Adventure writer Charlotte Austin

Charlotte Austin is an award-winning adventure writer and mountain guide living in Seattle, Washington. She works for International Mountain Guides, where she leads climbing, mountaineering, and hiking expeditions around the world. She has guided some of the world's biggest mountains, and works in places including North and South America, Europe, Alaska, Patagonia, and Nepal. She is a Wilderness-EMT, a Leave No Trace (LNT) Trainer, and holds Level 2 certification with the American Institute for Avalanche Education and Training (AIARE). She recently became an extra class ham radio operator. 

She has written for Outside Magazine, The Washington Post, The New York Times, National Geographic, and many more national and international print and online publications. She summited Mount Everest on May 22nd, 2019.