2015 Exit Glacier Guides

Click on any guide's profile to see their full bio and find inks to articles they have written for the shop blog over the years.

Nickname
Brother Delta Kenai
Role
Guide Manager, Guide Trainer, Lead Guide For All Trips

Better known as Brother Delta Kenai, I will be spending my sixth summer in Seward this season.  Originally from the Catskills in upstate New York, I grew up exploring the woods on my parents...

Nickname
Mother Moulin
Role
Lead Climbing Guide, Lead Hiking Guide, Lead Heli Guide

My name is Shawna, AKA Mother Moulin, I've lived in Alaska for 12 years, I hale from South Dakota, but this wacky little town of Seward is my home. This will be my fourth season guiding for Exit...

Nickname
Beanie Baby
Role
Lead Climbing Guide, Lead Hiking Guide, Lead Heli Guide

​I am a Seward native and a mountain sport junkie. I recently graduated with a double major in Geospatial Sciences and Hispanic studies from Montana State in Bozeman. I am passionate about guiding...

Nickname
Mack
Role
Guide Trainer, Lead Climbing Guide, Lead Hiking Guide, Lead Heli Guide

Steve here!  Also known by my beloved peers as Mack.  This summer will be my 4th...

Nickname
Vegan For Vendetta
Role
Assistant Guide

Meet Rachel! A local Alaskan, Rachel attends college in upstate New York where she rock climbs, plays volleyball, and sometimes studies biology. Her love for Alaska's mountains keep her...

Nickname
Dapper D
Role
Lead Climbing Guide, Lead Hiking Guide, Lead Heli Guide

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Nickname
Primitive Piton
Role
Assistant Guide

Originally from the small(est) state of Rhode Island, her continuous search for new adventures, people, and places brought her to the Great North for her first summer in Seward. Julia’s...

Nickname
The Ice-ecutionah
Role
Lead Climbing Guide, Lead Hiking Guide, Lead Heli Guide

I grew up in Salt Lake City, spending every free second I could in the Wasatch Mountains. Snowbird Ski Resort was my second home, learning to ski at the age of two. Skiing has always been my...

Nickname
Lieutenant Limestone, Major Marblez, etc
Role
Lead Climbing Guide, Lead Hiking Guide, Lead Heli Guide

As a native Marylander, upstate New York alum, aspiring Alaskan, and current wanderer, I like to think of Exit Glacier Guides and Seward, AK as my base camp. Climbing, paddling, skiing... Seward...

Nickname
Mizz Marblez
Role
Assistant Hiking Guide, Shop Intern

Jenny first came to Seward as a young lass. Journeying from New England, she spent the summer of 2012 working on a trail crew for Kenai Fjords National Park. We can all thank Pyper Dixon for...

Nickname
Sergeant Pepper Spray
Role
Lead Climbing Guide, Lead Hiking Guide, Lead Heli Guide

 A Lake Placid, New York transplant, Gaby fell in love with climbing when she moved up to New York’s Adirondacks for high school. Now, she studies Philosophy at Hamilton College, where...

Nickname
Marzipan
Role
Office and logistics wizard

My name is Marlee and I was born and raised in sunny Tucson, Arizona. This is my first summer working in Seward and I'm SO excited to be a part of the Exit Glacier Guide family! I came to...

Nickname
Gypsy Solo
Role
Assistant Hiking Guide, Assistant Climbing Guide in Training

Corn bred and corn fed, I come from the great state of Iowa.

The outdoors first caught my ear in the Boy Scouts and I popped into my own during college at the University...

Nickname
Ranger Root
Role
Lead Guide

I grew up in the flatlands of the American Middle West but zipped off to live in a Chilean fishing village on the edge of the Pacific when the chance presented itself. Here in Seward I...