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Top 100 Climbers by Distinct Peaks Climbed

RankClimberAscentsPeaksTrip ReportsGain-FtGain-MList of ListsMost Recent Ascent
1.Packard, Bob5205Ascent List4986Peak List    List of Lists2014-09-14
2.Josephson, Arthur5459Ascent List3482Peak List  43Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-13
3.Kalet, Brian4131Ascent List3357Peak List  63Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-14
4.Vitz, John3003Ascent List2814Peak List    List of Lists2014-09-18
5.Schwab, Bob2651Ascent List2520Peak List  1Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-19
6.Lostracco, Ben3266Ascent List2433Peak List  1416Trip Reports  2,072,658  631,746List of Lists2014-09-14
7.Bernier, Alan2718Ascent List2292Peak List  126Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-15
8.Woodall, Rob2277Ascent List2241Peak List  451Trip Reports  1,312,312  399,993List of Lists2014-09-18
9.Jones, Ken2322Ascent List2151Peak List  336Trip Reports  2,713,604  827,106List of Lists2014-09-19
10.Carey, Richard2275Ascent List2062Peak List  389Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-15
11.Flood, Terry3304Ascent List1983Peak List  216Trip Reports  1,200  366List of Lists2014-09-19
12.Bloomer, Jim1944Ascent List1913Peak List  7Trip Reports  6,163  1,878List of Lists2014-09-16
13.Sumner, Bob2481Ascent List1886Peak List    List of Lists2014-09-14
14.Poulin, Dennis1996Ascent List1780Peak List  1174Trip Reports  2,680,310  816,958List of Lists2014-09-15
15.Myers, Grant1645Ascent List1613Peak List  23Trip Reports  223,814  68,219List of Lists2014-09-05
16.Wyman-Henney, Susan1728Ascent List1592Peak List    List of Lists2014-08-11
17.Martin, Andy1515Ascent List1502Peak List  1Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-08-11
18.Shortt, Rickey2878Ascent List1465Peak List  5Trip Reports  39,755  12,117List of Lists2013-11-24
19.Earl, Edward1538Ascent List1422Peak List  205Trip Reports  2,340,104  713,264List of Lists2014-09-14
20.Roach, Gerry1430Ascent List1415Peak List  3Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-05-28
21.MacLeod, Gordon1342Ascent List1337Peak List    List of Lists2010-01-20
22.Martin, Bob1257Ascent List1257Peak List    List of Lists2004-10-28
23.Hebert, Bill1365Ascent List1253Peak List  299Trip Reports  216,708  66,053List of Lists2014-02-27
24.Richardson, Martin1248Ascent List1242Peak List  133Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-04
25.Stolk, John1350Ascent List1221Peak List  26Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-17
26.Massad, Serge1719Ascent List1206Peak List  76Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-07
27.Retemeyer, Jim1487Ascent List1201Peak List  61Trip Reports  11,160  3,402List of Lists2014-09-15
28.Burd, Bob1202Ascent List1199Peak List  4Trip Reports  List of Lists2013-08-26
29.Schwartz, Michael1253Ascent List1168Peak List  102Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-08-25
30.Ellsworth, Dick1132Ascent List1126Peak List  1Trip Reports  1,400  427List of Lists2014-08-31
31.Bjørstad, Petter1166Ascent List1104Peak List  147Trip Reports  2,909,959  886,956List of Lists2014-09-13
32.Bartell, Ron1209Ascent List1065Peak List    List of Lists2014-09-01
33.Laverdure, Jean André 1694Ascent List1065Peak List  485Trip Reports  404,822  123,390List of Lists2014-09-01
34.Wymore, Jobe2027Ascent List1060Peak List  6Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-20
35.Helman, Adam1085Ascent List1050Peak List  176Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-11
36.Garry, Paul1203Ascent List1040Peak List  6Trip Reports  24,404  7,438List of Lists2014-09-13
37.Johnson, Frederick1362Ascent List1029Peak List  397Trip Reports  369,291  112,560List of Lists2014-09-01
38.Dodge, Daryn1184Ascent List1017Peak List  105Trip Reports  281,186  85,705List of Lists2014-09-16
39.Worth, Tim1015Ascent List980Peak List  25Trip Reports  List of Lists2014
40.Lobdell, Fred979Ascent List978Peak List    List of Lists2014-09-13
41.Pig, ManBear1101Ascent List960Peak List    List of Lists2014-09-07
42.McCormick, Mark1049Ascent List918Peak List  26Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-14
43.Barr, Peter1234Ascent List911Peak List    List of Lists2012-09-17
44.John, Thompson1009Ascent List909Peak List    60  18List of Lists2014-09-03
45.Kloster, Vince903Ascent List903Peak List    List of Lists2014-09-15
46.Newton, Lee905Ascent List899Peak List  239Trip Reports  381,329  116,229List of Lists2014-08-26
47.Gerlach, Greg1276Ascent List894Peak List  58Trip Reports  127,251  38,786List of Lists2014-09-14
48.Ziak, Rodney1221Ascent List868Peak List  100Trip Reports  1,008,544  307,404List of Lists2014-09-10
