Tahoe City, California
At the helm of Ice Axe Expeditions is one of the world’s leading polar explorers, Douglas Stoup. Doug has numerous firsts to his name and has skied to both the North and South Poles more than anyone on the planet. He continues to push the limits of human endurance while raising funds for charities, collecting scientific data for climate change scientists, and leading disabled adventurers to the polar environments.
A visionary, Stoup continues to push the limits in global expeditions, advocacy of protecting polar environments, and educating today’s youth on the importance of protecting the planet.