The Best Mountaineering Lead - May 2020

Based on the analysis of 443 reviews.



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Heidi Pesterfield

Heidi Pesterfield was first born and raised in California where she was introduced into the outside from an young age. In school, she discovered a passion for rock climbing and began spending summers residing in Yosemite's legendary Camp IV. After receiving a BA in fiction, Heidi transferred to Lake Tahoe, became a contributor to numerous magazines, also worked for 10 years as a rising guide for Alpine Skills International. Heidi's work history includes her dedicated work in women's health for organizations such as the Feminist Women's Health Collective and Planned Parenthood. Heidi resides in books as a writer/editor to get a healthcare consulting company in California, Tahoe Vista and works.

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Peter de Lannoy

Peter de Lannoy has been writing for 15 years and is an award winning author. His articles have appeared in The Alpinist,, Arizona Authors Association (AAA) literary magazine, and Underwater Speleology. When he is not cooking or writing he is cave diving and travels to Yucatan and northern Florida, Mexico to practice a few of the most dangerous sports in the world. Peter instructs chemistry and lives with his wife Linda and daughter in Phoenix, Arizona.

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