Lindsay Fixmer

Position: Fulltime Instructor

AMGA Certifications Held: AMGA Certified Rock Guide, AMGA Single Pitch Instructor

Other Certificaitons Held: AIARE Level II, Wilderness First Responder

Employed by FMG Since: 2008

Lindsay FixmerSince beginning climbing at a university gym in 2000, Lindsay has been following her passion: climbing. Extensively traveling the U.S and abroad in search of new, inspiring areas, she found sharing this thrilling experience with others integral to enjoying the sport.  Well versed in indoor instruction and coaching all ages and disciplines, Lindsay has a special knack for understanding and teaching climbing movement. In 2004, she transitioned to include outdoor instruction and has been pursuing a guiding career ever since. Lindsay specializes in women's climbing programs and instruction.  While Lindsay’s home crags are in North Carolina, don’t be surprised to find her freeing a big wall or finessing up WI5 on some remote alpine peak.

Lindsay holds a BA in American Studies from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, and gained AMGA Rock Guide certification in Oct 2011, becoming the first female guide in the Sotheast to gain this level of certification. She is an AMGA Climbing Wall Instructor Program Provider, AIARE Level II avalanche certification and a Wilderness First Responder.Lindsay Profile