Rob Denson is a strong technical leader within the Edmonton Section of the ACC. His technical and leadership abilities place him in the upper ranks of The Alpine Club of Canada. Rob has played a pivotal role in bringing the Edmonton Section to where it is today, both in technical climbing ability and in board governance. His continued attendance at General Mountaineering Camps speaks to his leadership abilities when evaluated by experienced amateur leaders and mountain guides. Rob’s abilities on technical ice, rock, and snow, are excellent. He has made first ascents of waterfalls in the Canadian Rockies, climbed rock at a very respectable grade, and often takes groups up classic ski objectives. Rob has demonstrated technical skills and leadership abilities of the highest calibre in mountaineering and skiing for many years. He has graciously donated these skills and abilities to the ACC.
Rob Denson was awarded the Silver Rope for Leadership in 2016.