After college Steve moved West, where he lived for many years in Hoback. He had a varied and active career working as the teen program coordinator at Teton County Library, guiding fly-fishing trips on the Snake River and serving on avalanche ski patrol in Jackson Hole.
A lifelong outdoor sports enthusiast, Steve actively pursued fly-fishing, skiing, mountain biking and long-distance hiking. In recent years he achieved the hiking Triple Crown completing through-hikes of the Pacific Crest Trail, the Appalachian Trail and the Continental Divide Trail, the three most prominent long hikes in the country, requiring hiking nearly 8,000 miles across 22 states.
Contributions in Steve's name can be made to the Pacific Crest Trail Association, 1331 Garden Highway, Sacramento, CA 95833, PCTA.org/donate/#honorary-memorial
Click here to see Stephen's obituary.