Austin H.

Instructor, California Challenge 2

Austin grew up in New Hampshire exploring the White Mountains and the rivers of New England. He will be joining Adventure Treks for his first season as an instructor this summer. At Colorado College, Austin led a number of backcountry skiing and backpacking trips for his peers. He loves to cook, ski, and paint. Austin will spend two weeks canoeing in and exploring Minnesota’s Boundary Waters before joining us this summer.

  • Education: Colorado College; bachelor’s degree in chemistry
  • What excites you the most about working for AT this summer? I am excited to help students become more comfortable in their own skin.
  • What do you do when you are not working for Adventure Treks? I am a recent graduate of Colorado College, and I plan to work at a vineyard in the Pacific Northwest in the fall of 2018.
  • Favorite outdoor memory? I have a clear and wonderful memory of floating down the Teslin River in British Columbia in a canoe watching the leaves of trees dance in the wind.