Patrick Mauro

me {at} patrickmauro.com

Explorer:  data scientist, mountaineer, pilot, sailor, astronaut hopeful (AsHo).

Certifications and Education

Science

  • Harvard University - A.B. - Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • Harvard University - S.M. - Electrical Engineering

Wilderness

  • Wilderness First Responder
  • CPR and AED - Basic Life Support
  • AIARE I - Decision Making in Avalanche Terrain
  • Mountain Project Page

Aviation

  • Private Pilot License
Notable Peaks
  • Chomolungma (Mount Everest), Nepal - Southeast Ridge - 29,029' (8,848 m)
  • Cho-Oyu, Tibet - Western Face - 26,906' (8,201 m)
  • Cerro Aconcagua, Argentina - Normal Route, Horcones Valley - 22,837' (6,960 m) - solo in 3 days and 8 hours
  • Illimani, Bolivia - Normal Route - 21,122' (6,438 m)
  • Chimborazo, Ecuador - Normal Route via El Castillo to Cumbre Veintimilla - 20,564' (6,268 m)
  • Huayna Potosi, Bolivia - Normal Route - 19,974' (6,088 m)
  • Cerro El Plata, Argentina - Northwest Ridge - 19,580' (5,968 m) - solo
  • Licancabur, Bolivia - Macario Route - 19,423' (5,921 m)
  • Cotopaxi, Ecuador - Normal Route - 19,347' (5,897 m)
  • Pequeño Alpamayo, Bolivia - West-Southwest Ridge - 17,618' (5,370 m)
  • Volcán Maipo, Argentina - East Route - 17,270' (5,264 m) - solo
  • Mt Whitney, California, USA - 14,505' (4,421 m)
    • Mountaineer's Route - late spring
    • Whitney Trail - early spring, solo
  • San Bernardo, Argentina - Normal Route - 13,956' (4,254 m) - solo
Peaks of the Cascade Mountains (Pacific Northwest, USA)
  • Mt Rainier (Tacoma), Washington, USA - 14,411' (4,392 m)
    • Kautz Glacier x 2
    • Disappointment Cleaver
  • Mt Shasta (Úytaahkoo), California, USA - Hotlum-Bolam Ridge - 14,179' (4,322 m)
  • Mt Hood (Wy'east), Oregon, USA - Hogsback to Pearly Gates - 11,249' (3,429 m)
  • Mt Baker (Kulshan), Washington, USA - North Ridge - 10,781' (3,286 m)
  • Mt Shuksan, Washington, USA - Fisher Chimneys - 9,131' (2,783 m)
  • Eldorado Peak, Washington, USA - East Ridge - 8,868' (2,703 m)
  • Mt St Helens (Lawetlat'la), Washington, USA - Monitor Ridge - 8,363' (2,549 m)
  • Ptarmigan Traverse, Washington, USA:
    • Spire Point - 8,269' (2,520 m)
    • Sentinel Peak - 8,266' (2,519 m)
    • S Mountain, a.k.a. Hurry Up Peak - 7,825' (2,385 m)
Peaks of the Catskill Mountains (New York, USA)
  • Slide Mountain - 4,180' (1,274 m) - first summited during a transit of the Wittenberg-Cornell-Slide loop (15.1 miles, 5,400'+ of ascent)
  • Black Dome Mountain - 3,980' (1,213 m) ❄
  • Blackhead Mountain - 3,940' (1,201 m)
  • Thomas Cole Mountain - 3,940' (1,201 m) ❄
  • Graham Mountain - 3,868' (1,179 m)
  • Cornell Mountain - 3,860' (1,177 m)
  • Table Mountain - 3,847' (1,173 m) ❄
  • Peekamoose Mountain - 3,843' (1,171 m) ❄
  • Plateau Mountain - 3,840' (1,170 m)
  • Sugarloaf Mountain - 3,810' (1,160 m)
  • Wittenberg Mountain - 3,780' (1,152 m)
  • Balsam Lake Mountain - 3,730' (1,137 m)
  • Lone Mountain - 3,721' (1,134 m) ❄
  • Panther Mountain - 3,720' (1,134 m) ❄
  • Kaaterskill High Peak - 3,655' (1,114 m)
  • Twin Mountain - 3,640' (1,110 m)
  • Indian Head Mountain - 3,573' (1,089 m)
  • Windham High Peak - 3,524' (1,074 m)
  • Camel's Hump - 3,520' (1,073 m) ❄
  • Rocky Mountain - 3,508' (1,069 m) ❄
  • Overlook Mountain - 3,140' (957 m)
Peaks of the Adirondack Mountains (New York, USA)
  • Mount Marcy (Tahawus) - Van Hoevenberg Trail (#61) - 5,343' (1,559 m) ❄
  • Great Range Traverse - 26.81 miles; 9,600' of elevation gain and loss:
    • Mount Marcy (Tahawus) - 5,343' (1,559 m)
    • Mount Haystack - 4,960' (1,512 m)
    • Basin Mountain - 4,827' (1,471 m)
    • Gothics - 4,736' (1,444 m)
    • Saddleback Mountain - 4,515' (1,376 m)
    • Armstrong Mountain - 4,400' (1,341 m)
    • Upper Wolfjaw Mountain - 4,185' (1,276 m)
    • Lower Wolfjaw Mountain - 4,175' (1,273 m)
    • Hedgehog Mountain - 3,376' (1,029 m)
    • Rooster Comb - 2,595' (791 m)
  • Algonquin Peak - Algonquin Peak Trail (#64) - 5,115' (1,559 m) ❄
  • Cascade Mountain - The Full Cascade / Number 7 Slide - 4,098' (1,249 m) ❄
Other Peaks in the Northeast
  • Presidential Traverse, White Mountains, New Hampshire, USA - 25.6 miles; 10,130' of elevation gain:
    • Mount Washington (Agiocochook) - 6,288' (1,917 m)
    • Mount Adams - 5,799' (1,768 m)
    • Mount Jefferson - 5,716' (1,742 m)
    • Mount Monroe - 5,372' (1,637 m)
    • Mount Madison - 5,366' (1,636 m)
    • Mount Eisenhower - 4,760' (1,451 m)
    • Mount Pierce - 4,312' (1,314 m)
  • Mount Washington (Agiocochook), White Mountains, New Hampshire, USA - Lion's Head Trail - 6,288' (1,917 m) ❄
  • Mount Katahdin, Maine, USA - Hunt Trail - 5,269' (1,606 m)
❄ indicates winter ascent