I grew up in Boulder, Colorado, where I studied mechanical engineering at the University of Colorado. I’ve called Salt Lake City home since 2014.
What do you like about BLUE ICE
Going to work with friends every day.
Your own definition of the word « mountain »
A large steep hill.
Your mountain specialty
Your best memory in the mountains
Powder days with friends are hard to beat.
Your worst memory in the mountains
Friends getting injured.
A mountain ritual
Checking the weather and avy forecast with my morning coffee.
Your favorite BLUE ICE product
Whatever I’m currently working on.
Your dream route, the one you’d love to climb one day
Landry Line, Pyramid Peak.
A climber who inspire(d) you
Don’t know until you go.
Your secret spot (and why) for…
Ski touring – The Oquirrh range. Salt Lake’s much less visited mountains on the west side of the valley.
Favorite mountain hut – Refugio Frey in Bariloche Argentina. Hard to beat the setting and great terrain.