A big bursting book that bounds out at you full of the pleasures and agonies of the wonderful and entrancing world of mountaineering
-- Bruce Fairley, Canadian Alpine Journal 2000
Readers will delight in the number of high quality photographs found in every chapter of this important new history. -- R. W. Sandford, Mountain Heritage Magazine
About the Author
An accomplished mountaineer and influential member of the Canadian mountaineering community, Chic Scott has, in part, shaped the history he documented. Chic has been a climber and guide for over 35 years. He founder the Canadian Himalayan Foundation and initiated the prestigious Banff Mountain Film Festival. This is his fourth book.