Year Summary Report for Edward Whymper

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
186121 012,936Mont Pelvoux
  France - 1861 a
  1,525Mont Pelvoux
  France - 1861 a
18625  013,392Matterhorn (Attempt)
  Italy/Switzerland - 1862-07 c
18631  09,843Matterhorn (Attempt)
  Italy/Switzerland - 1863
186422 013,458Barre des Écrins
  France - 1864-06-24
  6,706Barre des Écrins
  France - 1864-06-24
186543 014,692Matterhorn
  Italy/Switzerland - 1865-07-14
  Italy/Switzerland - 1865-07-14
188055 020,561Volcán Chimborazo
  Ecuador - 1880-01-04
  13,524Volcán Chimborazo
  Ecuador - 1880-01-04
190144 09,331Mount Whymper
  Canada-BC - 1901
  4,571Michel Peak
  Canada-BC - 1901 a

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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