Pete at the fitzroy group, Patagonia

Pete at the fitzroy group, Patagonia

Pete Fasoldt

Lead alpine & rock guide
AMGA certified rock Guide

Pete Fasoldt, originally hailing from Maine, is a certified AMGA Rock Guide. He has worked as a ski patroller, as first mate on sail boats and as the owner of a rock guiding outfit in Acadia National Park. Pete now works as a rock and alpine guide throughout California's Sierra Nevada from the Lake Tahoe area down into the High Sierra.

A world adventurer, Pete has sailed thousands of offshore miles, including a recent attempt at transiting the famed Northwest Passage. He has also completed several ascents of El Capitan in Yosemite Valley, including a one-day solo and has established first ascents in several countries across the globe. He has a particular love of hard to reach alpine granite objectives.

In 2004 and 2006 Pete became certified as a Wilderness First Responder and an Outdoor Emergency Care technician, respectively.  Pete has guided people of all different climbing abilities, all over the country, and brings patience, humor, and a deep love of the sport to each course he leads.