Curve of the Earth (and other effects) in ‘Summit Shots’ post

“I participated in an event called Ascent hosted by GORUCK where we spent 4 days in the mountains out in Colorado. We summited Mount Yale the first day and it was absolutely breathtaking.” – Kit Klein

Britta Turner takes a yoga break on top of Mt. Elbert

Jaclyn Marston and her uncle on top of Mount St. Helen’s

Brad Jackson climbing the Cloud Piercer, Aoraki

—Go here for details on submitting your own epic summit shot!

Amy Oberbroeckling

Amy Oberbroeckling, an Iowa native, joined GearJunkie out of college and brought a passion for endurance sports as well as a flawless record in arm wrestling matches against famous rock climbers. Find her biking, trail running, cross-country skiing, camping, or tipping back a cold IPA.