Highlands Ridge
American Mountain Guide - Single Pitch InstructorAMGA SPI

Mike Foley


Mike is a Colorado native. He grew up in Denver and spent most of his free time skiing, camping and rock climbing in the front range. After college he moved up to the Aspen area and continued his skills and love of the mountains.

In 2020 he joined the Aspen Expeditions and Cripple Creek Backcountry team. He helps support the backcountry ski shop in the winter times and is a rock guide in the summer. Mike is a certified AMGA Single Pitch Rock Instructor, and also a certified WFR. 

His love of teaching and instructing rock climbing and overall stoke for any kind of climbing is infectious. He brings a smile and good vibes with all his clients and is always looking for the next best route or crag. 


  • AMGA Single Pitch Instructor
  • Wilderness First Responder