Her first venture with YSES was as an assistant leader on Grand Canyon 2005. She’s since been to China in 2007 and Mongolia in 2008. She will lead the Grand Canyon trip in 2010.
Allie has always had a keen interest in the outdoors, and is a keen climber, paddler and hiker. You can also regularly find her swimming, horse riding or caving. Allie spends all of her spare time in the outdoors, and goes away several times a year climbing, so have lots of experience to draw on.
Allie has worked freelance for a management training consultancy firm, specialising in the outdoors, and has worked with young people for over ten years – a fine preparation to deal with any situation an expedition can throw up!