San Francisco, California 2019
Kiitella‘s custom designed and fabricated awards are a sleek, industrial-modern fusion of satin-polished hot-rolled steel, laminated birch ply and hand-finished mini stainless steel bolts.
The AAC’s most prestigious yearly event honors those making outstanding achievements in conservation, climbing and mountaineering.
Congratulations to this year’s honorees:
- The Robert And Miriam Underhill Award: Kate Rutherford
- Heilprin Citation: Thomas Hornbein
- The Robert Hicks Bates Award: Brette Harrington
- The David R. Brower Conservation Award: Jeremy Jones
- The David A. Sowles Award: Dennis Urubko, Adam Bielecki, Jarek Botor & Piotr Tomala
- Honorary Memberships: Jim Donini & Michael Kennedy