Age When Lost 14er Virginity?

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How old were you when you climbed your first 14er?

0-9
19
5%
10-17
54
15%
18-20
39
11%
21-25
67
18%
26-30
58
16%
31-35
32
9%
36-40
24
7%
41-50
46
13%
51-60
22
6%
60-70
5
1%
70+
2
1%
 
Total votes: 368
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BIO_KNEE
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Re: Age When Lost 14er Virginity?

Postby BIO_KNEE » Wed Apr 14, 2010 1:05 pm

I was 6, Dad's a geologist! :mrgreen:
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Re: Age When Lost 14er Virginity?

Postby bonehead » Wed Apr 14, 2010 1:11 pm

Do California 14ers count as 14ers here?
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Re: Age When Lost 14er Virginity?

Postby SandstoneSmitty » Wed Apr 14, 2010 2:23 pm

Got a late start at 49
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Re: Age When Lost 14er Virginity?

Postby Yalegirl09 » Wed Apr 14, 2010 2:50 pm

17
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Re: Age When Lost 14er Virginity?

Postby weschun » Wed Apr 14, 2010 4:22 pm

almost 53
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Jean Roy
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Re: Age When Lost 14er Virginity?

Postby Jean Roy » Wed Apr 14, 2010 4:28 pm

45
I also got a late start ... made up for it by doing them all in one trip. :lol:
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Re: Age When Lost 14er Virginity?

Postby gsliva » Wed Apr 14, 2010 4:28 pm

39 Seems like a long time ago. I did Massive from Frying Pan Lakes. Ouch.
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Re: Age When Lost 14er Virginity?

Postby Skip Perkins » Wed Apr 14, 2010 4:50 pm

41 - Seems so long ago. I remember the pain, the joy; but I didn't have a cigarette afterwards.
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Re: Age When Lost 14er Virginity?

Postby skiwall » Wed Apr 14, 2010 5:33 pm

BIO_KNEE wrote:I was 6, Dad's a geologist! :mrgreen:


My kids are going to have this answer, except sub "atmospheric scientist" for "geologist".
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Re: Age When Lost 14er Virginity?

Postby J-RockandRockpile » Wed Apr 14, 2010 5:39 pm

16
it hurt and when it was all over with I cried a little
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Re: Age When Lost 14er Virginity?

Postby jimlup » Wed Apr 14, 2010 6:17 pm

48, I'm also a member of the late start club.
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Re: Age When Lost 14er Virginity?

Postby Mountainspirit » Wed Apr 14, 2010 7:00 pm

37 for me.
Since my kids don't yet have their own usernames . . . 4 and 6
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Because my cup doth overflow
With the beauty of the days gone by." - Van Morrison

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