Durango woman with prosthetic limb to climb volcano in Ecuador

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Durango woman with prosthetic limb to climb volcano in Ecuador

Bee Mathis one of 20 climbers selected to summit 19,000-foot peak
Bee Mathis hikes local peaks in preparation for climbing Cotopaxi, a volcano in Ecuador, later this month. In 2014, Mathis had her leg amputated below the knee after seriously injuring it in a climbing accident.

Durango woman with prosthetic limb to climb volcano in Ecuador

Bee Mathis hikes local peaks in preparation for climbing Cotopaxi, a volcano in Ecuador, later this month. In 2014, Mathis had her leg amputated below the knee after seriously injuring it in a climbing accident.

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