He started his rafting career in May of 2000 on the Eagle River near Vail, CO. He has since guided rafts on 3 continents including 5 countries, along with most of the classic runs in the U.S. He continues to guide for Lakota mostly because he enjoys the incredible guests and the variety of World Class Whitewater nearby. He also enjoys climbing mountains on his snowmobile or in his crampons. Nickname “Keeper” like the pronunciation of his last name.