Dr. Don Morton has been an active ACC member since 1961. Over the
years he has participated as an amateur leader in numerous ACC national
camps and expeditions, both here in Canada and in many other countries
(US, UK, Argentina, Peru, Australia and Afghanistan). Don has helped
organize and has participated in most of the Vancouver Island summer
climbing camps since they were first initiated in 2001. Don’s technical
abilities on rock, snow and ice, his extensive knowledge of the mountain
environment and his leadership skills have served the ACC well over the
last five decades.
Don Morton was awarded the Alpine Club of Canada’s Silver Rope for Leadership in 2013.