49.Beavon, Fred971Ascent List865Peak List  91Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-12
50.Newman, Laura953Ascent List860Peak List  14Trip Reports  890  271List of Lists2014-09-13
51.Christensen, Keith942Ascent List857Peak List  4Trip Reports  16  5List of Lists2014-09-14
52.Boos, Andy1259Ascent List843Peak List  2Trip Reports  801,722  244,365List of Lists2014-09-16
53.Oeser, Ken843Ascent List843Peak List    List of Lists2014-09-04
54.Molen, Dean901Ascent List834Peak List  285Trip Reports  134,749  41,071List of Lists2014-08-28
55.Fieberling, Karl826Ascent List826Peak List    3,800  1,158List of Lists2014-09-15
56.Peters, William852Ascent List810Peak List    List of Lists2014-09-01
57.Henney, Victor805Ascent List802Peak List    List of Lists2014-09-13
58.Strauch, John798Ascent List796Peak List  11Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-15
59.Waxman, Asher1710Ascent List785Peak List  1027Trip Reports  26,757  8,156List of Lists2014-09-19
60.Dunham, Dave1218Ascent List772Peak List  1218Trip Reports  1,034,675  315,369List of Lists2014-08-24
61.Stone, Peter879Ascent List771Peak List  334Trip Reports  210,636  64,202List of Lists2014-08-28
62.Kerr, Bob899Ascent List768Peak List  20Trip Reports  List of Lists2012-12-30
63.Slayden, Greg1227Ascent List764Peak List  237Trip Reports  1,980,022  603,511List of Lists2014-09-13
64.Winger, Charlie766Ascent List755Peak List  11Trip Reports  17,000  5,182List of Lists2014-08-27
65.Dean, Denis777Ascent List753Peak List  2Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-08-02
66.Rodenak, Mike898Ascent List751Peak List    List of Lists2014-09-14
67.Bolton, Bob842Ascent List747Peak List  125Trip Reports  359,592  109,604List of Lists2014-08-29
68.Willis, Craig783Ascent List740Peak List  73Trip Reports  1,236,929  377,016List of Lists2014-09-13
69.Covill, Dave754Ascent List734Peak List    List of Lists2014-09-08
70.Dunn, Mick1435Ascent List734Peak List    List of Lists2014-09-14
71.Gosnell, Michael966Ascent List733Peak List  14Trip Reports  231,829  70,661List of Lists2014-08-22
72.Michelson, Paul796Ascent List728Peak List  56Trip Reports  1,548,585  472,009List of Lists2014-09-17
73.Oestreicher, Richard1032Ascent List723Peak List  866Trip Reports  702,966  214,264List of Lists2014-07-31
74.Dixon, Steve809Ascent List717Peak List  1Trip Reports  6,562  2,000List of Lists2014-09-07
75.Tibbetts, Andrew720Ascent List717Peak List    List of Lists2014-08-26
76.Sandorff, Al729Ascent List708Peak List  104Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-14
77.Surgent, Scott747Ascent List702Peak List  119Trip Reports  170,624  52,006List of Lists2014-09-07
78.Butler, Winnette1716Ascent List701Peak List  301Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-19
79.Barlow, Craig710Ascent List698Peak List  7Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-14
80.Hagan, Tim1249Ascent List689Peak List  22Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-15
81.Barlow, James814Ascent List686Peak List  532Trip Reports  1,238,512  377,498List of Lists2014-09-04
82.Zerphey, Charles672Ascent List671Peak List    List of Lists2014-07-25
83.Mitchler, John674Ascent List661Peak List    List of Lists2013-05-26
84.Everett, Roxanne655Ascent List655Peak List    List of Lists2012-09-09
85.Pramuk, Gabriel710Ascent List651Peak List  20Trip Reports  517,799  157,825List of Lists2014-08-25
86.Sheriff, Steve651Ascent List648Peak List  49Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-12
87.Ranschau, Cuno1128Ascent List643Peak List    List of Lists1987-05-24
88.Down, Nick667Ascent List641Peak List  65Trip Reports  3  1List of Lists2014-09-14
89.Carlson, Josh688Ascent List640Peak List  22Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-17
90.Morrow, John898Ascent List640Peak List  292Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-07
91.Halstead, Rob636Ascent List634Peak List    List of Lists2014-04-21
92.Richter, Dan716Ascent List628Peak List  18Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-06-28
93.Wheeler, Terry707Ascent List628Peak List  36Trip Reports  396,502  120,854List of Lists2014-08-30
94.Noel, Eric770Ascent List627Peak List  339Trip Reports  927,429  282,680List of Lists2014-08-09
95.Oeser, Alexandra622Ascent List622Peak List    List of Lists2012-10-17
96.Oeser, Annette616Ascent List616Peak List    List of Lists2014-07-24
97.Olson, David618Ascent List616Peak List    List of Lists2014-09-01
98.rice, scott685Ascent List616Peak List  44Trip Reports  List of Lists2014-09-11
99.Melton, Doug618Ascent List613Peak List    List of Lists2014-09-18
100.Raether, Don696Ascent List604Peak List  437Trip Reports  1,008,289  307,326List of Lists2014-09-11

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