A Day with Fred Beckey in the Dolomites

Great short from some years back about the late Fred Beckey.

By Patagonia | August 10th, 2019

Fred Beckey, who passed away in 2017, has a legacy of first ascents greater than that of any other climber. He was 89 when this film was made and he had never climbed in the Dolomites—so he headed out to do just that.


 

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This is beautiful. Thank you Fred!