Planet Service Announcement
S2 E02: Caroline Gleich
Welcome back to Planet Service Announcement. Ski mountaineer and activist Caroline Gleich sits down to talk about her background, social media, self esteem, her budding political aspirations, and optimism in the face of impending doom.
"Activism is our civic duty. Democracy only really works if people participate."
About Caroline Gleich
Caroline Gleich is a professional ski mountaineer and adventurer based in Salt Lake City, UT. When she’s not on snow, she loves trail running, alpine climbing, ridge scrambling, biking and dreaming about her next human-powered adventure. You may have seen her on the cover of Powder, Backcountry or Ski Magazines or in a ski films. A nature lover since birth, Caroline uses her voice as an athlete to advocate for social and environmental causes, working on issues such as climate change, clean air, gender equality and cyber harassment with non-profits such as Protect Our Winters, HEAL Utah, Winter Wildlands Alliance, Wilderness Society, and the American Alpine Club. Caroline’s goal is to inspire people to get outside, live a healthy, active lifestyle and protect the places we love to play. Follow her on social media, @carolinegleich!
About Scott Kranz
Scott Kranz (@scott_kranz) is a full-time commercial and editorial outdoor photographer based in Seattle, Washington. Partnering with the world’s leading outdoor brands and shooting on all seven continents, his professional work focuses on outdoor sports, lifestyle, landscape, and travel photography and storytelling. With a fiery passion for the outdoors and a unique creative eye, Scott specializes in capturing authentic moments in real adventure while surrounded by the most wild, rugged, and pristine beauty of North America and around the world.