Koby Yudkin

Koby grew up and found his love for the outdoors in Oregon. In highschool, he joined a student run mountaineering club where he discovered his passion for climbing, skiing, and … View Details

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

Smith Rock Climbing School guide Brad Ward

Brad Ward

Growing up in New Hampshire instilled the value of small communities and power of the outdoors from an early age. After growing up in the White Mountains, Brad migrated to … View Details

Miles Britton

Miles Britton

Miles grew up along the central California coast, without a choice but to be exposed to hiking, backpacking, and rock climbing as a child. As a teenager, Miles began the … View Details