publication date: Thursday, March 14, 2013 (part of Spring 2013)

category: Exploration

clue: His career as an explorer peaked somewhere in Colorado.

explanation: Among Pike's discoveries was the famous mountain that came to be called Pike's Peak. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, and Erik Bates

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