Climber and Filmmaker Cheyne Lempe’s Bio, Net Worth, Wife, Accident, and Career

Who Is Cheyne Lempe?

Cheyne Lempe is an American climber, actor, filmmaker, and cinematographer. He is famous for his work in Free Solo, Reel Rock, Not Just Another Day, and As Long As Life Endures: A Climber Wedding.

He has also worked for the Yosemite Search and Rescue team by assisting the Yosemite climbing rangers. 


Born in March 1991, Cheyne Lempe is currently 33 years old.

His birthplace is Denver, Colorado, whereas his religion is Christianity. 


Despite being a regular climber of challenging peaks and mountains, Cheyne Lempe has not encountered any accidents to date.

Yosemite and Patagonia are his dwelling spots, two of the dangerous routes across the United States.

However, Cheyne has captured and recorded a few accidents and rescue processes through his lenses.

Net Worth

The estimated net worth of Cheyne Lempe is around $1 million as of now. The prime percentage of his earnings is extracted from working as a rock climber, actor, and cinematographer.

A few contributions were made through brand deals and sponsorships. Further information related to his business, investments, and cars is not available in the media. 


Cheyne Lempe enrolled at the University of Colorado in Boulder for his undergraduate program.

But he transferred to the University of Rock Climbing in Yosemite Valley in California after a year in Colorado. It is reported that he dropped out of the University of Colorado. 


Cheyne Lempe has been in a relationship with Juliet Ulibarri since 2018. The couple is seen sharing pictures on Instagram with beautiful captions heralding each other. 

Born in 1993, Juliet Ulibarri is an American climber and dancer. Her hometown is in Durango, Colorado, but she shifted to Laguna Beach in California.

Juliet completed her education at UCSC, University of California, Santa Cruz. She is working at Open Sky Wilderness Therapy in Durango, Colorado.

Her Instagram handle is “@juliberryy,” where she has more than 1600 followers. She often shares her pictures or the beautiful landscapes she captured in her climbing journey. 

Is Cheyne Lempe Married? Wedding and Engagement Details

Cheyne and his girlfriend Juliet Ulibarri are yet to tie the knot. However, the couple got engaged in May 2021. They confirmed their engagement by posting it on Instagram. 

Juliet Ulibarri wrote, “I truly feel so lucky to be sharing this life @cheynelempe. We have been on so many adventures together already. Some that fill my heart and rock my adrenaline and others that we really needed each other’s support to get through. Whether we’re smiling or crying, laughing or scared you’re the person I want by my side for all the adventures to come. So so excited to marry you, my love!” We expected the couple to get married in the coming days.


Cheyne Lempe is an active personality on social media.

His Instagram handle is “@cheynelempe,” where he has more than 18 thousand followers with a post count of 370+, as of now.

Cheyne likes to share every element of his journey through photographs; hence you will see many landscape portraits on his Instagram account. 

Climbing Movies and Acting Career

Cheyne has slowly started to make a name for himself as an actor. He made his debut in 2015 in a short documentary named “Close to the Edge: Life in the Khumbu.”

In 2016, he debuted as a Director in the short movie “As Long as Life Endures: A Climber Wedding.” Cheyne is also the cinematographer of that movie. 

The same year he played in an Adventure-based Television Series called “Reel Rock.” He was seen in three episodes The Man Behind The Mask, A Line Across The Sky: Part I, and A Line Across The Sky: Part II. 

He was also featured in a documentary “Free Solo” directed by Jimmy Chin and Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi in 2018. Furthermore, Cheyne Lempe is the cinematographer of the short movie “As Long as Life Endures: A Climber Wedding,” “Not Just Another Day,” and the TV Series Documentary “Op-Docs.” 

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House and Residence

Cheyne Lempe is currently residing in Santa Fe, New Mexico. However, he was born and brought up in Denver, Colorado. He also stayed in California for a few years to complete his education. 

Sponsors and Brands

In a short career, Lempe has collaborated with famous brands across the globe. They include Gorilla Glass, DELL, Jaybird, National Geographic, HANAH One, Patagonia, Eddie Bauer, Adidas Outdoor, and many more.