Jake Ward

They say the mountains are calling...I try and answer. I grew up on the East coast and ventured towards Utah for the soft snow, endless mountains, and expansive canyons. I'm a University of Utah student, NOLS field instructor, and Leave No Trace Master educator.

Hike to Wildhorse Window

2 mi / 200 ft gain

Mountain Bike to Serenity Falls Hut

24 mi / 100 ft gain

Hike and Climb Through Ding and Dang Slot Canyons

5 mi / 800 ft gain

Hike or Run the Matanuska Peak/Lazy Mountain loop

12 mi / 7200 ft gain