Mountain and Ski guide since 2006 with experience from the Alaska Range to New England. Avalanche course instructor for the American Avalanche Institute.
Skiing in Alaska
First descent SW Ridge Peak 12,200 in the Alaska Range
East Face of Kahiltna Dome
Awarded the Hans Saari Grant for an early ski attempt on the South Face of Denali
100+ days skiing in the Chugach Range
50+ days skiing in the Talkeetna Range
Skiing in Lower 48
Otter Body on the Grand Teton
Ford Couloir on the Grand Teton
Ellingwood Couloir on Middle Teton
Southeast Face of the South Teton
Coalpit Headwall to Y-couloir in Little Cottonwood Canyon
Monte Cristo Couloir in Little Cottonwood Canyon
Heart of Darkness in Big Cottonwood Canyon
Hundreds of days backcountry skiing in Wyoming, Utah, Montana
Skiing in Chamonix area
Guided the Haute Route from Chamonix to Zermatt
Many day tours off the Montets, Flegere, and the Midi trams.
Alpine and rock guiding in the summer.
Avalanche courses in the winter, level 1 and 2.
Ski guiding in the winter, South Teton, Apocalypse Couloir, Middle Teton, Moran and many other backcountry ski descents in Grand Teton National Park...
Contact: Nat Patridge - 307-690-1769
Teaching multiple avalanche courses every winter. Mainly level 1 courses but also some level 2 courses.
Contact: Don Sharaf - 208-709-5208
Guiding the West Buttress of Denali as well as teaching ski mountaineering courses and several glacier traverses in the AK range.
Ski traverses of both the Ruth and Kahiltna Glaciers.
11 guided Denali trips- both the West Buttress and the West Rib
Contact: Colby Coombs - 907-354-1233
Led a ski mountaineering trip into the Wrangell St Elias for ten days based out of the Ultima Thule lodge.
Contact: Eli Potter - 907-240-6236
Ice, Rock, Alpine and Ski guiding in New England.
Contact: Rick Wilcox - 603-356-7013
Accredited by the Association for Experiential Education (AEE)
Working towards my IFMGA certification (international guiding license) through the American Mountain Guides Association.
Continuing education with Exum Mountain Guides and the American Avalanche Institute.
Personal References: please contact
Hans Johnstone : (307) 413-9699
Kent Mcbride : (307) 690-7205
Doug Workman : (307) 690-4945
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