Rick Wilcox's career has been focused on serious climbing and guiding in the highest mountains. Most noteworthy is Rick’s leadership of the successful New England Everest Expedition in the spring of 1991. Since 1979, Rick has been president of International Mountain Equipment – the climbing retail shop and school in North Conway, NH. Rick also serves as president of Mountain Rescue in the Mount Washington Valley of NH and has held that position since 1976.
There are old climbers and bold climbers but no old, bold climbers
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