Brittany Aäe

Brittany Aäe

Brittany Aäe is an endurance coach and creative in unceded Mətxʷú (Methow) territory. Brittany is a process-oriented mountain athlete, curious about the practice of alpinism rather than the outcome of a specific goal. Her background encompasses solo, unsupported mountain ultras; alpine climbing; and backcountry skiing. As an outdoor professional she has served on Search and Rescue teams and co-led expeditions in the Great Ranges. Prior to founding her business, Magnetic North, in 2012 she spent a decade researching, planning, implementing, and evaluating large-scale public health programs on four continents. Brittany holds a BA in Political Science, a Wilderness First Responder, and an AIARE Avalanche II. She writes, meditates, and moves in the mountains every day.

Running in the Snow

Modes of Ambulation Included in the category of ‘mountain running’ are skate skiing, cross country skiing, randonee (AKA alpine touring or AT skiing), trail running,

Run Fish Run

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1536190776939{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”]Rain dappled on the breast of my jacket while the sounds from my running kept me company as the four-leggeds and birds