Tag Archives: Completer stories

Glen Van Vliet Follows His Brother to Complete 50

Closure is a beautiful thing. On my third attempt on Denali within six years, I reached my 50th on June 20th with Rich White (who recently completed on Rainier). Big Mac remains awesome and awful at the same time and … Continue reading

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Issues #44 to #47 of Apex to Zenith

We are in the process of bringing over legacy pages. This was the total listing for 1999 newsletters (if you want to help us with an index let us know.

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Whit Rambach Climbs All 50 Highpoints Twice!

What a long, strange trip it’s been. In 1992, a small group of friends piled into an even smaller Cessna and flew to Shasta. The next few days were a slice of heaven as we climbed the daunting peak. That … Continue reading

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David Pomeroy – 47th person to complete the 50 state highpoints

[Ed: The information provided below is a reprint of an article that appeared in Apex to Zenith #31 – Fourth Quarter 1995.] I am an average guy with two jobs and a family who committed to the unlikely task of … Continue reading

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Elmer F. Michaud – 2nd completer of the 50 state highpoints

[Ed: The information provided below is a reprint of an article that appeared in Apex to Zenith #26 – Third Quarter 1994. The article is authored by Don Berens – himself a 50 state highpoint completer – who is owed … Continue reading

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John Vincent Hoeman – 1st 50 state highpoint completer

[Ed: The information provided below is a reprint of an article that appeared in Apex to Zenith #18 – Third Quarter 1992. The article is authored by Don Berens – himself a 50 state highpoint completer – who is owed … Continue reading

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