Presenter Name: Ron Schilb
Presentation Title: Organizing an Expedition to Climb Mount Denali
Presentation Description: This talk will briefly explain the major steps for organizing an expedition to climb the highest mountain in North America. It will include personal readiness, forming a team, pre climbs, materials to obtain, equipment, and staging the actual climb. It will include slides showing a climb and pre climbs.
Presenter Biography: Ron has served as the president of the Ohio Climbers’ Association, and as a local climbing instructor at John Bryan S.P. and Urban Krag Climbing Gym. During his teaching career, Ron was also heavily involved in his school’s camping club, where he spent 12 years guiding students on trips all over the United States.