Year Summary Report for Edmund Hillary

Note that a highest peak is only shown if different from the highest point. Show Report using Metric Units


YearAscentsNew PeaksVert-FtDist-MiElev-FtHighest Point ReachedElev-FtHighest Peak ClimbedProm-FtMost Prominent Peak
194011 06,342Mount Ollivier
  New Zealand - 1940 a
  108Mount Ollivier
  New Zealand - 1940 a
194444 09,465Tapuae-o-Uenuku
  New Zealand - 1944 a
  7,572Mount Taranaki
  New Zealand - 1944 b
194622 010,495Malte Brun
  New Zealand - 1946 b
  2,559Malte Brun
  New Zealand - 1946 b
194711 012,316Mount Cook
  New Zealand - 1947 c
  12,316Mount Cook
  New Zealand - 1947 c
19481  012,316Mount Cook
  New Zealand - 1948-02-06
  12,316Mount Cook
  New Zealand - 1948-02-06
195044 014,852Liskamm
  Italy/Switz - 1950 e
  Switz - 1950 f
195121 022,500Mukut Parbat (Attempt)
  China/India - 1951-07-11
10,200Elie de Beaumont
  New Zealand - 1951-01
2,126Elie de Beaumont
  New Zealand - 1951-01
19521  022,500Cho Oyu (Attempt)
  China/Nepal - 1952-05
195311 029,029Mount Everest
  China/Nepal - 1953-05-29
  29,029Mount Everest
  China/Nepal - 1953-05-29
195411 010,003Magellan
  New Zealand - 1954
  New Zealand - 1954

About this Report

  • Ascents: The total number of logged ascents, including unsuccessful climbs, non-summit goal hikes, drive-ups, or anything else logged as an ascent.
  • New Peaks: The total number of summits successfully climbed for the first time. Previously climbed peaks are not counted, nor unsuccessful attempts or non-summit goal hikes.
  • Vert-Ft/M: The sum total elevation gained by human power for the entire period.
  • Dist-Mi/Km: The sum total distance hiked by human power for the entire period.
  • Elev-Ft/M and Highest Point Reached: The highest-elevation point reached by the climber. This could be on an unsuccessful attempt or non-summit goal hike.
  • Elev-Ft/M and Highest Peak Climbed: The highest successfully climbed summit. Not listed if the same as the Highest Point Reached.
  • Prom-Ft/M and Most Prominent Peak: The most prominent successfully climbed summit.

Obviously, this report only shows information logged on Many users do not enter the vertical gain or distance hiked for their ascents. Also, it is likely that many climbers have not logged driving trips over high passes that may be higher than their highest logged hike/climb for a year/month.

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