CLIMBING: Speaker to share tales of scaling Mount Vinson

April 28, 2013 

Julie Smith will talk about her attempt to reach the top of Mount Vinson, the final peak for her to complete the Seven Summits at the Wednesday adventure presentation to the Olympia Mountaineers.

Smith took part in an expedition to climb the Antarctic peak. She will also share stories of climbing the Picket Range in Washington and in Patagonia

At 6 p.m. there will be a potluck dinner and social hour. Participants are asked to bring a dish to share plus their own plate and flatware.

Smith’s presentation is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m.

The event will be at Friends Meeting House at Priest Point, 3201 Boston Harbor Road, Olympia.

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