“The special thing about it is the way they climbed,” says publicist Linda Doyle. “Nobody starts at one in the afternoon; these guys climbed in the most dangerous part of the day.” After all, hiking in an alpine thunderstorm is a near death wish — and that wasn’t the only unconventional strategy the duo employed. “In the end,” Doyle notes, “it’s an adventure journal, a dream two guys had and pursued without backing down.”
And thanks to decades of mountaineering experience, they lived to tell the tale, which they’ll do tonight at 7:30 p.m. (as well as show photos from their adventure) at the LoDo Tattered Cover, 1628 16th Street. For more information, visit www.tatteredcover.com or call 303-436-1070.
Mon., July 9, 7:30 p.m., 2012