We have some sad news to share with you.
Fred Beckey passed away peacefully on Monday, October 30 at the age of 94.
Fred was a true American icon. His legacy is profound, and he has inspired countless people to explore this amazing planet. We are honored to have known Fred, and our memories with him will live on forever.
The news of Fred's passing has already created a
of condolences, stories and memories from people whose lives were influenced by his extraordinary accomplishments, poetic books and pioneering lifestyle.
It was an honor for us to spend so much time with Fred over the years and produce the documentary on his exceptional life. We are so happy that Fred was able to attend the premiere screenings at Mountainfilm in Telluride in May and at the Seattle International Film Festival in June. It was amazing to feel the energy in these theaters and observe Fred receiving long standing ovations. We will all miss him very much.