“I Hate That About Climbing”


This special edition of Tell us Something in conjunction with the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival was recorded on February 19, 2013 at Monks. The theme was “Ten” in honour of the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival’s 10th anniversary.

Jesse Stokes shares his story “I Hate That About Climbing”. Jesse Stokes is hungover and heading out to go ice climbing, even though he hates it. During the climb, he learns about what happiness isn’t.

Jesse Stokes was born in Princeton, New Jersey and raised in Providence, Rhode Island. He graduated from the University of Montana in spring 2012. He is currently living and travelling using money made from fighting wildfires.