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                                      CATHERINE A. CUNNINGHAM




Professional Outdoor Employment

SLF (Schnee, Lawinen Forschung) Snow Ecology Scientist (2002-2006)
Backcountry Snow Reporter, N. Utah Avalanche Forecast Center, Logan, Utah
Mountain Travel-Sobek, California, Trekking Guide
Rainbow Expeditions, Colorado, Trekking Guide
Wilderness Ventures, Wyoming, Adventure Guide

Mountaineering Training and Courses

AACZ Avalanche-Ski Mountaineering Course/SLF Avalanche Course (2002-2004)
DAV Summit, Rock and Ice Mountaineering Course, Austria (2003)
Wilderness First Responder Certification, Wilderness Medical Institute, USA (1996-2001)
Advanced First Aid, Keystone Volunteer Ski Patrol (2000)
Colorado Mountain Club, Mountaineering School (1999)
Avalanche Awareness Field Courses Level I and Level II (1996-1998)
Northern Utah Avalanche Forecast Snow Science (1996-1997)
Ski-mountaineering Course I-II, Utah (1996)
Alpine Skills International, California-Winter Travel Course (1995)
Stanford Expeditions, California Mountaineering Instructor Training (1995)
Field Naturalist Certification, SJSU (1994)

Mountaineering Associations

International Network of Women Climbers
Swiss Academic Alpine Club, AACZ
ZSS Swiss Ski and Alpine Club, Zurich, Switzerland

Ski Mountaineering and Glacier Travel

*Northern Norway- Lyngen Alps (1 month ski camp) (e.g. Istinden, solo Skaidevarri, Balggesvarri, Bredalsfjellet)
*Italian Dolomite (e.g.Mt. Formin, Antersasc, Lavinores) (2002-2004)
*European Alps (e.g. Mount Blanc, Piz Bernina, Piz Palu, Jungfrau, Nadelhorn, Strahlhorn, Claridon, Weisshorn,
Schwarzhorn, Rothorn, Piz Lucendro, Sustenhorn, Titlis, Piz Nair, Alplihorn, Funfingerstock, Galenstock,
Dammistock, Piz Rotondo, attempted: Defourspitz, Dent Blanc) (2001-2006)
*North Faces- (e.g. Col di Saliena, Col di Chardonet) (2001-2005)


*Multi-day ski yurt, ski-camping, hut trips = Tetons, Sierras, Wasatche, Rocky Mountains (Bear River Range,
Teton Pass, Vail Pass, Indian Peaks Wilderness, Berthod Pass, Holy Cross Wilderness, Independence Pass, San Juan
Mountains), Verbier & Chamonix, France, Graubunden, Grindelwald & Bernese Oberland, CH; Austrian Alps

(1994-CURRENT)

* Haute Route (France-Italy-Switzerland) 2009
*Backcountry ski camping trips Sierra Nevada Mountains, California (1996-1998)
*Trip leader for USU Winter Camping Course, Bear River Range (1996-1997)
*Mt. Shasta- Cascade Ridge/ Bolum-Hotlum Rte. (Winter/Spring 1994, 1996, 1997)
*Selkirk Mountains, Canada backcountry ski tour (March 1995)

Independent Trekking

* Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania (2009); Mt. Hallasan, South Korea (2010)
* Mt Blanc, France + Haute Route, Switzerland/France (2008)
*Europe: Swiss Alps & Italian Dolomite (2002-2004), Ortlzer region, Austria (2004), Paklenica, Croatia (2003)
*Cordillera Vilcambamba and Inca Trail, Peru (2001)
*Torres del Paine and Fitz Roy, Patagonia- Torres del Paine Circuit and Tour in Fitz Roy (solo) (2000)
*Trek across entire Italian Dolomite (Tre Cime di Lavoredo-Falcado) (solo) (1999)
*Mountaineer’s Route- Mt.Whitney(Spring 1999)
*Backpacking trips to Wind River Range, Teton Wilderness, Yellowstone (1995-1998)
* Solo (2 weeks) in Uinta Mountains (1997)
*Trek Glacier National Park, Continental Divide (1996)
*Trek Canyonlands National Park, UT and Four Corners Region (1996-1998)
*Cross-country trek in High Sierra Nevadas, CA-3 weeks, Goddard to Banner (1994)
*Month tour through Rainier, Grand Tetons and Yellowstone National Park. (solo)(1993)
*Climbed many 14ers in the Rocky Mountains (winter/summer) (e.g. Pyramid Peak in winter)(1993-2000)
*Month trek John Muir Trail/Pacific Crest Trail, Sierra Nevada (1992)
*Backpack in Appalachian Mountains (1989)
*Camping and skiing in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, California (all my life)

Trekking as a Guide

*Ticino Region, Switzerland, Mountain Travel Sobek
*Wind River Range, Mountain Adventures
*Sierra Nevada, Utah Desert, Rainbow Expeditions


Rock-Climbing

*European Alps (e.g. Salbit Gletch, Brugler, Mattstock, Bergsee, Sustenpass, Ticino) (lead 5.5, MP) (2001-2009)
*Rock-Climbing Course, Austrian Dolomites (Lienzer Dolomite) (2003)
*Italian Via Ferrata Climbing (e.g. Mt. Christallina) (2003/2004)
*Multi-pitch climbing in Boulder Canyon, CO and Logan Canyon, UT- (5.6- 5.10, follow) (1996-2000)
*Multi-pitch climbing in Red Rocks, NV (e.g. Olive Oil- 5.8)
*City of Rocks, Idaho (Elephant Rock- 5.10)
*Exum- Rock-climbing course, Tetons, WY (1995)-The Grand Teton (Enclosure)
* Northern CA- Pinnacles National Monument, Castle Rock State Park (1992-1997)
*Summit Rock, Goat Rock, Schoolhouse Rock, Castle Rock (bouldering)
Bicycling

* Southern California Cycling (2011)
*Quattro Passe- Sustenpass, Nufenenpass, Grimselpass, Gottardpass (200 km, 2004; 2006)
*White Rim Trail Mtn Bike (solo: Me and my watermelon) (1998, 1999)
*Lotoja 203mi. bike race (Logan, UT-Jackson,WY) 3rd place, women general (1999)
*Mountain-biking Wasatche Mountains, Northern California, Colorado Rockies (1992-2000)
*Cycling: Competitive Cat. III Road Racing (1989-1991)-9th stage race in Mammoth, CA

				
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