Ioana (pronunounced eoana) , grew up surrounded by Eastern Europe’s majestic Carpetian Mountains in România.  After working a summer in Estes Park in 2011,  she fell in love with the Rockies and has been exploring them ever since, through hiking, climbing, mountain biking and skiing.

Her experiences hiking and backpacking RMNP, parts of the Florida Trail and a 500 mile trek on the Colorado Trail, has inspired her in motivating others to experience the beauty and wonder of the great outdoors!