Tag Archives: Members in the News

Gearjunkie.com article on highpointing

Gearjunkie has a spectacuarly well written on article on highpointing “Highpointing: Climb To The Top Of 50 States” which really captures the spirit of the hobby. Here’s an excerpt. High on Denali, John Mitchler took out a pencil to write … Continue reading

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Member 72 Year Old Kathy Clark Seeks to Be Oldest Woman To Summit Denali

Kathy Clark, who is 72, is seeking to be the oldest to summit Denali. According to the Clarion Peninsula which profiled her on July 7, 2016 she is training 3 to 4 hours a day. Her most difficult climb so … Continue reading

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Atlas Obscura Article on Club

Atlas Obscura has a nice article on the Club and its president Time Webb.

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Interview with Highpointer Matt Moniz Who Survived Everest Base Camp Avalanche

Highpointer Matt Moniz survived the avalanche that killed at least 18 people at the Everest base camp on Saturday, April 28. Here’s an interview with him on Colorado Public Radio. (audio) Matt’s facebook page Matt’s profile as associate director at … Continue reading

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Interview with Club Editor John Mitchler and 50-completer Roger Kaul on Climb of Agrihan, Highpoint of Northern Mariana Islands

Gary Sword at KKMP radio FM 92.1 (in Garapan, on Saipan island) interview 50-completer Roger Kaul, Clint Kaul, and Club Editor John Mitchler on June 4, 2014 on their climb of Agrihan (highpoint of the Northern Mariana Islands, one of … Continue reading

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NPR’s Living on Earth 10 Minute Segment on Highpointing

NPR’s Emmett FitzGerald has a wonderful 10 minute segment featuring Roy Wallen and Stony Burk at Jerimoth Hill.

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