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Unsuccessful Ascent List for Charlie Winger

No one can call themselves an experienced mountaineer unless they have turned back unsuccessfully from some of their summit attempts. Climbing is a game of knowing when to press on and when to bail, and these choices can mean the difference between great success and needless death. It is a misnomer, of course, to call any trip into the mountains “unsuccessful” —these attempts are often richer experiences with far more opportunities for learning and growth.

The following table shows all of Charlie Winger's unsuccessful attempts. If the peak was climbed later, then the successful ascent date is noted, and how much time elapsed since the attempt. The “Attempt” column will be 2, 3, or other higher numbers for peaks that have been unsuccessfully attempted more than once. Unsuccessful attempts of peaks that have already been climbed are also shown.

Ascent DateTrip ReportPeak or PointElev-mReached-mAttemptLocationProm-mSuccess DateTime Elapsed
0000 Volcán Chimborazo62676248 Ecuador4122 
0000 Hvannadalshnúkur21101850 Iceland2110 
2014-10-07TRVishnu Temple22961731 USA-AZ5532015-05-29234 Days Later
2016-02-25TRMontezuma Head1108610 USA-AZ3032017-02-251 Year, 0 Days Later
2018-06-10TRRobledo Ridge15061417 USA-NM24 

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