Brett Baekey

Brett Baekey is a year-round guide at Apex Mountain School. He excels in settings from the snow and ice of alpine mountaineering to sandy desert towers. Originally from the East Coast Brett calls the Vail Valley home now. He jumps at opportunities to continue learning and growing

Brett’s favorite food is sushi and he has a dog named Leo. In his free time, Brett can be found exploring the trails of Vail with his girlfriend, reading, and hanging out with friends.


  • AMGA
    • Single-Pitch Instructor Certified
    • Rock Guide
    • Professional Member
    • Level 1 and 2 Certified
  • Wilderness First Responder