Follow skier Andreas Fransson and filmer Bjarne Salén on their adventure through the Andes. The objective; to climb and ski some of the highest peaks on the continent. In this, the fourth episode, you can follow Andreas as he take on Mercedario, the biggest face in South America.
THE NEXT EPISODE FROM ACONCAGUA WILL BE OUT THE 19TH DECEMBER.
Alpine Initiatives channels the passion, abundant resources and energy of the snow sports community and industry into projects that will have a real, lasting impact in creating a sustainable future for people and their environments worldwide. We are not experts. We are not here to lead the way. Rather, we seek out the most innovative and effective sustainability projects, and work side by side with individuals and organizations to both learn and exchange information and resources in a collaborated effort to foster positive change.
Yesterday the sun was shining bright on Mammoth, permitting the top to open for our powder shredding pleasure; here’s the video proof. Bernie Rosow has the key to the White Room and he's not bashful about using it.
So grab your morning coffee, have a seat, sit back, relax, and enjoy reliving yesterday’s glory (or become even more jealous for having missed out). This video begs the question: Slow start to the season? What slow start?
NOTE: 2 pieces of video viewing advice… 1) Kids (probably Adults too), don’t try this at home. 2) Watch out for the trees – they come pretty fast.