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Baker has no sense. A Cent' Finisher!

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Re: Baker has no sense. A Cent' Finisher!

Postby ClimbStewart » Mon Sep 17, 2012 10:19 am

Congratulations Kevin! It's a big deal to climb the Hundred Highest. Now you can work on that 13er list.

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Re: Baker has no sense. A Cent' Finisher!

Postby IHikeLikeAGirl » Mon Sep 17, 2012 11:14 am

Great job Kevin!
"Everywhere is within walking distance if you have the time."
- Steven Wright

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Re: Baker has no sense. A Cent' Finisher!

Postby summitwolf » Mon Sep 17, 2012 11:27 am

Awesome job, Kevin !!!
"The mountains have rules. They are harsh rules, but they are there, and if you keep to them you are safe. A mountain is not like men. A mountain is sincere. The weapons to conquer it exist inside you, inside your soul."

Walter Bonatti

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Re: Baker has no sense. A Cent' Finisher!

Postby smrcka » Mon Sep 17, 2012 11:45 am

Nice work Mr. Bluebird. Congratulations!
It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err. - Mahatma Gandhi

To be aware is to be alive!

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Re: Baker has no sense. A Cent' Finisher!

Postby sunny1 » Mon Sep 17, 2012 12:04 pm

Agree - it's a friggin' huge deal to climb the highest 100! Strong work!! Congrats!
The older you get, the better you get, unless you're a banana.

Re: Baker has no sense. A Cent' Finisher!

Postby Mountain Ninja » Mon Sep 17, 2012 12:10 pm

Wow, what an awesome feat!! I hope to meet you in the mountains sometime!
A little pain never hurt anyone.

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Re: Baker has no sense. A Cent' Finisher!

Postby Yog » Mon Sep 17, 2012 12:53 pm

Congratulations Kevin!!!!
. . .Now, after the hours of torment . . . I have nothing more to do than breathe . . .I am nothing more than a single, narrow, gasping lung, floating over the mists and the summits.
-Reinhold Messner

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Re: Baker has no sense. A Cent' Finisher!

Postby cftbq » Mon Sep 17, 2012 2:52 pm

Kevin: It took me this long to get to this forum thread, as we were down in the same area over the weekend. All the same, hearty congrats!
I have been to the mountaintop, and I have seen the force
and the power that animates the universe. That may not
match up with your anthropomorphic or teleological idea of
what "god" is, but it's good enough for me.

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Re: Baker has no sense. A Cent' Finisher!

Postby highcountryhiker » Mon Sep 17, 2012 5:12 pm

Congratulations on completing the hundred highest!

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Re: Baker has no sense. A Cent' Finisher!

Postby kimo » Mon Sep 17, 2012 5:19 pm

Someone who does 50 pushups at 14k is far from finished. Good luck on the next 100+ 13ers. It was a pleasure joining you for a few mountains this year. Congratulations on reaching the milestone! =D>


ps. After watching Kevin's pushups here, and then Mike and the Papersons go on to climb 3 more peaks on the some day of their final cent a few weeks ago, I am making a simple request for when I reach the summit of my final cent: please, someone, just hand me a beer and a soft mat to sit on. Thanks. :-D

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Re: Baker has no sense. A Cent' Finisher!

Postby kimo » Mon Sep 17, 2012 7:30 pm

kimo wrote:
anna wrote:...please, someone, just hand me a beer and a hot tub to sit in. :-D




Now who wouldn't love a good soak after their 100th cent? Well earned and deserved. And so much better than a sit pad. Are you offering to help? Will be fun...just watch out for the nefarious bears!


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Re: Baker has no sense. A Cent' Finisher!

Postby cbrobin » Mon Sep 17, 2012 8:36 pm

Cool!
More Colorado than the Natives.

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