The 50 Peaks team claims a successful summit of Denali, kick starting their attempt to climb to the highest point of each state in the union during the next 50 days.
As the first American to summit the world’s 14 highest peaks without supplemental oxygen, Ed Viesturs knows a thing or two about training for big trips. In this column Ed shares his perspective on training for the next objective.
it was no surprise that the Eddie Bauer First Ascent guide Peter Whittaker tracked upward toward 238 summits of Washington’s tallest, most glaciated peak. But the uphill was only part of the allure.