The Ouray Ice Festival and Competition

The Ouray Ice Festival is a time for Climbers to gather from all over the Country.  It is such an amazing event when the elite climbers and beginners come together to share the Ouray Ice Park and some beer at the slideshows and events throughout the weekend.  For me the Ice Fest represents a gathering […]

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Solo Himalaya

I am no stranger to expeditions from guiding in both North and South America, but I had never been on a personal climbing expedition.  Lack of time and funding always seemed to get in the way.  As an added bonus I had never been to Asia until this fall.  Fellow guide Chris Wright and I […]

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Cilo Gear Packing Timelapse

This is a short video that I made packing my Cilo pack for a multi-day alpine face in the Himalaya.  Enjoy! For more vids visit:

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NoSiesta Guiding

Custom guided skiing and climbing excursions in the Alps

Lunag Expedition 2012

First Ascents in the Khumbu Himal

Extreme Alpine

Rock - Ice - Alpine - Mixed