Ross Lindell

Ross Lindell

Growing up in the central part of Washington state afforded Ross endless opportunities to experience the outdoors from a very young age. After a seven year career with the Forest … View Details

Rosa Padilla

Rosa Padilla

Rosa fell in love with rock climbing over 8 years ago and has just started her career as a climbing instructor and outdoor educator. When she isn’t instructing climbers at … View Details

Scott Becker

Scott Becker

Scott grew up rafting, climbing, and skiing in Hood River, Oregon. Since his first climbing experiences in the 90s, climbing has taken Scott to many summits of the Cascades and … View Details

Izzy Lazaruzs

Izzy Lazarus

Izzy grew up in the heart of NYC but found a deep connection to climbing and snowboarding when she moved to Vermont for college. After college, Izzy spent several years working for the … View Details

Tom Egan

Tom’s love for climbing has been demonstrated by 43 years of passionate exploration, including all aspects of the sport: rock and ice-climbing, skiing and mountaineering all over the world. His … View Details

Sharon Birchfield

Sharon Birchfield

Originally from Northern California, Sharon studied International Relations at college in Seattle and has called the beautiful Pacific Northwest home ever since. She discovered rock climbing and mountaineering through local … View Details

Multi Pitch Efficiency Clinic

The key to efficiency in multi-pitch climbing is refining the rope systems. The benefits of organization include less stress and time spent dealing with ropes, ease of double-checking, less exposure … View Details

Marsupials Traverse

The pinnacles and peaks of the Marsupial Ridge dominate the skyline above Smith Rock. This area exists outside the circuit of classic sport climbs at Smith. It’s defined by adventurous … View Details