By Jack Turner
Jack Turner grew up with a picture of the Tetons engraved in his brain. As a tender guy, he climbed the peaks of this singular variety with easy hiking apparatus and acquaintances. Later in lifestyles, he led treks in India, Pakistan, Nepal, China, Tibet, and Peru, yet he regularly again to the mountains of his adolescence: the Tetons. Teewinot is his ode to 40 years within the mountains that he loves.
this is a publication a few mountain variety, its climbs, its climate, and the consideration of the wild. it's also a few small team of climbers-nomads who inhabit the Teton diversity each one summer time, and who understand it as in detail because it will ever be recognized. Teewinot is a outstanding account of what it's prefer to reside and paintings in those staggering mountains. It has anything for everyone-spellbinding bills of harmful and lethal climbs, unbridled awe on the fantastic thing about nature, and an severe ardour for the environmental concerns dealing with the USA at the present time. during this sequence of reminiscences, one in every of America's most pretty nationwide parks comes alive with good looks, secret, and power.