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Kristin Arnold

IFMGA Mountain Guide
AMGA Ski Guide
AMGA Rock Guide
AMGA Alpine Guide

Kristin Arnold is an AMGA / IFMGA Mountain Guide with a goofy spirit, inclusive attitude, and impressive athletic ability. In a former life, Kristin won national titles in cross country running and was the goalkeeper for championship soccer teams at the collegiate and professional levels. She has also summited Denali over 10 times. In spite…

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Dan Zokaites is an IFMGA Mountain Guide

IFMGA Mountain Guide
AMGA Ski Guide
AMGA Rock Guide
AMGA Alpine Guide

Dan Zokaites is living his dream every day by working in mountains around the world. He is certified by the American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA) in all three guide disciplines – Rock, Alpine, and Ski – earning him the highly regarded IFMGA international guide credential. Dan also has a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from…

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Sheldon Kerr

IFMGA Mountain Guide
AMGA Ski Guide
AMGA Rock Guide
AMGA Alpine Guide

Sheldon Kerr is an AMGA / IFMGA Mountain Guide (the twelfth woman in the United States to earn that accolade). She is a top-notch skiing, climbing and avalanche instructor.  Her long client list includes US Special Forces Teams, fourth grade classrooms, professional avalanche workers, and queer climbing groups. Sheldon’s accomplishments in ski mountaineering and in…

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Marc Ripperger

Aspirant Mountain Guide
AMGA Rock Guide
AMGA Alpine Guide
AMGA Asistant Ski Guide

Marc Ripperger is passionate about all things climbing and skiing.  This love has transported him from the San Juans to the depths of Alaska, Europe, Africa, and South America. Clients walk away from their time with Marc having had an incredible experience and gained skills for their next great objective. While not at work guiding,…

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