Olympia's Steve Giesecke is all smiles last month atop the summit of Mount Vinson in Antarctica, despite the minus-67-degree wind chill. Perhaps the good cheer is because Giesecke just completed the task of climbing the tallest peak on each continent.
Olympia's Steve Giesecke is all smiles last month atop the summit of Mount Vinson in Antarctica, despite the minus-67-degree wind chill. Perhaps the good cheer is because Giesecke just completed the task of climbing the tallest peak on each continent. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO
Olympia's Steve Giesecke is all smiles last month atop the summit of Mount Vinson in Antarctica, despite the minus-67-degree wind chill. Perhaps the good cheer is because Giesecke just completed the task of climbing the tallest peak on each continent. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Olympia man scales tallest summit on each continent, into historic club

February 25, 2011 12:00 AM