Meet Your Mentor

Jordan Cannon

Now an Arc’teryx athlete, Jordan hit his stride as a rock climber when he moved to California for college, exploring places like Joshua Tree, Yosemite Valley, and the High Sierra.

After graduating, he carved out a career as a professional climber, sending big link-ups like the Yosemite Triple Crown, and climbing El Capitan’s “Golden Gate” in under 24 hours, making him one of the most advanced big-wall climbers in America. 

Among his peers, Jordan is revered for his work ethic, old-school style, and appreciation for the history of climbing, which inspires him to go out and have big adventures of his own.

Mentorship Program

Starting January 1, 2023, Jordan's teaching a 6-month online and in-person mentorship program designed to supercharge your climbing.



  • The Yosemite Triple Crown: El Capitan, Half Dome, and Mount Watkins in under 24 hours
  • Free ascent of "Golden Gate," VI, 5.13b on El Capitan in Yosemite Valley in 20.5 hours
  • Free ascent of the "Freerider," VI, 5.13a on El Capitan in Yosemite Valley in 14.5 hours
  • Link up of "The Nose" of El Capitan and the Regular NW Face of Half Dome in Yosemite Valley in 16 hours with Alex Honnold