Dan Nielsen - An Autobiography

General Considerations


Outdoors / Highpointing / Mountaineering


  • 1998 Eco-Challenge Morocco 12th place, Team Synergy
  • Four time champion and course record holder of the Mt Taylor Winter Quadrathlon in Grants, New Mexico - the Cibola County highpoint
  • Several Pikes Peak Marathon top ten finishes - the El Paso County highpoint
  • Have reached 71+ of Colorados centennial peaks (100 highest); including ALL of the 54 fourteeners.
  • Guinness World Record Holder for fastest U.S. crossing on a nonmotorized scooter - 21 days 9 hours 57 minutes.
    See Kickbike.com
my county highpoints completion map
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Other sports and hobbies

Other sports and hobbys: Mountaineering, Snowshoe racing, Orienteering, Adventure racing, Trail running, Mountain/Road cycling, Travel, Rock/Ice climbing, Kickbike scooter riding, kayaking.