Mountain2Mountain “Views of the Himalaya” event in Breckenridge, Colorado
- Kitty Calhoun – One of the world’s best alpinists, male or female, with a resume that includes, among many others, the first female ascent of Makalu’s West Pillar in Nepal and a new route on Middle Triple Peak in Alaska
- Kim Reynolds – All around climber great person, and co-founder of the dZi Foundation, Chicks with Picks, and Mind Over Mountains
- Ben Ayers – Moderator – An amazing guy, Ben is one of the few non-Nepalis in the world to have actually worked for a season carrying loads as a Himalayan porter. His experiences led him to found Porters’ Progress, a non-profit dedicated to empowering the porters of Nepal. Currently, Ben is the Nepal Project Coordinator for the dZi Foundation.
The event will be held at the Speakeasy Movie Theater in Breckenridge at 7:00 PM. Tickets are $20 in advance, and $30 at the door. All proceeds will go to the dZi Foundation’s Revitalize a Village project in Gudel, Nepal.
For more info and to reserve tickets, contact Shannon Galpin at (970) 376-0754, or visit the Mountain2Mountain website.
– Jake Norton
is an Everest climber, guide, photographer, writer, and motivational
speaker from Colorado.