Win Whittaker, Mountain Guide, RMI Expeditions

Win Whittaker began guiding for RMI in 1982 and has summited Mount Rainier 144 times on various routes. He has lead trips to Mt. McKinley (20,320'); Aconcagua (22,841'), Argentina; Sikkim (many peaks over 22,000'), India; Chimborazo (20,703'), Cotopaxi (19,348'), Cayambe (18,997'), Ecuador; Pico de Orizaba (18,701'), Ixtaccihuatl (17,342'), Popocatepetl (17,883'), Mexico; and peaks in the North Cascades. He has also been a filmmaker for the last ten years and is the process of completing a documentary on the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute in India, a climbing school for sherpas.

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