Now Playing on The Ski Channel: Intrepid Descent

Posted By: The Ski Channel on June 10, 2011 4:45 pm

Are you looking for a ski film providing a Legendary springtime backcountry experience? Well, look no further. The Ski Channel presents: Intrepid Descent, featuring some of the best  backcountry skiing on Mount Washington, in the white mountains of New Hampshire you’ve ever seen.

Directors Erik Osterholm and Zander Hartung orchestrate the capturing of classic back country wilderness visuals as Jeff Weintraub, Brooks Dodge, Jeff Leich ski the legendary and very dangerous, Tuckerman Ravine, the birthplace of backcountry skiing. The Ravine is below the summit of Mount Washington which is the tallest peak in New England. You may not know this but it is here where some of the most extreme weather is experienced.

Both triumph and tragedy since the 1920s, our gentlemen in this here story make it a sojourn you won’t forget, paying respect to the mountain in every way possible. Get ready to have your heart grabbed again and again.

Catch Intrepid Descent on The Ski Channel now until September 10.

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                                                                         Check out a preview of Intrepid Descent below: