Jesse began rock climbing in 2002 during college in the southeast. Following graduation, he maxed out his credit card on ice and ski gear then moved to Montana. Since then, he’s climbed in Norway, Canada, Peru, and across the US. As a strong all arounder, Jesse is comfortable on terrain ranging from desert rock to frozen waterfalls to skiing steep lines in the backcountry. He is an AMGA Assistant Rock Guide, Apprentice Alpine Guide, and has also completed his Ice Instructor course and AIARE Pro 1 Avalanche course.