Mount Bear Expedition Wrap-Up

On May 5, 2012 at approximately 4:45pm, our team of seven splitboarders and three skiers successfully summited 14,831 ft (4,520 m) Mount Bear, deep in the Saint Elias Mountains. Their successful summit cialis vs viagra marks the first ascent and descent of Mount Bear on a split board. viagra prices walmart Athlete team leader Julia Pickering is an exploratory snowboard mountaineer and adventurer. She is the first female and second person ever to have climbed and snowboarded the 3 highest peaks in the Arctic Circle.

Julia was joined by film producers Simon August and Joe Carter of 2XS Films as well as riders Warwick Pickering, Adam Pickering, Laurent Zuijdwijk, Sion Fletcher-Rees. viagra 50mg Big thanks to title sponsors of the expedition Berghaus. Eli Potter, Julian Hanna and Chris Smith guided the trip flawlessly. Congratulations to the crew!

Up next: Joe and Simon are hard at work in the editing studio getting footage ready for international film festivals while Julia and Wild Alpine’s Lead Guide Eli Potter lay the foundation for Kamchatka 2013.



To recap the journey, here are a few of the best shots. View more on our flickr photostream.

Mount Bear Crew
Mount Bear 1

Chitina River camp.

Mount Bear 2

Ultima Thule Outfitters "Burger King" with a board. Rad.

Mount Bear 4

Night in the posh.

Mount Bear 5

Celebratory burger night.

Mount Bear 6

Guide Julian Hanna givin' er.

Mount Bear 7

Guide Chris Smith topping out.

Mount Bear 8




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