All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.
- JRR Tolkien
Hailed as one of the most prolific and pioneering climbers of all time, Fred Beckey almost became a myth in his own lifetime, with stories of his climbs often passed on by word of mouth.
Fred Beckey, the American climber whose list of epic first ascents reads like a history of North American climbing in the twentieth century, passed away yesterday. .
Director Dave O'Leske and his team have spent 10 years in production to share the epic life story of inspirational mountaineering icon and rebel Fred Beckey.