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Peaks with Most Ascents Using a Rope

RankPeakAscents Elev-M Location Prom-M Range (Level 3)
1.Mount Rainier2914392USA-WA4026Cascade Range
2.Mount Baker1173286USA-WA2686Cascade Range
3.Mount Hood1003426USA-OR2349Cascade Range
4.The Tooth701708USA-WA74Cascade Range
5.Mount Shuksan482783USA-WA1344Cascade Range
6.Grand Teton474197USA-WY1990Greater Yellowstone Rockies
6.Ingalls Peak472335USA-WA372Cascade Range
8.South Early Winter Spire402380USA-WA198Cascade Range
9.Mont Blanc384810France/Italy4697Western Alps
10.Mount Whitney374418USA-CA3071Sierra Nevada
10.Mount Shasta374317USA-CA2976Cascade Range
12.Mount McKinley366194USA-AK6144Alaska Range
13.Volcán Cotopaxi315897Ecuador2404Ecuador Andes
14.Glacier Peak303206USA-WA2285Cascade Range
14.Sahale Peak302646USA-WA25Cascade Range
14.Mount Olympus302429USA-WA2389Northwest U.S. Coast Ranges
17.Eldorado Peak282703USA-WA667Cascade Range
18.Liberty Bell Mountain272353USA-WA61Cascade Range
19.Granite Peak263901USA-MT1450Greater Yellowstone Rockies
19.Little Tahoma263395USA-WA249Cascade Range
19.Unicorn Peak262125USA-WA638Cascade Range
22.Pico de Orizaba255636Mexico-Pue/Ver4922Cordillera Neovolcanica
22.Gannett Peak254207USA-WY2156Greater Yellowstone Rockies
24.Half Dome242694USA-CA414Sierra Nevada
24.Mount Washington241917USA-NH1874Northern U.S. Appalachians

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List Description

This list, like all the other "Usage" lists, will change over time as ascents are entered into the database. This list is automatically recalculated once a day, so a completion of all these peaks is a moving target that may be frustrating for a climber.

This list shows, for each peak, the number or ascents where the "Rope" gear check-box was checked for an ascent. Of all the gear/route icons, this one seemed to be the most indicative of challenging climbing, since it could be used for rock, snow, ice, and glacier routes. Of course, not all registered users of use the gear icons when entering data, so this list is not statistically sound. But this list does give some indication of popular peaks that involve some technical climbing.


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