Ruthie Oltmann

As Life Member Ruthie Oltmann states in her 2011 book Ruthie’s Trails she has lived a life of adventure. For over forty years Ruthie has consistently made contributions to Canadian Mountain Culture, within both the ACC and the larger mountain community, and for that the ACC is proud to award her the Club’s highest member award.

Ruthie Oltmann was awarded The Alpine Club of Canada’s A.O. Wheeler Legacy Award in 2016 and the Distinguished Service Award in 1997.