Keenan McDonald

Keenan McDonald is a Program Specialist at Explore Austin. He grew up in Austin and graduated from The College of Wooster in 2014 with a degree in Philosophy. Keenan headed the school’s outdoors club for two years where he planned and lead trips to the Red River Gorge, the New River Gorge, Moab, Red Rocks and Joshua Tree. Prior to working for Explore Austin, Keenan worked for Outpost Wilderness Adventure guiding trips including climbing, mountaineering, backpacking, and rock climbing.

Keenan is EMT certified, an AMGA Certified Single-Pitch Instructor, a Wilderness First Responder, IMBA Level 1 Mountain Bike Instructor Certified, and a NCRC Level 1 Cave Rescue. He enjoys climbing in Austin, Mexico and Colorado and also loves caving. Aside from working at Explore Austin, Kennan is a climbing and caving coach at St. Stephen’s Episcopal School.

Email Keenan at [email protected]