Estes Park Resident Jim Detterline Closing In On Longs Peak Record
Estes Park resident Jim Detterline, 54, is closing in on the all time Longs Peak lifetime summit ascent record. The current ascent record is 350 summit ascents, held by Shep Husted. Husted was a well known guide in the Estes Park area who lived from 1867 to 1942. Husted guided Longs Peak hikes not only for himself but for Enos Mills and The National Park Service.