Jes has been climbing for 26 years and has guided for over a decade. She is a leading female climber, known for her speed records in Yosemite. Her climbing style encompasses conviction yet sustainability towards the rock, using both confidence and commitment.
When Jes Meiris isn’t in the mountains, she dedicates her time to teaching outdoor education and coaching elite climbing at a local Colorado preparatory high school. She is an AMGA Assistant Rock Guide, AIARE Avalanche Level 1, Warriors Way Trainer, Wilderness First Responder,
Jes, a Colorado native, has been a leading voice for multiple advocacy and stewardship groups in the Front Range such as Chicks N Chalk and the Pikes Peak Climber’s Alliance. When she’s not guiding or climbing, Jes enjoys traveling around the world and is also a classical pianist.
Email Jes to book a course with her or select a prescheduled course, when available, below.
By the end of the clinic feel comfortable how to fall, relax while climbing, rest effectively, and how to commit to the moves.Find out more »