Mountains of the Mind: The Colorado 14er Mystique

April 12, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Kearstin Cameron

Linda Crockett has climbed all the 14ers in ColoradoLinda Crockett, dean of the Aspen Campus, will bring you her perspectives from 14,000 feet. She has climbed all of the state’s “14ers” and has interviewed many other who have pursued these peaks. She’s the speaker of this Golden Hour presentation.

The Colorado mountains are appealing to people from all over world—for their scenery, setting, and stature. The group of Colorado summits over fourteen thousand feet have a special attraction for many. What is the appeal of the Fourteeners and what draws climbers to these summits with the intention to climb them all? This talk encompasses personal accounts of Fourteener finishers with respect to goals, hardships, and rewards of the Fourteener climbs.

This presentation is sponsored by the TRIO Success Center, the Quigley Library and CMC Peak Performance.