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Unsuccessful Ascent List for Caleb Morris

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 Caleb Morris'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-ftReached-ftAttemptLocationProm-ftSuccess DateTime Elapsed
2006-03-27TRDixie Butte75927442 USA-OR23122006-09-16173 Days Later
2008-09-01TRBorah Peak1266211200 USA-ID59822009-07-26328 Days Later
2011-04-02TRCash Butte11501112 USA-WA50 
2011-09-03TRTwin Peaks96739658 USA-OR19532016-09-175 Years, 14 Days Later
2013-06-16TROlallie Butte72156600 USA-OR22552014-09-131 Year, 89 Days Later
2013-07-27TRMount Jefferson1049710056 USA-OR5777 
2013-09-21TRTwin Peaks967389572USA-OR19532016-09-172 Years, 362 Days Later
2014-03-23TRKing Lear Peak89238740 USA-NV2883 
2015-07-11TRSnowshoe Peak87387300 USA-MT5418 
2016-07-03TRGlacier Peak105207400 USA-WA7498 

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