Summer SkillShare 2017 Recap

Summer SkillShare 2017 Recap

One of the highlights of the Mountain Mentors 2017 summer season has undoubtedly been our first ever Summer SkillShare. Read on for a quick recap of the day plus photos!

Life Wisdom from Skiing Mentor Rosie Langford

Life Wisdom from Skiing Mentor Rosie Langford

Earlier this month, the Mountain Mentors team caught up with backcountry skiing mentor, Rosie, to chat with her about her alpine-focused goals, the value of mentorship, and what sets Mountain Mentors apart.

4/7: Liz Rose's Mt. Vinson Summit

4/7: Liz Rose's Mt. Vinson Summit

Mountaineer and climbing mentor, Liz Rose, is on a quest to climb the highest mountain on each continent, commonly known as “The Seven Summits”. Check out these photos of her most recent summit, Mt. Vinson in Antarctica! Go Liz!

MENTOR SPOTLIGHT: Kate Johnson

MENTOR SPOTLIGHT: Kate Johnson

"I’ve found that if you’re willing to give the mountains a bit of sweat, (and maybe some tears), they tend to give back a sense of purpose, confidence and perspective that you carry with you in all aspects of life."

MENTOR SPOTLIGHT: Sara Carleberg

MENTOR SPOTLIGHT: Sara Carleberg

“In 2004, I bought shoes, a harness and belay with a very set goal; to meet anyone who climbs and convince them to teach me what I needed to get started. I met my first mentor, picked up a lead rope and spent my first years in the Rockies obsessing over anything vertical.”

I Belong Here

I Belong Here

After I returned home, hugged my husband and kids, scrubbed off the dirt, cleaned out my pack, sorted photos, and shared stories, I was left with a question… what makes women step up?