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Male, 35 years old

Arvada, Colorado, United States

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Occupation: Graduate Student. Colorado School of Mines

Website: http://plark42

Skills: NOLS glacier mountaineering, backcountry skiing and rock climbing; Wilderness First Responder; Avalanche I certified

Backcountry ski gear: 3 avalanche beacons, 2 telescoping shovels, AT and telemark setups, probe.

Snow climbing gear: 2 ice axes, 2 sets crampons, 2 snow pickets, glacier rig (pulleys, lock and non-locking biners, prussiks), 2 pair snowshoes.

Rock climbing gear: Sport rack: 12 draws, 60m 9.8mm Petzl rope; shoes, harness, helmet, belay device, handful of single and double runners, bunch of locking and non-locking biners

A Few Words: I just moved back to Colorado from Tennessee with my fiance. I am looking for partners to join me on adventures in the front range- backcountry skiing, rock climbing, snow climbing.. anything. I have a reliable car and am willing to drive. I may very well do my Ph.D. dissertation on computing and avalanche forecasting...

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