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Unique Peaks and Peak Pairs for Eli Boardman

Most significant unique peak pairs by key metrics, and all uniquely ascended peaks

Highest Unique Pair of Peaks Climbed

The two highest peaks where only Eli Boardman has climbed both.

PeakElev-ftLocationAscent DateProm-ft
Pico de Orizaba18491Mexico-Pue/Ver2017-12-3016148
Cerro Manso17828Argentina2018-12-1046


Most Prominent Unique Pair of Peaks Climbed

The two most prominent peaks where only Eli Boardman has climbed both.

PeakProm-ftLocationAscent DateElev-ft
Fortress Peak1643USA-WY2018-07-06 b12085


Most Isolated Unique Pair of Peaks Climbed

The two most isolated peaks where only Eli Boardman has climbed both.

PeakIso-miLocationAscent DateElev-ft
Wind River Peak35.14USA-WY2016-07-1213192
Moores Knob18.2USA-NC2016-12-27 a2579


All Peaks Climbed only by Eli Boardman

These peaks have their single logged ascent by Eli Boardman. Of course, it is entirely likely that many non-site users have also climbed these peaks.

PeakElev-ftLocationAscent DateProm-ft
North Twin Lion12326USA-WY2016-07-18400
Goat Flat Peak12488USA-WY2016-08-01 a288
Shale Mountain12399USA-WY2016-08-04319



  • The first three peak pairs on this page show the superlative unique pairs for three key metrics: Elevation, Prominence, and Isolation.
  • Most hikers or climbers that log their ascents on have a number of unique peak pairs--a set of two successfully climbed peaks such that no other registed site user has also climbed both.
  • Since virtually no one can claim to have made the only ascent ever of a peak, these peak pairs are a way to calim some uniqueness--being able to say "I am the only one to ever climb both Peak A and Peak B".
  • Many of a hiker's unique peak pairs will be relatively low, minor, or otherwise insingnificant peaks, and therefore climbing both may not be a particularly impressive achievement.
  • So the pairs above represent the most significant of all a climber's unique pairs--the most impressive unique pairs to use as a badge of honor.
  • Mathematically, the pairs listed above maximize the value of the secondary peak in the pair--for example, showing the pair that has the highest elevation for the pair's second-highest peak. Put another way, it shows the two highest-value peaks that only this climber has climbed.
  • The final listing shows the peaks (if any) where the hiker/climber is the only ascender with logged ascents.
  • Of course, all these listings are purely based on the logged climbs in the database, so they should not be taken as completely accurate.

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