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Peak(s):  Snowmass Mountain  -  14,092 feet
Post Date:  05/05/2009
Modified:  11/30/2010
Date Climbed:   05/03/2009
Posted By:  Jcwhite

 The last one, The list is done

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  • Comments or Questions

Congrats buddy!     2011-02-04 17:22:15
Very impressive and great final write-up. Great to share the last one with ya in some fantastic Snowmass pow!
Brandon, Kristine, Rainier, & Kona


Congratulations!     2010-11-30 10:28:46
Jordan, this is by far your best Trip Report, and fittingly so. Congrats on an amazing accomplishment, at least to those of us that cannot conceive of the commitment that you've made. And it's just awesome that your mom was there at the end, a week before Mother's Day, no less.


Time to get a GF     2009-05-05 10:04:09

Man, anyone who goes through this project has more than the mountains to deal with. Personal lives suffer for sure, friends get sore, family feels second best. It will be so nice to mend those fences. I am guessing you agree.

Congrats Bud, lets dial it back and turn it up at the same time.

Chicago Transplant

Congratulations     2009-05-05 10:05:03
Great work Jordan, and you‘ve done it with a style and commitment that is unmatched. Its been fun and inspiring watching your progress through this amazing journey! Can‘t wait to see where the next trip report takes you. Cheers.


amazing!!!     2009-05-05 11:28:34
you rock bro an inspiration for me to get out there way out there. Thanks for raising the bar and finishing them all the right way!


True Dat...     2009-05-05 11:30:21
Joe...True Dat


I like Doumall‘s title best...     2009-05-05 12:01:03
Congratulations on quite the feat. It has been really cool to watch you put your name in the 14er history books, thanks for all the well done trip reports and for posting them here.


Congrats!     2009-07-12 20:15:13
What an awesome accomplishment!
Thanks for another great TR - it‘s been most excellent to read about your progress this winter/spring - can‘t think of any better way to pass time rehabing a broken leg! Thanks for letting me live vicariously through the pics and TR‘s...
Way to go, I‘ll raise a glass to you!


nice work Jordan     2009-05-06 13:59:22
If the last guy on your thank you list is me from Wetterhorn, I admire your memory (Brian Miller). While I‘ve come a long way since that day with my rear entry boots and homeless guy looking ski pack, it looks like you‘ve definately set the bar in terms of ski mountaineering. Carl(Wesley) and I were completely spent after our trip to Snowmass yesterday, but the only thing we talked about on the ride out were the trips you and Joe took that pretty much dwarfs anything I‘ve ever seen (ie Wilson Group, KC/Challenger, Crestones, Capitol, etc). I can‘t say I‘ve ever seen such a dedicated drive towards a goal of this magnitude and done in the way you did it, congratulations.


Well done!!     2011-05-02 08:23:28
Congratulations on your accomplishment. Thanks for sharing with your TRs. We‘ve enjoyed the ride! Nice that you finished with a 14er powder day. We couldn‘t see anything either while skiing the top 1000 vert on Snowmass yesterday but it sure felt good.

Kevin Baker

Kudos     2009-05-06 20:40:42
Kudos on quite an accomplishment that few will achieve, Jordan. It looks like you have come a long way in a short time.


Dude,     2009-05-08 20:43:23
huge congrads, I can only imagine what it feels like. What a huge slog to finish with too eh? Lemme know when you wanna start pluggin‘ away at the calendar winter list .


A Very late ”Kudos”     2010-09-28 20:45:51
Congratulations (a year and a half late)!!

Hey, yesterday, September 25, I was descending the west face of Snowmass. I had never climbed the peak from that side (still haven't), but I had occasion to descend that route. It looks like a lot of fun for you skier types and I thought of you. Has it been skied much?? It didn't look life threatening like other Elk routes, just a nice, steep snowfield that could be skied pretty low into the basin.


Hey Steve     2010-09-28 21:53:39
Yeah it has been skied quite a bit, its just a matter of finding the top few hundred feet fully covered in snow... I think it is the way Dav skied it.

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