Rick Deutsch is also known as Mr Half Dome.
He’s the author of One Best Hike: Yosemite’s Half Dome – the only dedicated guidebook for this famous hike. It has sold over 12,000 copies and is now an e-book.
Having topped Half Dome 42 times, he is uniquely qualified to write the definitive guide for all levels of hiker. His casual style of writing provides candid conversational guidance while insisting that you have fun! It’s a big hike. Be prepared and do it safely. Rick is also an enthusiastic speaker who can help your group or company get to the top of their mountain. He is a captivating professional communicator and gives talks at outfitters, libraries, health clubs, museums, colleges, cruise ships and bookstores.