Peakbagging Page for Lee Newton

Personal Climb Logs

The links below take you to dynamically generated lists of Lee Newton's peakbagging activity.

  • Ascent List: List of Lee Newton's hikes, climbs, summits, and attempts.
  • Peak List: List of distinct summits attained, with peak statistics. Includes a peak's "Personal Isolation".
  • List of Lists: Peakbagging Lists that Lee Newton is pursuing, showing progress for each list by number and percent of peaks climbed.
  • Trip Report Index: Same as the main climb list, but only showing climbs with trip reports and/or GPS Tracks.
  • Unsuccessful Ascent List: A badge of honor for real climbers--lessons learned when turning back.
  • Multiple Ascents List: A listing of all peaks climbed more than once.
  • Progressive Peak List: Time-ordered progressive lists for eight different metrics.
  • Master Peak Map: Interactive worldwide map showing all peaks climbed, color-coded by elevation or prominence.

Social Networking

Reports showing a climber's buddies and other climbers. Click for More Info

Personal Lists

Lists personally created by Lee Newton.

  • Personal Lists: Shows all lists created by Lee Newton. Includes Query Lists created using the Query Tool, and "Pick-and-Choose" Lists created by selecting individual peaks.
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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.

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Looking back to the Dent de Savigny from Hochmatt in the Fribourgeoise Alpes (2014-10-19). Photo by Lee Newton.
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I´m Scottish but now live near Basel, Switzerland.

Back in the UK I completed the Munros in 2006 and did a lot of rock-climbing around Yorkshire where I lived for a few years.

Now in Switzerland I´m more focussed on prominence-based lists to give me ideas on mountains to climb. The main ones I target are European Ultras, and the Major prominent mountains of the central Alps.

I also spend time in my local hills, the Swiss Jura, where I completed all the 150m prominent peaks in 2010 and am working to the same level in the Vosges and the southern Black Forest.

Anyone coming to Switzerland from afar is welcome to contact me for local knowledge.




Quick Top 10 Lists/Peaks

Most Complete Lists
List% Complete
U.K. Constituent Country High Points100
Scotland 50 most prominence94
Britain and Ireland Peaks with 600 meters of Prominence80
GB to P500m76.8
United Kingdom National Park High Points73.3
Most Prominent Peaks of Swiss Cantons73.1
Switzerland Canton High Points73.1
England to P30070.6
Germany State High Points68.8
Highest Priority Lists
Alps Top 50 by Prominence1
Switzerland Alps Top 50 by Prominence2
Austria Alps Top 50 by Prominence3
Germany Finest 504
Britain and Ireland Peaks with 600 meters of Prominence5
Alpine Peaks with 1000 meters of Prominence6
Core Europe 50 Most Prominent Peaks7
Switzerland Peaks with 600 m of Prominence8
France Department High Points9
Switzerland Canton High Points10
Highest Peaks Climbed
Huayna Potosí6088Bolivia
Pequeño Alpamayo5425Bolivia
Pico Austria5328Bolivia
Mont Blanc4810France/Italy
Mount Elbert4399USA-CO
Mount Lincoln4354USA-CO
Mount Evans4348USA-CO
Pikes Peak4301USA-CO
Jebel Toubkal4167Morocco
Barre des Écrins4102France
Most Prominent Peaks Climbed
Mont Blanc4697France/Italy
Chirripó Grande3755Costa Rica
Jebel Toubkal3755Morocco
Mount Ruapehu2797New Zealand
Mount Elbert2765USA-CO
San Jacinto Peak2536USA-CA
San Gorgonio Mountain2528USA-CA
Charleston Peak2512USA-NV


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