Since her initiation into technical rock climbing in 1999, Lindsay has sought a nomadic lifestyle pursuing new mountainous terrain with a love of sharing amazing climbing endeavors with others. From 2000 to 2008, Lindsay spent considerable time working in the indoor climbing industry managing facilities, instructing and coaching youth competitive teams, honing a knack for teaching climbing movement.
Lindsay joined Sierra Mountaineering International in 2009 well versed in rock, ice and alpine climbing while guiding in various classic destinations across the country throughout the year. You may find Lindsay guiding ice in the White Mountains of the Northeast, Hyalite Canyon in Montana or the CO western slope in the winter, technical peaks in the Rockies, Tetons and Cascades and rock climbing on granite, sandstone and limestone throughout renowned areas like Red Rocks and the southeastern U.S. International trips have included Aconcagua, Mexico, Southeast Asia, Canada and Iceland.
Lindsay is an AMGA Certified Rock Guide, an AMGA Climbing Wall Instructor Provider Trainer, a Wilderness First Responder, Leave No Trace Master and has completed AAIRE Level I and II Avalanche.
“Lindsay was awesome today climbing Cardinal Pinnacle, some of the most fun I’ve ever had outside. I’ve had an incredible time and can’t wait to do a trip with SMI again!” – Client – Nick Ornella
“Lindsay is just a master on the rock. Killer read on the mountain and a lot of fun to be around. It’s impossible to not feel at ease around her in any conditions.” – Client – Damon Krytzer