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Dmitry Sidorov

Dmitry Sidorov

Guide: Alaska

By age of 25 Dmitry became an accomplished alpinist with gold medals in USSR/Russia national climbing championships to his credit. Dmitry completed USSR “Instructor of Alpinism” school and IMGA/UIAA guide training program. Search of adventure and work led Dmitry to USA where he worked as Outward Bound School instructor, professional ski patroller, mountain guide for last 12 years. Today with an anchor in Anchorage, AK, Dmitry splits his professional time between working in health care industry and sharing his passion for mountaineering with the world. His major addictions include XC skiing, ski touring, biking, fishing, baking bread and brewing beer, making felted slippers, playing guitar and dancing, traveling and climbing around the world.

15-year

Significant Ascents

Elbrus (2 personal)
Peak Communism – 24,590 ft (1 personal)
Peak Korzhenevskaya – 23,310 ft (2 personal)
Khan-Tengry – 22,949 ft (2 personal)
Denali, West Buttress (1 personal / 3 guided)
Aconcagua (2 guided)
Orizaba/La Malinche
Mt. Rainier
Mt. Baker (5 personal, over 30 guided)
Glacier Peak
Garibaldi (guided)
Mt. Shuksan (guided)
Eldorado Peak (guided)
Forbidden Peak (guided)

Certifications

LENSA guide
Wilderness First Responder / CPR

ALPINE ASCENTS BLOG

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    The following is the second in a series of “how-to” videos on the major knots and hitches we use in the mountains. Stay tuned for more videos on knots like the figure-8, ring bend- and hitches like the Munter & Prusik! The clove hitch is a simple, essential, quickly tied, adjustable, strong alpine wunder-knot! This […]

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    What is this “Buff®” that’s listed on all of your gear lists? Why do I need one? Do I need one? What about bandanas? The Buff® 101 First created in 1991, the Buff® is a 20 x 9.5 inch tube of stretchy fabric designed to help you cover your head, neck, and face in the […]

  • Tents for Mountaineering

    Brendan gives us a quick introduction to the different styles of tents often used for mountaineering. From ultra-light bivy style single-wall shelters, to lightweight double-wall 4-season tents, to expedition-ready double walled dome bunkers, each style has a specific designed use. Stay tuned for in-depth looks at each of these varieties!  

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