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of the highest point in each of the 50 United States.

Highpointers Foundation Silent Auction

A fundraising event to benefit the Highpointers Foundation






What:

Fred Beckey –
Mountains of North America


Hard Cover,
Signed,
Coffee Table Size,
1982 by the Sierra Club

Fred Beckey was the most accomplished peakbagger of the 20th century, with hundreds of first ascents on peaks and major routes. He recently passed away at age 93 in 2017, and a major movie entitled “Dirtbag” was produced with his cooperation and has been making the film festival circuits lately.

The text is by Fred Beckey, and Fred selected the photos from 58 preeminent nature photographers. The book features chapters on 35 of the most outstanding North American peaks, including 10 state highpoints.

This book is Beckey’s look back at some of his favorite peaks. A handful are not difficult, such as Katahdin and Harney Peak, and others are difficult, such as Mount Waddington and Mount Saint Elias. Beckey delves deeply into each peak, devoting 5-10 pages to each peak.

When:
March 16, 2018 ->
4:00 PM MST
June 30, 2018

How:
Incremental bids must be at least $20 higher than the previous bid.
The high bidder on the last day wins, and has 1 week to submit payment.

Who:
Anyone can participate; you do not have to be a member of the Highpointers Club.

Where:
The books will be sent via registered mail.

Why:
All proceeds benefit the Highpointers Foundation. The amount donated is tax deductible beyond the ordinary value of the book; consult your tax professional.

THE AUCTION

Ends 4:00 PM MST June 30, 2018

Bidder

Bid time and Date

Bid Amount

 

Norman Michaels - WINNING BID!

12:52 April 8, 2018

$375

 

Dennis Gregory

22:59 March 29, 2018

$350

 

Adrian Crane

01:47 March 29, 2018

$325

 

Dennis Gregory

20:01 March 25, 2018

$300

 

John Albright

22:43 March 23, 2018

$275

 

Dennis Gregory

22:33 March 23,2018

$220

 

Dan Rinden

21:59 March 23, 2018

$200

 

Starting Bid

 

$200

 

Our thanks to Michael Chessler for this book!



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