First Descents in Siberia
The altai Ski/Snowboard expedition ventured into a remote area of northern Asia. Join MountainZone.com as it followed the team's attempt to descend Mt. Belukha,
the altai Range's highest peak.
Movie Star Start
Impress your friends and go Hollywood on the slopes with John Egan.
Behind the K2 Factory Doors
In 1961, on tiny Vashon Island in Washington's Puget Sound, two brothers named Kirschner decided to make a pair of fiberglass skis.
Eaves... John Eaves
Bond evaded villains by skiing the bobsled run in the film For Your Eyes Only. Roger Moore it wasn't, it was Eaves...John Eaves.
How does endless powder minus the lift lines sound? Nope, we aren't talking about heli-skiing. With a bit more preparation than usual, you can alpine ski wherever you please. SKI EXPEDITIONS
Cordillera Blanca Ski Expedition
Led by Mountain Link guide Jake Norton, team members Porter Fox, Bissell Hazen, Wade McKoy and Moss Patterson climbed and skied two peaks in Peru's Ishinca Valley.
2000 Antarctic Peninsula Ski/Snowboard Expedition
Members of the Antarctic Peninsula Climb and Ski/Snowboard Expedition cruised from Ushuaia, Argentina, aboard a Russian research vessel (with an ice-hardened hull) to the wild and pristine western shore of the Antarctic Peninsula.
1999 Antarctica Ski & Snowboard Expedition
This expedition successfully climbed and descended Vinson Massif (16,076ft/4,897m), the highest peak in Antarctica. In addition, three team members: Doug Coombs, Mark Newcomb and Stephen Koch, made the first ski and snowboard descents of nearby Mt. Shinn.
altai Ski/Snowboard Expedition
Scot Schmidt, Rob DesLauriers, Kasha Rigby were among those who climbed and descended Mt. Belukha in the remote altai Mountains of Siberia.