EVENT: Mt. Whitney Permit & Planning Clinic--FREE!Posted by Adventure 16 | 11.28.2018
Now is the time to prepare for climbing the highest peak in the contiguous U.S.! Whitney expert and Mountain Guide, Kurt Wedberg, will discuss gear, trip planning and popular routes. In addition, we’ll give you insider tips and walk you through the latest system for booking your permit online. You won't find a more knowledgeable source of Mt. Whitney all in one place, anywhere! Don't miss it! FREE
6:30pm Happy Half-hour; 7:00pm Mt. Whitney Presentation
Thursday, Jan. 24: A16 San Diego Store
Friday, January 25: A16 West LA Store
ABOUT THE PRESENTER
One of our most popular speakers and A16 alum, Kurt Wedberg, is the founder of Bishop, CA based Sierra Mountaineering International offering guiding and instruction in the Sierra Nevada, Joshua Tree, and in countries worldwide. He has been a professional mountain guide since 1986 and has 105 expeditions to high peaks around the world on his resume--including peaks in Africa, Alaska, Antarctica, Argentina, Bolivia, Ecuador, Europe, Mexico, Peru, Russia, and Turkey. He has also successfully climbed in the Himalayas reaching the summits of Mt. Everest, Cho Oyu, Ama Dablam, and Island Peak.