Christina Von Mertens, Mountain Guide, RMI Expeditions

Christina developed a passion for traveling and mountaineering early in life when her father took her to the Himalayas at 10 years old.  Since then she has been to glaciers in Alaska, volcanoes in Chile, rivers in Africa, and back to the Himalayas where it all started.  In the winters, she can be found ski patrolling at Crystal Mountain with her avalanche search and rescue dog in toe.

  • Multiple summits and ski descents of Mount Rainer, Washington
  • Powell Glacier, Alaska
  • Ski descents of Chilean volcanoes including; Lonquimay, Villarrica, Lanin, Casablanca, Llaima, and Puyehue
  • Ski descents on Adams, Hood, and Baker
  • Mount Misty, Peru
  • Himalayan Treks
  • Altai Mountains, Mongolia
  • Wilderness First Responder
  • AIARE Avalanche Level II
  • Leave No Trace Trainer

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