Josh is a mountain and ski guide from Durango, CO. He guides all types of rock climbing, alpine climbing and backcountry skiing. Josh is an American Mountain Guides Association Certified Rock Guide, Assistant Alpine Guide, Assistant Ski Guide and has IFMGA Aspirant Status. In addition to guiding, Josh is an AIARE Level 1 & 2 course leader, AMGA Climbing Wall Instructor Program Provider, AMGA Single Pitch Instructor Program Provider, and he instructs medical courses for Wilderness Medical Associates. He has taught for numerous nationally recognized organizations and worked as a guide on four of the seven summits. He helps coordinate the Flight For Life Avalanche Deployment team in the San Juan Mountains of CO and is a Technical Team Member, Training Instructor, and Winter Response Team Coordinator with La Plata County Search and Rescue in Colorado.