Ski The Himalayas Episode 008

“Could be the Gnar” is the insiders look at the eighth of 14 episodes of raw footage used in the upcoming Ski The Himalayas film.

Ben Clark, Josh Butson and Jon Miller have established a basecamp at the base of 23,390′ Baruntse in the Nepali Himalaya. This episode explores the decision making process of searching for the right way to start the technical ascent that will lead the team up the mountain. .

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Ski The Himalayas Episode 007

“Just Show Up and Go” is the insiders look at the seventh of 14 episodes of raw footage used in the upcoming Ski The Himalayas film.

Ben Clark, Josh Butson and Jon Miller have completed a 15 day approach and are gazing at the flanks of 23,390′ Baruntse in the Nepali Himalaya. As they explore the rocky terrain that surrounds the mountain, the team sees the ski descent for the first time and plots a course to basecamp.

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Ski The Himalayas Episode 006

“Livin’ The Dream” is the insiders look at the sixth of 14 episodes of raw footage used in the upcoming Ski The Himalayas film.

Ben Clark, Josh Butson and Jon Miller continue the 17 day approach to 23,390′ Baruntse. On day 14, the team settles into basecamp at 17,000′ at the foot of 27,760′ Makalu and begins the search for the route to the top of Baruntse.

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Ski The Himalayas Episode 005

“We are right in the Thick of it Finally” is the insiders look at the fifth of 14 episodes of raw footage used in the upcoming Ski The Himalayas film.
Ben Clark, Josh Butson and Jon Miller are continuing the approach to 23,390′ Baruntse,above treeline the team encounters classic views of the high Himalayas.   Emotions and excitement run high for the first of over 30 days of high altitude alpine exploration.

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