1,637 of 2,136 COMPLETED

Diamond Peak CA, part of a 6 13er and 2 12er backpack in the Sierra 7/4-7/6 2024

Wapiti Ridge WY, 12,177' 6/29/2024

2024 Season begins with Mount Dubois, 13,559' and Hogue 12,740' 5/26/2024

35 miles for "Val Benchmark", 12,516' completing all Utah 12,000'+ peaks 10/21/2023

South Blacks Fork Peak, 12,773', and the other Blacks Fork Peaks 9/23/2023

Red Castle 12,676', and two others from China Meadows 9/16/2023

Success on Colorado's most difficult and dangerous peak in the LiDAR-adjusted list, East Castles 12,296' 9/9/2023

Mount LeConte 13,930' and five other Sierra peaks 9/1 & 9/4 2023

Back to Big Sandy... Washakie Peak 12,524' and three other 12ers 8/26-8/27 2023

Whitetail Peak 12,551' and two other 12ers in Montana 8/19-8/20 2023

War Bonnet Peak 12,374' and four other 12ers in the Cirque of Towers 8/12-8/13 2023

Peak Ten, Peak Eight, and Buffalo Peak to recomplete the Weminuche Wilderness 8/3-8/4 2023

Klondike Peak 13,120' and Sourdough Glacier, seen from 12,771' 7/29/2023

Lizard Head Peak WY, seen during a long five-12er day 7/22/2023

Absaroka Range's unnamed 12,303 with the grizzlies 7/15/2023

California Peak from unnamed 13,656, a Colorado bicentennial LiDAR-changed summit 10/1/2022

Unnamed 12,819, a Colorado LiDAR location change 9/9/2022

Unnamed 12,803, one of several Colorado LiDAR additions 8/13/2022

Dollar Mtn and three other 12ers in the Absarokas 7/22/2022

Idaho 12ers Church and Donaldson 9/3/2021

37 miles of talus for 7 12ers in the High Uintas 8/27/2021

In addition to climbing all of Colorado's traditional list of 12,000'+ peaks, John and Alyson became the second and third persons ever to complete the 2,311 10,000'+ peaks in Colorado in October 2020 (prior to LiDAR list adjustments). Alyson is best known as a competitive ultrarunner with many 1st place finishes. John also finds purpose and meaning in bouldering and strength training. John and Alyson both have climbed over 7,000 unique summits throughout the USA.

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