Keith McGowan

Biography

Keith McGowan has … spent a night wrapped around a tent pole during a typhoon while camped at the base of Mount Fuji … hiked the Appalachian Trail through the Smoky Mountain National Park … executed a cloverleaf while flying a World War II vintage aircraft … sailed the Caribbean with a white-haired pirate … stumbled within ten feet of a grizzly while hiking in Grand Teton National Park and did not hit the poor animal with bear spray … walked around the largest tree in the world ... ambled through the monkey-infested ruins of Angkor Wat … helped complete the construction of a 10,000 square foot church in Macia Mozambique … followed the path of John Wesley Powell down the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon … stood underneath Delicate Arch … held a yard-long alligator at arm’s length … hiked the Inca Trail to enter Machu Picchu through the Sun Gate … swam with dusky dolphins in the Pacific Ocean … landed on a glacier in a helicopter … stepped foot in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico … visited 37 foreign countries.

He is proud of his three children who have grown into responsible adults and have followed their own paths in life, but he is most happy about staying married to, and madly in love with, the same woman for 35 years.

Books

This member has not published any books.