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Kevin Jorgesona dn Tommy Caldwell Climb Yosemite’s Dawn Wall of El Capitan in 19 days

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CNN Story on Lowest Highpoints

Brandon Griggs at CNN has a story on the lowest high points. The article focuses on Greg Slayden and his peakbagger.com website.

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Lonnie Dupre Has Become the First to Solo Climb McKinley in January

Lonnie Dupre has become the first solo climber of Mount McKinley in January. Lonnie’s website

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Air Force Cadets Attempt to Climb “50 States 50 Summits”

Air Force cadets are attempting to climb all 50 state summits in the “50 States 50 Summits” project.

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Ann Coffey 50 State Completion

The Louisville Courier-Journal has a nice interview with Ann Coffey who completed 50 on Sunday, September 1, 2013 at Humphrey’s Peak. The article notes:

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Carson Crane Claims to Be First Openly Gay Mountaineer to Complete 7 Summits

Carson Crane, age 20, has claimed to be the first openly gay mountaineer to climb the seven summits after completing on Mount McKinley. He also claims to be the fifth youngest to complete. Crane was climbing for charity for rainbowsummits.org … Continue reading

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Proposed 50 State Summit Stash Adventure for Scavenger Hunt for $50 on each high point

Here’s a fun proposal submitted by Jemal Swoboda to Outside Magazine on its contest to fund an outside adventure — a proposal to stash $50 near each highpoint and have a scavenger hunt. I've submitted the idea with a few … Continue reading

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Mike Tierney is first to ride Unicycle From Sea Level to Mauna Kea

Mike Tierney is the first person to ride a unicycle from sea level to the top of Mauna Kea and climbing all 28 Colorado passes crossing the Continental Divide.

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Jennifer Pharr Claims to Have Hiked AT in Record 46 Days

Jennifer Pharr is claiming she did the Appalachian Trail in a record 46 days going from Katahdin on June 16. And she had time to blog!

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Peak Bagging Montana and Wyoming

The Powell Tribune has an article on Tim Schoessler who is peak bagging Wyoming and Montana.

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