Campo de Hielo Norte

National Outdoor Leadership School

10/2000 - 04/2008

  • Course Leader on a 35-day crossing of the Northern Patagonian Icefield (Campo de Hielo Norte) via a route not previously traversed.
  • 100 + days leading expeditions in Chilean Patagonia, including Parque Nacional Queulat, and Cerro San Valentin.
  • 120+ days in North Cascades, Washington leading NOLS courses, including two Instructor Seminars (trainings for NOLS instructors aspiring to lead NOLS mountaineering Courses.) Guided ascents include:  West Ridge of Forbidden Peak, Sahale, Eldorado, Sharkfin Tower, Mix-up Peak, the Ptarmigan Traverse, and three trips on the Klawatti Icefield Traverse.
  • 100+ days in Waddington Range, British Columbia. This included two traverses of the range from Twist Creek to Canyon Lake, 10 days on the Homathko Icefield, and assents of Mt. Jubilee and Mount Munday.
  • Course Leader on 35-day expedition in Kumoan Himalaya, crossing two 17,000’ passes between Nanda Kot and Nanda Devi, India.