First Ascent Ski Guide Kent McBride checks in from a ski-guide trip in Antarctica.
First Ascent ski guide Kent McBride is joined by a fellow guide to help a client achieve his goal to ski the seven major summits of the Tetons.
Story by Kent McBride; photos by Will Wissman I can’t believe that this is my 16th season heli ski guiding in Alaska. It doesn’t seem like long ago when I was handed my first group to take out exploring.
Photos by Will Wissman
Here’s a look at Jackson Hole, WY, home of First Ascent skiers Kent McBride and Lynsey Dyer. In this short, they are joined by First Ascent skiers Reggie and Zach Crist
Kent McBride’s window of opportunity to climb the Matterhorn in Switzerland was closing due to a forecasted storm. He had 24 hours to assemble his group and help guide them up the most dangerous mountain in Switzerland.
It was quite a year for First Ascent ski guides Reggie and Zach Crist, Lel Tone, Tom Wayes, Erik Leidecker and Kent McBride, as they set out to design the 2010 ski collection.