Sterling Athletes Team

Angela Hawse

Athlete Bio

Sponsors: Sterling Rope, Marmot, SCARPA and ProTech Skincare.


Angela has been climbing for 25 years and worked professionally, full-time as a mountain guide for over two decades. She is one of the most experienced woman alpine guides in the U.S. Angela is an AMGA Certified Rock and Alpine Guide and now having her Ski exam she has her full IFMGA/UIAGM certification!

She works as an educator and guide for some of the countries most elite schools, guide services and women's clinics, and as a technical climbing rigger and motivational speaker. Angela is an Instructor for the American Mountain Guides Association training and certification program and has served as a Director for the organization for six years. Well versed in all disciplines of climbing, Angela has ascents throughout the U.S. and Alaska, Canada, the Andes and Himalaya and has guided four of the "Seven Summits"; Mt. Everest, Denali, Aconcagua and Carstensz Pyramid. She has a solid history of incorporating service-work into her mountain endeavors, with a Master of Arts degree in International Mountain Conservation.

photo credits: Ace Kvale


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