Ben Weaver

    Ben Weaver

    Guide: Washington, Alaska

    Ben began his lifelong pursuit of mountain adventures in the Adirondacks and White Mountains. After College he loaded up and moved west to continue that pursuit in the Pacific Northwest’s Volcanoes and the North Cascades. Over the past 15-20 years he has spent time skiing and climbing in Alaska, Europe, South America, and all over the major mountain ranges of the American West. He has worked as a professional ski patroller, mountain/ski guide, and AIARE course leader/instructor for the past 10 years. Additionally, he has spent a handful of spring climbing seasons migrating north to Alaska to work as a Volunteer with the Denali Climbing Rangers.

    He is a Board member for the Denali Rescue Volunteers. Ben is a Wilderness First Responder, AIARE Level III certified, and is an AIARE Level 1 and Level 2 Course Leader. He also has successfully completed the AMGA Aspirant level ski guide training. Ben also holds a Master’s Degree in Anesthesia and works as a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist when not in the mountains.

    Significant Ascents

    Denali
    Mt. Rainier
    Mt. Baker
    Mt. Hood
    Mt. Adams
    Grand Teton

    Certifications

    Wilderness First Responder/CPR
    AIARE Avalanche Level 3
    Leave No Trace Trainer
    AMGA Advanced Ski Guide Course
    AMGA Alpine Skills Course
    AIARE Course Leader

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