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Climbing Mount Everest with Craig John

Groton resident, Craig John, will present a multi media program on his ascents of Mt. Everest. Craig first climbed Everest in 1998 by the North Ridge on the Tibetan side of the mountain. In 2018 he returned to Everest to make an ascent by the Southeast Ridge in Nepal.

Craig has been a professional Mountain Guide for 33 years and guides for International Mountain Guides based in Washington state just outside of Mt. Rainier National Park. He has led over sixty five high altitude expeditions to all corners of the world that include fourteen Himalayan expeditions, 25 to Kilimanjaro, 10 to Denali, several to Aconcagua, the Mexican volcanoes and other peaks around the world. In addition to Everest, he has two ascents of Cho Oyu. Domestically Craig has climbed ice, rock and alpine routes all over the U.S.  He has a Master's Degree in Applied Behavioral Science.

 

Date:
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 Show more dates
Time:
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Location:
Community Room A, Community Room B
Audience:
  Adults  
Categories:
  Lectures     LiveWires (55+)  

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