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Dr Keith Grant is fundraising for The Ayrshire Hospice By Taking on the challenging ascent of Mera Peak in the Himalayas starting on 30th October 2011, the ipad has been donated by Microtech and will be one of the prizes in a raffle being organized by Dr Grant to raise funds for the hospice.
Dr Grant successfully climbed Mount Kilimanjaro in March 2010.
Mera Peak (6476m, 21240 feet) and takes 3 weeks to reach, it is located in the Everest region of the Nepal Himalaya. It is the highest point in the Nepal Himalaya, which is accessible using no more than basic glacier skills. The view from the summit is acknowledged to be one of the finest in the entire Nepal Himalaya, encompassing five of the World's 8000-metre peaks, Cho Oyu, Everest, Lhotse, Makalu and Kanchenjunga. Dr Grant successfully climbed Mount Kilimanjaro raising funds for the hospice in March 2010.