Tag Archives: Charity Climbs
Congratulations to the more than 700 Cops on Top who summited on June 25 in the Summit for Heroes on almost every highpoint in the country. This event includes several Highpointers including the founder Keith McPheeters of the Farmington New … Continue reading
Cops on Top is planning its fifth consecutive year in which it will try to have climbers visit state summits. This year the event takes place on June 26, 2010.
Mark Zimmer, from Grand Rapids, is seeking to climb all 50 states to raise money for Alzheimers via Summit Up. Mark’s efforts have gotten considerable publicity including mention by Leeza Gibbons, radio interviews, and interviews in Michigan newspapers.
Climb Up so Kids Can Grow Up is seeking climbers to participate in a climb of all 50 states on June 26 – July 5, 2010 to raise money for children with AIDS. This organization is not affiliated with the … Continue reading
On July 25, 2008, Denver science teacher Mike Haugen and climbing partner Zach Price completed the Coleman 50 Days in 50 States Challenge ahead of schedule at 45 days, 19 hours and 2 minutes. This was faster than Ben Jones … Continue reading
50-50-1 is attempting for the third consecutive year to climb all 50 states in one day to raise money for cancer. The effort is not affiliated with the Highpointers Club. Visit their Climb for Cancer page for more details.