Horner has been guiding a wide range of expeditions all over the world for the
last three decades. In 1992 after leading a group of clients to the summit of
Mt. Everest (9/12/1992), Skip became the first mountaineer to successfully
guide clients to the highest peaks on each of the seven continents. Actually,
Skip has led 20 ascents of Kilimanjaro, 8 ascents of Mt. Vinson (highest peak
in Antarctica) and 5 expeditions to Gunnbjornsfield (highest peak in the
Artic). Skip also summited Cho Oyu on
addition to his incredible abilities as a climbing
guide, Paddler Magazine nominated Skip as one of the top
‘Paddlers of the 20th Century’. As a rafting guide he
led the first descents of 11 major rivers. These rivers
include the Yangtze, the Zambezi and the Indus. His
passion for white water has led him to wild rivers in
Turkey, Nepal, Madagascar, Albania, Chile and Papua New
Guinea. Closer to home, Skip has run the Colorado River
through the Grand Canyon 35 times.
Skip lives in Montana with
his wife and two children. His wife Elizabeth helps to run the guiding
business, Skip Horner Worldwide, Inc. As a guide Skip is welling to do and go
just about anywhere. He has led walking safaris in Africa, a ski expedition to
the North Pole, trips to the world’s most remote mountain ranges and camel
treks across the Sahara.
Skip is certified as a guide
through the American Mountain Guides Association and is on the faculty of the
Wilderness Medical Conference, he is also a Fellow in the Explorers Club. When
he is not guiding Skip can be found making inspirational speeches and spending
time in Montana with his family.
Digital Altimeter, Barometer, Compass and Thermometer. Time/Date/Alarms.
Chronograph with 24 hour working range. Timer with stop, repeat and up
function. Rotating Bezel. Leveling bubble. Carabiner latch. E.L. 3 second
backlight. Water resistant. 4" x 2-1/4" x 3/4" 2 oz. Requires 1 CR2032
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