The “Real Indiana Jones” at Legacy Luncheon for the Parks

Rick Ridgeway to speak at Legacy Luncheon for the Parks

This year’s Legacy Luncheon for the Parks will feature a man know for pushing the limits of American adventure and expanding an international outdoor apparel company. An adventurer since his teens, Ridgeway has witnessed decades of change in the wilderness and racked up many diverse accomplishments from summiting the world’s second-highest mountain without supplemental oxygen to producing an Emmy award-winning film.

Ridgeway’s resume of expeditions and initiatives have some tough critics impressed, with The Rolling Stone recognizing him as “the real Indiana Jones,” and National Geographic honoring him with its “Lifetime Achievement in Adventure” award. Encounters with avalanches, rock fall, and countless precarious situations presented by nature inform his innovative leadership strategies at Patagonia.

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