Steamboat Springs mountain climber Kim Hess reached the summit of Mount Everest last month.

From the exhaustion and fear inherent in climbing a sheer, icy slope to the mind-melting effect of the thin air at 29,000 feet, from the joy of reaching the summit to the frustration of being unable to photograph it, she takes listeners along for one of her greatest adventures.


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