In search of Peaks, Passes and Glaciers.
An Illustrated talk by Frank Nugent. 8pm Wednesday 12th March. GMIT Castlebar.
In search of Peaks, Passes and Glaciers. The story of the Irish pioneers who explored the Alps from 1840-1922.
Frank is a well mountaineer and writer. He was the co leader of the first successful Irish expedition to Mount Everest.
His latest book is the subject of this talk. He has also written a book on Irish involvement in Arctic and Antarctic exploration.
Entry €5, €2 students, unwaged.