Jesse Colangelo

Jesse is a seasonal Avalanche Education Instructor with Apex Mountain School with over 20 years of rock and ice climbing experience, and 8 years of experience in Avalanche Education. He has instructed ice climbing, rock climbing, wilderness first aid and CPR for multiple outdoor education organizations, and worked as an EMT on a ambulance crew. Jesses teaching passion is the combination of the snow science and human psychology that goes into making safe decisions when traveling in avalanche terrain. He has the most adorable dog, her name is Hazel.


    • Level 1 and 2 Certified
  • Wilderness First Responder