Mountain Leader, father, cancer fighter.
who is jack?
Jack has been hiking and climbing in mountains around the world since he was 17. At 19, Jack embarked on his first overseas summit, reaching the top of Jebel Toubkal in North Africa. Since then, he has explored some of the worlds most demanding locations, including the Himalaya, the Sahara Desert and frozen Ice Caps.
join an expedition
As a qualified Mountain Leader, Jack runs treks & courses throughout the UK, and has partnered with friend, and award winning Sherpa Surya Gurung, to offer treks into the Himalayan peaks of Nepal.
To join one of these treks, or to find out more, click the link below.
"It is the unknown that draws us in, and for me, the mountains are a wash with mystery and challenge."
100 days to ultra
The benefits of outdoo spaces and the mountains are a huge benfit to our mental health. They can, however, be very dangerous places.
The Skills For Hills program aims to offer skills courses for a foundation to build a lifetime of outdoor exploring in the great outdoors, for those who need it most.
Jack is is an engaging motivational speaker, who delivers speeches on utilising adventure and the great outdoors to turn adversity into opportunity.
The presentations are energetic, entertaining, inspiring and humorous, focusing on finding positivity in the outdoors. Jack relates with great intimacy some of the most adverse situations he’s encountered from the Sahara to the Himalaya and the Icecaps of Iceland, each accompanied by an array of stunning photos from various expeditions.