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My mission is to create and disseminate free educational resources for the public to help them explore the mountains and public staff, stay safe on their adventures and leave no trace for the future. If you want to help me reach my goals, become a monthly subscriber! You’ll get access to exclusive content and other perks while supporting a good cause. Learn about my three tiers of support below.

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Frequently Asked Questions

All monthly supporters receive access to exclusive content shared by email each month in our supporter newsletter. You also get invites to my supporter-only webinars, held twice each year on special topics.

  • 13er supporters are able to get my advice in a 30-minute Zoom Call twice each year. I can share gear recommendations, help plan trips, or provide personalized mountain coaching and training.
  • 14er supporters can hold a 1-hour Zoom Call with me each quarter (every 3 months) for any of the above reasons.

You also get to sleep well at night knowing that you are supporting mountain safety and conservation education – you rock!

The Next Summit is a registered LLC and therefore donations are not tax-deductible. However I hope to register as a non-profit in the future – so check back for updates on this front.

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Don't Miss My Next Free Webinar: How to Climb a Fourteener in the Autumn

September, October, and November are great months to hike and climb 14ers, with fewer people crowding the trails. However, the weather is more variable, and there’s a greater risk. In my next webinar, I’ll share everything you need to know to have a safe and successful ascent during the Fall. Save a seat today!

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