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December 19, 2008 in City, Outdoors
Courtesy of Dawes Eddy photo

Dawes Eddy on the summit of 20,700-foot peak Mt. Chimborazo (20,700 ft. peak in Ecuador); summitted with guide January 2008. Courtesy of Dawes Eddy

Courtesy of Dawes Eddy photo

Dawes Eddy during a climb in the Canadian Rockies. Courtesy of Dawes Eddy

Colin Mulvany photo

Dawes Eddy, a 65-year-old cost-estimator, is planning on climbing Mt. Everest next year. If he succeeds, the Spokane man will be the oldest person to ever summit the 29,035-foot peak. COLIN MULVANY The Spokesman-Review