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  • 26 Expeditions
  • 16 Countries
  • 5 Years Living in a Tent
  • Life Lived Wild

A memoir by Rick Ridgeway, the man Rolling Stone calls “the real Indiana Jones.”

Adventures at the Edge of the Map

Rick Ridgeway has had many adventures in his life, including the first American ascent of K2 and the first crossing on foot of a corner of Tibet so remote no outsider had ever seen it. In telling these stories, Rick also describes his shift from someone fascinated by wild places to someone dedicated to saving them. The Book

Characters

Tom Brokaw
Jennifer Ridgeway
Doug Peacock
Kris Tompkins
Jimmy Chin
Frank Wells

Reader’s Guide

Key questions and discussion topics raised by the book.

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