Meet Everest climber and author Ed Viesturs in Sun Valley Nov. 4

The Mountain photo credit Eddie Bauer-Kyle Deleu
One of the world’s best mountain climbers and only American to summit all 14 of the world’s 8,000 meter summits without supplemental oxygen will sign his new book,”The Mountain: My Time on Everest” at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 4 at the Sun Valley Opera House at 1 Sun Valley Road.

Viesturs, a Ketchum resident, chronicles his years on Mt. Everest as a climber, guide and film maker involved in features like “Everest” the top-grossing IMAX movie. He has summited Everest seven times, the last being in 2009 at age 50.

Look for a full story on Viesturs in Idaho Outdoors on Thursday, Nov. 7.

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