Scheduled on May 1, 2007
Date: Tuesday May 1 at 8PM
Location: Bent Gate Mountaineering 1313 Washington Ave Golden
Life and Death in the Mountains
Gripping tales from the oldest mountain rescue team in Colorado and one of the busiest volunteer mountain rescue teams in the country!
Stories of tragedy and triumph in the mountains
Rescue stories through the eyes of a team member
Historical vignettes of Rocky Mountain Rescue on its 60th
Proceeds from the book go to support the continuing operation
of Rocky Mountain Rescue
Playing for Real is an evocation of the mountain rescue experience, a history of one of the finest mountain rescue groups in the country, and a celebration of 60 years of saving lives in the backcountry. Mark Scott-Nash describes gripping tales of tragedy and triumph ! in the mountains, rescue stories through the eyes of a team member, historical vignettes of Rocky Mountain Rescue on its 60th anniversary, and much more. Royalties from the sale of the book go directly to support the continuing operation of Rocky Mountain Rescue.
Author Mark Scott-Nash is a Colorado native and resident of Boulder who has been climbing and mountaineering for 20 years and has been a member of Rocky Mountain Rescue for 8 years.