18 Favorite Mountains I've Explored

By Nicole Jordan @nicolejordan

Sa Pa, Knuckles mountain treks, Rae Lakes Loop Trailhead, Acatenango, South Sister, Annapurna Circuit, Lassen Peak, Parque Nacional de Los Picos de Europa, Mount Fox, Isthmus Peak, Chamonix, Mount Rinjani, Mount Jumbo Trail, Mount Juneau, Parque Nacional Natural El Cocuy, Thorong La, Mount Shasta, Mount Whitney

Favorite Mountains I've Explored Map

Favorite Mountains I've Explored Places

  • Sa Pa

    August 2017; Dave; Trekking and renting motor scooters in the rice paddies of Vietnam

  • Knuckles mountain treks

    6,500 ft; 1,981 m; February 2020; Kamil & Gus; 3 days of trekking in the rain through Sri Lanka's forest with TONS of slugs

  • Rae Lakes Loop Trailhead

    11,978 ft at Glen Pass; 3,650 m; October 2018; Ashley; 7,850 ft elevation gain ; 42 mi loop

  • Acatenango

    13,045 ft; 3,976 m; January 2016; Oliva & Jess; 5,252 ft elevation gain ; 8.6 mi RT

  • South Sister

    10,358 ft; 3,157 m; July 2020; Meggie; 4,900 ft elevation gain ; 12.2 mi RT

  • Annapurna Circuit

    17,769 ft; 5,416 m; March 2020; Solo then Alex, Kevin, Sofia, Lotte, Jenny, Damian; A LOT of elevation gain (~60,000 ft) ; 142 mi total from Besisahar to Nayapul

  • Lassen Peak

    10,463 ft; 3,189 m; October 2018; Tegan & Jessie; 2000 ft elevation gain; 5 mi RT

  • Parque Nacional de Los Picos de Europa

    8,688 ft; 2,648 m; November 2018; Dawn; Fuente De Gondola then hike

  • Mount Fox

    5,284 ft; 1,611 m; December 2016; Solo; 5000 ft elevation gain; 7 mi RT

  • Isthmus Peak

    4,545 ft; 1,385 m; November 2016; Solo; 3400 ft elevation gain; 5 mi RT

  • Chamonix

    12,604 ft; 8,842 m; May 2014; Solo; Aiguille du Midi then hikes around Chamonix

  • Mount Rinjani

    12,224 ft; 3,726 m; November 2017; Sam & Zack; 11,040 ft elevation gain; 22 mi from Sembalun to Senaru

  • Mount Jumbo Trail

    3,337 ft; 1,017m; July 2016; Solo; 3,166 ft elevation gain; 5.4 mi RT

  • Mount Juneau

    3,576ft; 1,090 m; June 2016; Solo; 3,450 ft elevation gain; 7 mi RT

  • Parque Nacional Natural El Cocuy

    15,790 ft; 4,813 m; January 2019; Fritz, Theresa, & Lukas; 6000 ft elevation gain; 27 mi backpacking Laguna Grande de la Sierra & Pulpito del Diablo

  • Thorong La

    17,769 ft; 5,416 m; March 2020; Alex, Kevin, Sofia, Lotte, Jenny, Damian; Annapurna Circuit Pass; highest point I've been to date

  • Mount Shasta

    14,180 ft; 4,322 m; July 2019; Meggie & Gabe; 7,122 ft elevation gain ; 10.3 mi RT via Avalanche Gulch Route

  • Mount Whitney

    14,505 ft; 4,421 m; June 2018; Molly & Chris; 6,656 ft elevation gain ; 22.5 mi RT via hiking trail and part of mountaineers route

  • Sa Pa

    August 2017; Dave; Trekking and renting motor scooters in the rice paddies of Vietnam

    February 5, 2021
  • Knuckles mountain treks

    6,500 ft; 1,981 m; February 2020; Kamil & Gus; 3 days of trekking in the rain through Sri Lanka's forest with TONS of slugs

    February 5, 2021
  • Rae Lakes Loop Trailhead

    11,978 ft at Glen Pass; 3,650 m; October 2018; Ashley; 7,850 ft elevation gain ; 42 mi loop

    February 5, 2021
  • Acatenango

    13,045 ft; 3,976 m; January 2016; Oliva & Jess; 5,252 ft elevation gain ; 8.6 mi RT

    February 5, 2021
  • South Sister

    10,358 ft; 3,157 m; July 2020; Meggie; 4,900 ft elevation gain ; 12.2 mi RT

    February 5, 2021
  • Annapurna Circuit

    17,769 ft; 5,416 m; March 2020; Solo then Alex, Kevin, Sofia, Lotte, Jenny, Damian; A LOT of elevation gain (~60,000 ft) ; 142 mi total from Besisahar to Nayapul

    February 5, 2021
  • Lassen Peak

    10,463 ft; 3,189 m; October 2018; Tegan & Jessie; 2000 ft elevation gain; 5 mi RT

    February 5, 2021
  • Parque Nacional de Los Picos de Europa

    8,688 ft; 2,648 m; November 2018; Dawn; Fuente De Gondola then hike

    February 5, 2021
  • Mount Fox

    5,284 ft; 1,611 m; December 2016; Solo; 5000 ft elevation gain; 7 mi RT

    February 5, 2021
  • Isthmus Peak

    4,545 ft; 1,385 m; November 2016; Solo; 3400 ft elevation gain; 5 mi RT

    February 5, 2021
  • Chamonix

    12,604 ft; 8,842 m; May 2014; Solo; Aiguille du Midi then hikes around Chamonix

    February 5, 2021
  • Mount Rinjani

    12,224 ft; 3,726 m; November 2017; Sam & Zack; 11,040 ft elevation gain; 22 mi from Sembalun to Senaru

    February 5, 2021
  • Mount Jumbo Trail

    3,337 ft; 1,017m; July 2016; Solo; 3,166 ft elevation gain; 5.4 mi RT

    February 5, 2021
  • Mount Juneau

    3,576ft; 1,090 m; June 2016; Solo; 3,450 ft elevation gain; 7 mi RT

    February 5, 2021
  • Parque Nacional Natural El Cocuy

    15,790 ft; 4,813 m; January 2019; Fritz, Theresa, & Lukas; 6000 ft elevation gain; 27 mi backpacking Laguna Grande de la Sierra & Pulpito del Diablo

    February 5, 2021
  • Thorong La

    17,769 ft; 5,416 m; March 2020; Alex, Kevin, Sofia, Lotte, Jenny, Damian; Annapurna Circuit Pass; highest point I've been to date

    January 24, 2021
  • Mount Shasta

    14,180 ft; 4,322 m; July 2019; Meggie & Gabe; 7,122 ft elevation gain ; 10.3 mi RT via Avalanche Gulch Route

    January 24, 2021
  • Mount Whitney

    14,505 ft; 4,421 m; June 2018; Molly & Chris; 6,656 ft elevation gain ; 22.5 mi RT via hiking trail and part of mountaineers route

    January 24, 2021