Eric Hunter

Eric Hunter REI Author
Eric is an avid adventurer who enjoys everything from rock and ice climbing to mountaineering and backcountry skiing. He works at the Colorado Springs REI store as a footwear and clothing sales specialist, plus he is currently a trip leader, instructor and the education director of the Pikes Peak Group of the Colorado Mountain Club. Previously, Eric taught outdoor courses for The Classical Institute and Pikes Peak Community College and has served at the local parks and recreation as a trail maintenance crew leader and rock wall instructor. Eric is known for leading trips that include both an alpine start and an alpine finish, meaning that you are "guaranteed to return home tired" from one of his trips.