Peakbagging Page for Ed Viesturs

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Time-Period Summary Reports

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



Ed Viesturs was the first American (12th overall) to climb the world's fourteen 8000 meter peaks, and only the 5th to do it without using bottled oxygen on any of his climbs. He is widely considered the most accomplished high-altitude mountaineer in the United States today.


Quick Top 10 Lists/Peaks

Most Complete Lists
List# Done% Done
World 8000-meter Peaks14100
Hemisphere High Points150
Nepal Province High Points228.6
Quadrant High Points125
Mountaineers 5-Peak Pin120
World Peaks with 4000 meters of Prominence418.2
Mountaineers 6-Peak Pin - New Version116.7
Seven Summits - Continental Landmass High Points114.3
The Seven Summits114.3
The Second Seven Summits114.3
Highest Peaks Climbed
PeakElev-ftLocationAscent Date
Mount Everest29032China/Nepal1994-09-05
Cho Oyu26864China/Nepal1994
Nanga Parbat26657Pakistan2003-06-23
Most Prominent Peaks Climbed
PeakProm-ftLocationAscent Date
Mount Everest29032China/Nepal1994-09-05
Nanga Parbat15118Pakistan2003-06-23
Mount Rainier13246USA-WA1978
Overall Statistics and Ranks  (Updated every 24 hours)
P-Index: 16  (Rank #9746/22420)Link to Peak List sorted by prominence
I-Index: 13  (Rank #3741/22001)Link to Peak List sorted by isolation
E-Index: 16  (Rank #8200/21649)Link to Peak List sorted by elevation
Ascents: 18  (Rank #10031/25932)Count of all logged ascents
Peaks/Points: 16  (Rank #10191/25835)Count of distinct peaks/points climbed
Peaks on Lists: 16  (Rank #8829/24499)Count of distinct peaks that are on lists
P100m Peaks: 16  (Rank #8200/24778)Count of peaks with 100m of promienence
      (See Prominence Summary Page for more prominence breakdowns)
Distance:  mi  (Rank #5002/25932)Sum of all distance hiked
Days with Ascents: 6  (Rank #10061/23940)Days with a new 100m prominence peak


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