscent List
103.Pramuk, GabrielUSA-UT161,9332017-06-05Deseret Peak3362USA-UTAscent List
104.Triska, JanCanada-ON157,8152018-05-20Cascade Mountain1249USA-NYAscent List
105.Hutchings, TimothyUSA-NY154,5652018-06-16 bNorth Sheep Mountain2530USA-COAscent List
106.Schussler, ArneUSA-ME152,5382016-09-15Mount Abram604USA-MEAscent List
107.Coppa, GrazianoItaly-Piem.152,0482018-06-17 bPitre de l'Aigle2531ItalyAscent List
108.Myers, SteveUSA-CO150,7262018-04-27Guadalupe Peak2667USA-TXAscent List
109.Dolan, JayUSA-CA150,3802018-05-26Bonita Peak1219USA-CAAscent List
110.Varner, SallieUSA-CO149,0612017-11-26Hot Springs Mountain317USA-ARAscent List
111.Caverly, ArthurUSA-NH147,4742018-06-16 bMoody Mountain434USA-MEAscent List
112.Bergeron, PatrickUSA-CA147,4462017-11-05 cMission Peak767USA-CAAscent List
113.Burgess, GeorgeUSA-OR144,6302018-06-15Ball Butte2466USA-ORAscent List
114.Irvine, RyderUSA-ID144,2372018-06-17Bear Pete Mountain2668USA-IDAscent List
115.Dillmore, ShannonUSA-NC143,1312018-03-26Old Cape Point Lighthouse Peak238South AfricaAscent List
116.McHugh, JohnCanada-QC141,5662018-06-16Le Rocher de Sisyphe386Canada-QCAscent List
117.Osterhoudt, Deb & RobUSA-NY140,9932018-02-18Baker Mountain749USA-NYAscent List
118.Eichas, PaulUSA-CO140,7552017-07-16Fletcher Mountain4252USA-COAscent List
119.Christiansen, MikeUSA-UT140,5882018-06-10Boulder Top3450USA-UTAscent List
120.Bedard, RichardUSA-NH137,7922018-06-10Blueberry Mountain811USA-NHAscent List
121.Jayaraman, SrikantUSA-CA137,6292018-05-14Kratka Ridge2291USA-CAAscent List
122.Murphy, JohnUSA-WA134,5602017-08-12Putrid Petes Peak1585USA-WAAscent List
123.Hanson, VicUSA132,3782018-04-06The Flatiron1481USA-AZAscent List
124.Horbal, MattUSA-NV131,5722017-12-17Town Hill76BermudaAscent List
125.Baxter, DanUSA-CA129,7182017-09-04Buck Rock Lookout2591USA-CAAscent List
126.Rex, RyanUSA-UT129,4482018-06-14Mount Heyburn3109USA-IDAscent List
127.Wright, WesleyUSA-UT128,6522017-06-09Broad Fork Twin Peaks-West Peak3453USA-UTAscent List
128.Baker, TroyUSA-WA127,1312017-10-06Chloride Ridge West2610USA-ORAscent List
129.Shipman, StevenUSA-OR125,9512018-05-20China Cap2638USA-ORAscent List
130.Shepard, ChrisUSA-CO125,0902018-05-07Diamond Hill442IrelandAscent List
131.Snapp, BryonUSA-OR124,9942017-09-03McMillan Spire2438USA-WAAscent List
132.McEntee, Connor124,6592018-06-16Mount Lyell3997USA-CAAscent List
133.Ramsey, BeauUSA-WA124,3172018-06-18Hermans Peak1566USA-WAAscent List
134.Brown, FredUSA-NM124,1452018-06-12 cPeak 124563797USA-NMAscent List
135.Wheeler, TerryCanada-QC122,2802016-02-07Pitchoff Mountain1066USA-NYAscent List
136.Quinlan, DanUSA-VT121,4802015-08-22Gore Mountain1086USA-NYAscent List
137.Stolitza, ShelleyUSA-WA120,4532018-03-11Quandary Peak4348USA-COAscent List
138.Hillman, NathanUSA-ME120,3362017-09-13Mount Hale1236USA-NHAscent List
139.Stokes, BenUSA-UT120,1122017-09-23Thayne Peak2638USA-UTAscent List
140.Stephens, RichUSA-AZ119,7532018-06-14Lassen Peak3187USA-CAAscent List
141.Berger, TimUSA-CA119,2312018-05-29San Jacinto Peak3304USA-CAAscent List
142.Bubniak, GregoryUSA-NJ118,6332017-08-31 5Monroe Ridge262USA-NJAscent List
143.Tetazoo, III, James E.USA-WA118,0182017-09-18Stac Pollaidh612UK-ScotlandAscent List
144.Madhusudanan, VineethUSA-WA117,7852016-07-30Tomyhoi Peak2266USA-WAAscent List
145.Wiley, JohnUSA-NY115,4912018-05-13 aHunter Mountain1231USA-NYAscent List
146.Layton, TomUSA-NC113,8312018-06-09Elk Knob1682USA-NCAscent List
147.Smith, Austin D.USA-OR113,5282018-06-16 cWolf Camp Butte1451USA-ORAscent List
148.Valaitis, DeividasCzech Republic-Prague113,2082018-06-17 A1Hochkogel1774AustriaAscent List
149.Cusick, MichaelUSA-CO112,5612018-06-17Cherry Creek State Park High Point1730USA-COAscent List
150.Stone, PeterUK-England112,0332018-06-10 bLovely Seat674UK-EnglandAscent List
151.Mathias, SeanUSA-WA111,6522018-06-08Fortune Peak2250USA-WAAscent List
