Originally from Alaska, April’s love of the outdoors was rooted in her from birth. After studying Biology in southern California, she relocated to the Sierra Nevada to be closer to nature and her passion: Climbing. Eventually she made her passion her profession, and since has climbed walls and guided peaks all over the world, including international expeditions to Africa, Argentina, Mexico, and Ecuador. In her spare time, April travels for climbing to areas such as: Indian Creek; Rifle; Yosemite; Incredible Hulk; California’s High Sierra; Mexico; Brazil; Ecuador; Argentina; Spain; Nepal. Other hobbies are running, photography and writing. April is currently pursuing full certification with the American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA).
Training and Certifications:
* Member American Mountain Guides Association
* Graduate, AMGA Rock Guide Course
* AIARE Level 1
* Certified Wilderness First Responder. NOLS