About Mike Poborsky
As a life-long skier, then climber, Mike has accumulated many personal descents and ascents throughout North America, including AK, and Europe. He started guiding in 1998 and works year round as a professional mountain guide in all three disciplines, alpine, rock, and skiing. Mike is a former professional ski patroller who served as patroller, snow safety supervisor, avalanche search and rescue dog handler/team member, and high angle rescue trainer/team member. Mike is an avalanche consultant for various film crews and photographers, and is an active avalanche course instructor. Mike is a member of the American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA) instructor team for all three disciplines and serves on the AMGA Board. Mike is an IFMGA/AMGA Licensed Mountain Guide and a Marmot Athlete.
- - AMGA Certified Rock Guide
- - AMGA Certified Alpine Guide
- - AMGA Certified Ski Guide
- - IFMGA/UIAGM Certified Mountain Guide
- - Avalanche Level 3
- - Certified EMT-B