Doug Sims

Doug Sims has been a trip leader for the Rocky Mountain Section for the last 9 years. He actively leads trips both summer (climbing and scrambling) and winter (ice climbing and ski touring). His strong leadership and technical skills, as well as, his willingness to pass on those skills to participants and his good decision making ability make him a very popular leader. Doug has also been for the past 8 years the Chair of the Volunteer Grants Committee, a committee responsible for allocating grants to volunteers who attend courses to improve their leadership and technical skills.

Doug was awarded The Alpine Club of Canada’s Don Forest Service Award in 2015.