Author and Motivation speaker Erik Weihenmayer speaks about being the first blind man to climb Everest

Published on :

Banner image from touchthetop.com The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Salem welcomed Erik Weihenmayer to the Hawthorne Hotel for an intimate evening listening to Erik recount some of his many adventures including kayaking the Grand Canyon and scaling Mount Everest. On May 25, 2001, Erik Weihenmayer became the only blind person to reach the summit [….]