Leif Whittaker Presentation with special guest Tom Hornbein

  • Estes Park Mountain Shop
  • April 28, 2017
  • Location: 2050 Big Thompson Ave, Estes Park Mountain Shop, CO
  • Phone: 970.586.6548
  • Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Price: $10 suggested donation with all proceeds benefiting The Juniper Fund
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Join us for a night of adventure as Leif Whittaker, son of Jim Whittaker, presents on his memoir My Old Man and the Mountain, an engaging and humorous story of what it was like to “grow up Whittaker" in an extended family of accomplished climbers. Become wrapped up in a unique coming of age tale on the steep slopes of Everest, and a climbing adventure that lights the imagination and fills an emotional human endeavor with universal meaning.

Refreshments will be provided. Q&A and book signing with Leif following the presentation. Special appearance by legendary local mountaineer Tom Hornbein.

Admission: $10 suggested donation with all proceeds benefiting The Juniper Fund.

Leif Whittaker Presentation with special guest Tom Hornbein