Mariposa Museum presents Mark Wellman on the 30th Anniversary of the First Paraplegic Ascent of El Capitan. Part 5 of Rock Climbing Speaker Series
On July 26, 2019, the 30th Anniversary of the first paraplegic ascent of El Capitan with Mike Corbett, Mark will be giving a presentation at the Mariposa Museum. This event will be Part 5 of the speaker series featuring a History of Rock Climbing in Yosemite Valley. An appetizer buffet and beer and wine sponsored by Charles Street dinner house and Silverfox Vineyards will be available. Admission for the event is free. $5 buffet and $5 beer or wine to individuals over 21 with valid I.D. Food will be served at 6 pm. The presentation will begin at 6:30 pm. Please call (209) 966-2924 for more information, or follow the Mariposa Museum on Facebook for event information and updates.
Photo caption: Mark Wellman one pitch below the summit of the Shield Route on El Capitan, Yosemite National Park. Jay Mather photo