Ski Mountaineering


Winter, Snow and ski

Hawaii is known for its beautiful warm weather and dream beaches but did you know there was a high mountain there? Mauna Kea (Hawaiian for ‘white mountain’) is 4205 meters (13,796 feet) in altitude but has no resort or lifts there yet, but the summit sometimes gets a skiable or boardable mantle of snow.   You must have a 4-wheel drive vehicle to…


Vasu Sojitra's film "Out on a Limb"

Hawaii is known for its beautiful warm weather and dream beaches but did you know there was a high mountain there? Mauna Kea (Hawaiian for ‘white mountain’) is 4205 meters (13,796 feet) in altitude but has no resort or lifts there yet, but the summit sometimes gets a skiable or boardable mantle of snow.   You must have a 4-wheel drive vehicle to…


24th Mountain Book Fair in Passy

Hawaii is known for its beautiful warm weather and dream beaches but did you know there was a high mountain there? Mauna Kea (Hawaiian for ‘white mountain’) is 4205 meters (13,796 feet) in altitude but has no resort or lifts there yet, but the summit sometimes gets a skiable or boardable mantle of snow.   You must have a 4-wheel drive vehicle to…



First Ski Descent of the SW Face of Bionnassay

Hawaii is known for its beautiful warm weather and dream beaches but did you know there was a high mountain there? Mauna Kea (Hawaiian for ‘white mountain’) is 4205 meters (13,796 feet) in altitude but has no resort or lifts there yet, but the summit sometimes gets a skiable or boardable mantle of snow.   You must have a 4-wheel drive vehicle to…


We ride in Iran

Hawaii is known for its beautiful warm weather and dream beaches but did you know there was a high mountain there? Mauna Kea (Hawaiian for ‘white mountain’) is 4205 meters (13,796 feet) in altitude but has no resort or lifts there yet, but the summit sometimes gets a skiable or boardable mantle of snow.   You must have a 4-wheel drive vehicle to…


Helmet Designed to Save You in an Avalanche

Hawaii is known for its beautiful warm weather and dream beaches but did you know there was a high mountain there? Mauna Kea (Hawaiian for ‘white mountain’) is 4205 meters (13,796 feet) in altitude but has no resort or lifts there yet, but the summit sometimes gets a skiable or boardable mantle of snow.   You must have a 4-wheel drive vehicle to…


The Glacier Patrol 2014

Hawaii is known for its beautiful warm weather and dream beaches but did you know there was a high mountain there? Mauna Kea (Hawaiian for ‘white mountain’) is 4205 meters (13,796 feet) in altitude but has no resort or lifts there yet, but the summit sometimes gets a skiable or boardable mantle of snow.   You must have a 4-wheel drive vehicle to…


Ski Mountaineering World Cup in Verbier

Hawaii is known for its beautiful warm weather and dream beaches but did you know there was a high mountain there? Mauna Kea (Hawaiian for ‘white mountain’) is 4205 meters (13,796 feet) in altitude but has no resort or lifts there yet, but the summit sometimes gets a skiable or boardable mantle of snow.   You must have a 4-wheel drive vehicle to…