Jeffrey H. Ryan Hiker Author Photographer Speaker Podcaster Director

Monson Summerfest – Featured Speaker

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Maine writer, historian and storyteller Jeffrey Ryan will share the story of the incredible Himalayan climbing expedition mounted in 1924 by Monson native Terris Moore. The peak of Minya Konka, which was rumored to be “higher than Everest” drew Moore and three fellow climbers to attempt the summit, a feat that required them to brave […]