Steph is a 25-year-old Australian woman, who is an aspiring adventurer, Icelandic glacier guide, a yoga teacher, former Australian pole vaulter, and a bad-ass-lady-abseiling-window-washer. She is currently working in south east Island on the Vatnajokull ice cap as a glacier guide!
She followed her dream of working and adventuring in the poles, and moved from Australia 3 weeks ago to take up this position. Lets find out how she's getting on!
Speaking to us from Iceland!
Her dream and why this is a stepping stone
How it all started in Antarctica
Giving up on her dream
Waiting for the phone call
Becoming a rope access technician
Booking a trip to New Zealand
Getting the phone call & booking her ticket to Iceland
Dealing with the cold
Feeling so tired from the long days
Being an Entry Level Guide
Getting on the Glacier
Why it’s about the journey
When is the best time to visit!
Working for Glacier Guides - which is part of Arctic Adventures
Follow Steph on Instagram - @PolarSteph
Check out her blog!