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Everest & the Himalayas

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Free Lecture & Slide Show

What
  • Teens
  • Adults
When November 29, 2012
from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Where Nederland Library Community Room
Contact Email
Contact Phone 303-258-1101
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Join mountaineer Tom Masterson as he shares his experiences climbing Everest, Lhotse, Ama Dablam & others, discovering Buddhist & Sherpa cultures, trekking & exploring in Nepal & Tibet.

 

Highlights Include:
Rescuing a Sherpa at 28,000 feet on Everest, solo climbs of Lhotse, Ama Dablam and many trekking peaks, Chinese influences in Tibet, Maoist endeavors in Nepal, traditional Sherpa & Buddhist Cultures, effects of Tourism on the Nepalese hinterland, and volunteer efforts for Sherpas.