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Personal Climb Logs

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Personal Lists

Lists personally created by James Barlow. (Search for Lists from other climbers).

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  • Wish List: A list of unclimbed peaks that are high-priority and/or have immediate climbing plans.

Time-Period Summary Reports

These reports show number of peaks climbed, highest point reached, and other statistics grouped by year or month.

User Created Content

US County High Point Links

James Barlow has self-identified as interested in climbing to the high points of counties in the United States.

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The Arctic landscape of the Lofoten archipelago is beneath our feet on this spectacular Norwegian hike (2017-06-20). Photo by James Barlow.
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Monte Cristo as seen from just below Superior Peak on a spring ascent (1999-05-30). Photo by James Barlow.
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Introducing my son Aidan to the wonderful world of peakbagging (2010-10-11). Photo by James Barlow.
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Great campsite on the way up Blátindur, Iceland (2009-07-18). Photo by James Barlow.
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James Barlow atop Hvannadalsnúkur - on top of Iceland (2006-07-22). Photo by James Barlow.
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My interest in the outdoors began in 1995 when my best friend Duane planned a backpacking trip in the Uinta Mountains of Utah. We were in for an adventure as the trail had not been maintained in a decade. After that, my thirst for getting off the beaten path and into the wilderness was stronger. I pursued numerous goals in climbing during the rest of my time in Utah. My friends Duane, Dan, Matt, and I set our sights on climbing all 32 peaks over 10,000 feet in Salt Lake County between July, 1998 and June, 1999, which I finished June 30, 1999. We all still get together for outdoor adventure once a year!

Since 2009 I have been back into peakbagging and gone out to the mountains as often as I can. I have also introduced my family (Becca, Aidan, Sawyer, and Sage) to the joys of hiking in the mountains. A weekend spent indoors is a weekend wasted...

 

Quick Top 10 Lists/Peaks

Most Complete Lists
List# Done% Complete
Best Peaks 1981-129100
Utah-Salt Lake County 10,000-foot Peaks31100
Skis on Summit15100
San Bernardino Nine Peak Challenge9100
Desert Peaks Section Emblem Peaks7100
Test 31100
Mountaineering Resume4291.3
Martin Luther King's "I have a dream" Peaks787.5
Mountaineers 6-Peak Pin583.3
Mountaineers 5-Peak Pin480
Highest Priority Lists
ListPriority
Keith Christensen's Wish List1
Smoot's "Climbing Washington's Mountains" 100 Peaks1
USA Lower 48 Peaks with 4000 feet of Prominence2
Washington State Top 200 by Prominence3
Sierra Club Desert Peaks Section4
Prominent Peaks of Southwest British Columbia5
Apex+13 (Toughest) CoHPs6
James Barlow's Life List7
Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section8
Mountaineers Cascade Classic Peak Pin9
Highest Peaks Climbed
PeakElev-ftLocationAscent Date
Pico de Orizaba18491Mexico-Pue/Ver2014-02-22
Volcán Iztaccíhuatl17126Mexico-Pue/Mex2014-02-19 b
Nevado de Toluca15354Mexico-Mex2014-02-14
Volcán La Malinche14501Mexico-Pue/Tlax2014-02-16
Mount Whitney14498USA-CA2000-11-16
Mount Elbert14433USA-CO2018-07-21
Mount Rainier14411USA-WA2014-08-24
Mount Evans14264USA-CO1989-07
White Mountain Peak14246USA-CA2011-09-10
Mount Langley14026USA-CA2000-08-20
Most Prominent Peaks Climbed
PeakProm-ftLocationAscent Date
Pico de Orizaba16148Mexico-Pue/Ver2014-02-22
Mount Rainier13246USA-WA2014-08-24
Mount Whitney10078USA-CA2000-11-16
Mount Elbert9073USA-CO2018-07-21
Mount Baker8812USA-WA2014-08-27
San Jacinto Peak8319USA-CA2001-03-23
San Gorgonio Mountain8294USA-CA2011-06-11 a
Charleston Peak8241USA-NV2011-10-10 a
Corno Grande8124Italy2013-10-31 a
Mount Olympus7838USA-WA2014-08-03
P-Index: 362    Link to Peak List sorted by prominence
I-Index: 64    Link to Peak List sorted by isolation
E-Index: 649    Link to Peak List sorted by elevation

     
    



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