A climber and mountain guide, my background is varied with a teaching degree, cooking in a backcountry ski lodge, an being an air traffic controller.
I have taken great pleasure participating in climbing expeditions and attending climbing festivals. In 2007, I went to Pakistan with Lilla Molnar and put up a new route in the Nangmah Valley. I also participated in five first ascents of waterfall ice climbs in the remote Icefall Brooke region of the Canadian Rockies.
Favorite Climbing Goals:
What do you do to relax?,
Where did you grow up?
How long have you been active in the mountains doing what you do?
Who introduced you to the mountains?
What does your family think of what you do?
What do you see yourself doing in 10 years from now?
What do you do in your free time when you are not climbing?
Mountains and Me?
Grandiose, beauty, peace, relentless, driving force, life, hardship, toil.
The summit is only a halfway point, but nonetheless there is a reward from summiting that is felt more greatly days and months after reaching the top.
Before starting. I feel hopeful, adventurous but intimidated. A desire to explore; uncover the unknown. Bold and small at the same time. Agro and frail. Fear the worst, yet visualize a grand success.
After a climb?
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