Extraordinary Women of the Canadian Rockies

sharon wood everest summit - CopyMeet a baroness turned back­coun­try lodge keep­er, Lizzie Rum­mel; book col­lec­tor Gil­lean Daf­fern who cre­at­ed Canada’s pre­mier moun­tain-focussed pub­lish­ing com­pa­ny, Rocky Moun­tain Books; the first North Amer­i­can woman to sum­mit Mount Ever­est, Sharon Wood, who also found­ed a unique school; as well as writ­ers and adven­tur­ers, and learn how these and oth­er extra­or­di­nary women helped shape the rich fab­ric and dis­tinct cul­ture of the Cana­di­an Rock­ies.