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Adventures in the Wild – John Beatty

April 11 - 7:30 pm till 10:00 pm

John’s most recent talk “Adventures in the Wild” is an ongoing project, a dialogue with audiences when he can share his most recent images and stories from across the world. His new adventures include; the Hindu ceremony of Kumbh Mela set on the Ganges in Allahabad, a once every 12 year gathering of 30 million pilgrims; grizzly bears, mountains and walruses of Alaska; a flying adventure beneath Mt Everest; eagle-hunters of Khazak Mongolia; survival training in Scotland; the volcanic wilderness of Danikil in Northern Ethiopia; emperor penguins of Antarctica; rafting the Colorado River of Grand Canyon; and closer to home, John will show images from his new book Kinder Scout: The People’s Mountain.

The support speaker for the event is Claire Carter, award-winning film maker of Operation Moffatt, artistic director of the Kendal Mountain Festival and adventurer.

Details

Date:
April 11
Time:
7:30 pm till 10:00 pm