Petra Cliffs Co-Owner / Head Guide
Steve is Petra Cliffs’ co-owner, Program Director and Head Guide. He has been professionally guiding rock, ice, mountaineering, and ski mountaineering programs since 2001. Steve has a degree in Outdoor Education from Johnson State College and completed a NOLS Outdoor Educators Course for Mountaineering & Rock to kick-start his career as a mountain guide and educator. He has completes several AMGA climbing and Skiing courses and is continuing to pursue becoming a fully certified IFMGA Guide. He is one of the few Northeast AIARE Avalanche Instructors. No matter what discipline, as long as Steve is tied into a rope or on a pair of ski’s, he’s in his element and loves sharing his passion and knowledge with everyone.
You can find out more about Steve and his certifications here: Steve Charest