Jim and Peter Whittaker were in Denver last week to support the launch of First Ascent.
October 21, 2009 First Ascent In-Store Event, 7 p.m.—10 p.m. Eddie Bauer FlatIron Crossing, CO Meet First Ascent mountain guides Peter Whittaker, Dave Hahn, Seth Waterfall, Chad Peele, and Jake Norton, and a special appearance by mountaineering legend Jim Whittaker, the first American to summit Mount Everest.
First Ascent and Mountainfilm on Tour take the windy city by storm tonight for an evening of great films and mountaineering stories from climbing legends Ed Viesturs and Jim Whittaker.
Join First Ascent and Mountainfilm on Tour in Seattle for two great nights of award-winning films and live presentations by some of the world’s most accomplished mountaineers. The program includes a series of short films along with special guests
Movies and mountains, it turns out, are a winning combination. Just look at the 30-year run of the Mountainfilm Festival in Telluride, CO. In fact, Mountainfilm has built such a reputation and loyal following that a new spin-off festival was launched this year in Aspen.