Evan has been living and working as a rock climbing guide at Smith Rock for 5 years. His favorite things about living at Smith are relaxing by the river under the ponderosa trees, going rock climbing, and enjoying the colors of the sunset after a full day out.
Climbing for over 13 years, Evan is an accomplished climber; he has completed The Nose, a 30 pitch route up El Capitan in Yosemite, climbed multiple 5.12 traditional lines in Red Rocks and boulders V8 in Bishop. Ask him for beta on Churning in the Wake, a 5.13 he has sent at Smith!
With patience, kindness, and passion, Evan will teach you anything you want to know about climbing. He enjoys mentoring new climbers in the fundamentals with a, learn at your own pace style of instruction. Evan wants to help you reach to your climbing goals.