Three dudes drag a sled and ski through 50 miles of Wyoming wilderness. A journey to ski and snowboard the highest peak in Wyoming - Gannett Peak in the Wind River Range, on Mountain Shoshone native lands. Part of the project to ski the highest and wildest peaks from Maine to California (1998-2020).
The search for backcountry skiing from Maine to California continues with stops in Minnesota where I ski the state's highest point and learn about local ski and snowboard culture. We get a peak at the backcountry skiing potential of the Lake Superior area. Contributions from local skiers and athletes and Superior Highland Backcountry, working for ski access.
Ski deep into the wilderness on the East Coast's most difficult high point. We learn about Baxter State Park and New England's backcountry skiing. Part of a project to do human-powered skiing in 24 snowy states across the United States.
The Mandan-Hidatsa people have called this landscape home for centuries and we learn about the potential for backcountry skiing and snowboarding as well as a tough situation protecting the last wild badlands and buttes of the state from oil extraction. Learn about the existing backcountry skiing community centered around Huff Hills.