Alpine Initiatives, Paragon Guides and Mountain Safety Logistics have combined resources to offer a workshop designed to cultivate the skills necessary to inspire adventure while discovering reverence for the mountains. The most successful adventures are usually well prepared for. This workshop in the Vail Valley for those in high school will began building a solid foundation for backcountry travel and...
Legendary professional skier JP Auclair founded Alpine Initiatives to amplify the positive impact he aspired to have on the world. In merging that aspiration with his love for the mountains, Alpine Initiatives now exists to help the change-makers, the upstarts, and the people who want to act. We fund grass roots programs, provide support and empowerment to people to be the change in their own community. Alpine Initiatives is about doing more, not less, in the mountains we call home.