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Peaks with Highest Ascent Quality Ratings

Minimum of 5 quality ratings to be ranked

Showing Sam Wilkinson's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (0 out of 25, or 0%)

RankPeakQuality Elev-Ft
Location Prom-Ft
Range (Level 3)AscentsAscent Date
1.Denali9.0420,310USA-AK20,162Alaska Range221 
2.Volcán Chimborazo8.7520,561Ecuador13,524Ecuador Andes90 
3.Mount Olympus8.647969USA-WA7838Northwest U.S. Coast Ranges370 
4.Mount Columbia8.7112,274Canada-AB/BC7779Canadian Rockies26 
5.Piz Bernina8.7513,284Switzerland7329Southern Alps37 
6.Monte Rosa8.7515,203Switzerland7103Southern Alps101 
7.Gannett Peak8.6913,804USA-WY7076Greater Yellowstone Rockies274 
8.Mount Assiniboine9.611,864Canada-AB/BC6831Canadian Rockies27 
9.El Morrón de la Agujereada9.336417Spain6417North Atlantic Islands18 
10.Kintla Peak910,101USA-MT4401Central Montana Rocky Mountains26 
11.Goode Mountain8.69220USA-WA3828Cascade Range104 
12.Bonanza Peak8.759511USA-WA3731Cascade Range120 
13.Dome Peak8.88940USA-WA3080Cascade Range130 
14.North Palisade8.7814,242USA-CA2894Sierra Nevada232 
15.Lodalskåpa96834Norway2602Scandinavian Mountains10 
16.Forbidden Peak9.18815USA-WA1075Cascade Range220 
17.Dorado Needle98460USA-WA840Cascade Range89 
18.Top Notch Peak9.1710,245USA-WY825Greater Yellowstone Rockies16 
19.Mount Clark911,522USA-CA742Sierra Nevada81 
20.Hoyt Peak9.4310,506USA-WY646Greater Yellowstone Rockies14 
21.Unnecessary Mountain8.715079Canada-BC387Coast Mountains40 
22.Pingora Peak8.8311,884USA-WY304Greater Yellowstone Rockies53 
23.Thunderbolt Peak914,003USA-CA223Sierra Nevada140 
24.Starlight Peak9.1714,220USA-CA120Sierra Nevada88 
25.Misery Hill8.813,860USA-CA40Cascade Range100 

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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.

"Quality" is a subjective number between 1 and 10 that, ideally, represents the overall experience of a climb and how proud a climber is of an effort. Not all registered users assign Quality ratings to their ascents, and those that do will often have different opinions on how to apply the scale. So this list has very low statistical reliability.

To be included on this list, a peak must have at least 5 ascents with a Quality rating. All quality ratings for a peak are then averaged to get the metric used above. The result is a list of peaks that, in principle, offer difficult challenges and high rewards.


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