Club Night: Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 7:00 p.m. Vinson Massif, Antartica - Speaker Ross Nichol
Location: Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood Pub, 3728 Clark Drive, Vancouver, B.C.
Ross Nichol will give a slide presentation on his climbing trip to Antartica. Ross flew from Punta Arenas in Chile to an ice landing strip at Patriot Hills in Antartica. From a base camp there he flew to Vinson Massif which, at 4,897 metres, is the highest peak in Antartica. After weathering a severe storm on the mountain, his small 3-person team managed to reach the summit and return safely.
Club Night: Tuesday, March 6, 2018, 7:00 p.m. Hikling in the French Alps - Speakers Inge Zegel and Roy Smyth