Steve is fully licensed as a ski, rock and alpine guide, certified by the American Mountain Guide Association and the International Federation of Mountain Guide Associations. This is the highest level of guiding qualifications in the world, held by only a handful of Americans.

Each adventure is unique. The ideas on these pages are suggestions meant to inspire you to create your own mountain experience.

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I am currently the Director of Mountain Guide Operations for Irwin Guides in Crested Butte, CO. While managing our guiding operations around the world, I continue to guide in Colorado, the Alps, Iceland, South America and Canada. In addition, I am a member of the AMGA Instructor Team helping to train the next generation of Mountain Guides.








        Ski Mountaineering

        Avalanche Education

Specialty Trips

        Mediterranean Sport Climbing

        Desert Rock Camp

        Mexico Volcanoes

        Haute Route Ski Tour

        British Columbia Ski Week