152.Sexauer, GustavUSA-AZ111,3642018-06-10KA Hill2221USA-AZAscent List
153.Dillenback, MichaelUSA-CA110,0042018-06-16Etiwanda Peak2640USA-CAAscent List
154.Darby, DavidUSA-MA109,9862018-04-03Pico Duarte3098Dom RepAscent List
155.Rice, ScottUSA-WA109,5622018-06-12Pear Butte1942USA-WAAscent List
156.Thorman, MarlinUSA-WA109,5202016-06-10Sahale Peak2646USA-WAAscent List
157.Colbert, JonNew Zealand108,9482016-07-11Single Cone2319New ZealandAscent List
158.De Las Torres, ChikyUSA-CA108,1882018-05-27Monument Hill624USA-CAAscent List
159.Hudson, TimUSA-WA107,5282013-12-31Tusk O'Granite1697USA-WAAscent List
160.Babiev, Lev107,5212018-06-17 bBowsey Hill142UK-EnglandAscent List
161.Bangel, AlanUSA-NY107,2262017-09-12Stillwater Mountain690USA-NYAscent List
162.Man, MapUSA-NH106,9412018-06-16 aBorder Monuments 445-446 Peak1175Canada/USAAscent List
163.Tinkham, JakeUSA-NH106,8012018-06-17Shannon Mountain386USA-NHAscent List
164.Moffatt, BrettUSA-CA105,1572018-06-18Saint Joseph's Hill382USA-CAAscent List
165.Forti, GiovanniItaly-Laz.105,1512018-04-11Monte Alto1904ItalyAscent List
166.Hirniak, JosephUSA104,7212017-08-10East Pocket Knob2193USA-AZAscent List
167.Carpenter, ChipUSA-NH103,9682018-04-24Mount Major544USA-NHAscent List
168.Puckle, DonnieUSA-CO103,6822017-07-01Mount Spalding4219USA-COAscent List
169.Glatz, DanielUSA-AK103,4932018-06-13Little Teton Mountain1221USA-AKAscent List
170.Robinson, PhilUSA-NM103,2552018-06-06 cJawbone Mountain East3231USA-NMAscent List
171.Porter, CarryUSA-WA101,8802017-07-16Kololo Peaks2499USA-WAAscent List
172.Putnam, MikeUSA-CA101,0922013-06-29Mount San Antonio3068USA-CAAscent List
173.Caulfield, SeánIreland-Wexford99,3352018-06-02Wedge Mountain2892Canada-BCAscent List
174.M, JoeCanada-AB99,1522013-08-25Mount Victoria (Attempt)3467Canada-AB/BCAscent List
175.Gopal, Gokul99,0342014-08-13Skunk Knob3383USA-WYAscent List
176.Robert Paquin, Maryse CourvilleCanada-QC98,7672014-10-12Mont Tremblant932Canada-QCAscent List
177.Rhude, David J.USA-MN98,7362017-08-15Mauna Kea4205USA-HIAscent List
178.McAllister, MarkUK-England98,3412018-06-11Cathkin Braes200UK-ScotlandAscent List
179.Dodge, DarynUSA-CA97,1792018-06-16Johnnys Hill1999USA-CAAscent List
180.Okerberg, PaulUSA-MT97,0722018-04-09Big Mountain2073USA-MTAscent List
181.Ru, PowenUSA-CA96,6322018-06-09Johnson Peak3365USA-CAAscent List
182.Willis, DavidCanada-BC96,4542018-06-18Mount Arrowsmith1819Canada-BCAscent List
183.Luher, Robert USA-CA96,1562018-06-14 bCharleston Peak3632USA-NVAscent List
184.Righi, MattiaGermany-BY95,4412018-06-09Kirchlespitze2301Germany-BYAscent List
185.Eckardt, AnnettGermany-HE95,4392018-05-06Großer Feldberg879Germany-HEAscent List
186.Thomas, JerryUSA-NV95,3052018-06-04Bald Mountain3524USA-NVAscent List
187.Still, JillUSA-AK94,9922018-06-03Roberts Peak1163USA-AKAscent List
188.Bryson, RobertUSA-AZ94,9672018-06-16North Cadet Peak-Goat Lake2182USA-WAAscent List
189.Salzmann, JaredUSA-GA94,8352017-06-25Silers Bald1709USA-NC/TNAscent List
190.Koppel, EricUSA-NJ93,7822016-01-31Klissberget266SwedenAscent List
191.Elwell, AbramUSA-WA93,3122017-08-30Luna Peak2533USA-WAAscent List
192.Alexa, RichardSlovakia-No State92,4532018-04-15 bVeľký Javorník1073SlovakiaAscent List
193.Coleman, JoseyUSA-MA92,1182018-03-25 bKillington Peak1291USA-VTAscent List
194.Goyette, SheaCanada-AB91,9972018-06-09Yamnuska2240Canada-ABAscent List
195.Witt, JoseUSA-NV91,6652018-04-25Van Benchmark2014USA-NVAscent List
196.Lombardo, EricUSA-CA89,3222018-05-27Skyline Ridge430USA-CAAscent List
197.Le Gallo, FabienUSA-WA88,2852018-05-13Eldorado Peak2703USA-WAAscent List
198.Massie, RobbieUSA-MT88,2542015-03-24Mount Everest (Attempt)8848China/NepalAscent List
199.Lakin, BethUSA-CO87,6872018-06-12Mount Saint Helens (Attempt)2540USA-WAAscent List
200.Smersh, RandyUSA-CO86,6012018-06-08Mount Oklahoma4220USA-COAscent List

† = Deceased

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