Category Archives: Lists

Law Would Permit Access to Closed Colorado Fourteeners

Here’s a rundown on plans to open the Fourteeners back up:

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Fourteener Access Issue Makes Front Page of NY Times

Private property access restrictions to Colorado Fourteeners made the front page of the New York Times on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005.

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Walter R. Borneman & Todd Caudle New Book on Colorado Fourteeners

Walter R. Borneman & Todd Caudle have a new book on Colorado Fourteeners:: 14,000 Feet: A Celebration of Colorado’s Highest Mountains.

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Four More Colorado Fourteeners Called Off Limits Due to Private Property Issues

The AP reports that four additional Colorado Fourteeners have been called off limits because of private property issues.

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Highest Paved Roads in U.S.

Jerry Brekhaus has posted a list of highest paved roads in the country.

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Arlington, Virginia, Leads List of Best Walking Cities

The American Podiatric Medical Association has released its list of the county’s 200 most walker friendly cities.

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Aron Ralston Completes Mission to Be First Winter Solo Climber on Fourteeners

The Aspen Times reports Aron Ralston is the first climber to complete the Colorado fourteener winter solo project (by a count of 54, 59 or whatever). And he’s just the third climber to reach the top of all the fourteeners … Continue reading

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Whitney, Clingmans, Frissell Most Popular Highpoints on Trails.Com

Trails.com has issued its list of most popular (and presumably most downloaded) trails. The downloaded trails are heavily weighted to the Northeast and the New York City metro area in particular with Breakneck Ridge Trail being #1. You might recall … Continue reading

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Harnish Gowns Blog of Attempt to Climb all Coloroado Fourteeners in One Calendar Winter

Various newspapers including Arizona Central report that 28-year-old Harnish Gowans of Colorado Springs is seeking to be the first person to climb all 54 Colorado Fourteeners in the same calendar winter. His blog is on the Wild Snow website . … Continue reading

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AP Article on Climbing Northeast 4K/New Hampshire 48

Seacoastonline has an article by Lisa Marie Pane (of the AP) on the climbing the Northeast 4000 peaks (the 4k’s) and specifically on her bagging the New Hampshire 48.

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First Recorded Ascents in U.S.

First Recorded Ascents in U.S.

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