Join us for an evening of photos, stories and adventure as veteran climber, Doug Pratt-Johnson, shares experiences of his most recent climbing trip to Yosemite.
Ansel Adams captured Yosemite in iconic large format photos in the 1930s.
Now Yosemite is a mecca for climbers who spend days inching their way up sheer cliffs.
Doug spent 9 days attached to one of the big walls last summer…
Platform Series – Doug presents stories of his 9 day solo climbing adventure on Yosemite’s El Capitan.
Doug’s Climbing Presentation
Doug Pratt-Johnson will present an evening of photos and stories from his 9 day solo climb of El Capitan in California’s Yosemite Valley. Widely regarded as a mecca for bigwall climbers, Yosemite attracts climbers from all over the world. Come see what it’s like to sleep on a portaledge and hang your feet over the abyss while having your morning coffee!
Date: Wednesday, November 6th, 2013; 7:30-9pm.
Location: Ottawa Studio Works; 160 Preston St., Ottawa.
Cost: Free, but donations accepted.
Registration: It’s first come, first served. Space is limited – Doors open at 7pm.
Our Platform Series offers a platform for people to bring a selection of interesting photo, arts and related events to the community.
Doug Pratt Johnson climbing near Ottawa © HarryNowell.com