Inside the Mind of a True Ski Mountaineer: Kit DesLauriers

Teton Gravity Research

Kit DesLauriers’ career is an extraordinary medley of firsts: The first person to ski the Seven Summits; first female to win back-to-back Freeride World Tour championships; first female solo of the Grand Teton; first ski descent of Mt. Isto (the tallest peak in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge) … the list goes on.

She has one of the most impressive ski mountaineering resumes of anyone on the planet, male or female, although DesLauriers humbly describes her life as “doing what I love within my limits.”

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