Chris is a tech-head with a love for the backcountry. He spends his time hiking, backpacking, fishing, and hunting in the Catskills. He has climbed all the Catskill High Peaks and is a Catskill 3500 Club member. He is currently picking his way through the Adirondack 46. He rock climbs and can be found outdoors in the nastiest of winter weather. He is a BSA Ranger Scout. He also has been awarded the BSA Hornaday Conservation Award one of Boy Scouts of America’s highest conservation honors.

Chris’s online interests are his Star Linux Project and providing content for Challenged Hiking.

Chris is a college student with a major in information technology and networking.

Please note changes in access and rules for hiking and camping in the Adirondacks and Catskills during the COVID-19 outbreak. Please act responsibly during this stressful period. Please read the DEC info carefully. Read more here!