December 2012 - April 2013

63° 35' 28.32" N, 154° 29' 34.79" W

December 04-23, 2012

90.0000°S, 0.0000°W

Sage Cattabriga-alosa The North Face Team Skier
Ian McIntosh The North Face Team Skier
Angel Collinson The North Face Team Skier
Johnny Collinson The North Face Team Skier
Lucas
Debari
The North Face Team Rider
Xavier
De Le Rue
The North Face Team Rider
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Mind the gap

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About as steep
as it gets

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Launching into turns

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"Dropping" - Johnny Collinson sends it

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Someone has to
get the shot

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Big-man Ian going well... big, as usual

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Speed bump!

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Johnny spots
his landing

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Angel earns the
steep solitude

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Gear, skill, and
will are all tested
in Alaska

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Massive spines require big backbone

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No relaxing on
this line

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Spine-tingling
spines everywhere

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Sunny, deep conditions make it extra special

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The one and only - Denali National Park

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Last drop before
the run out

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Xav fine tunes the splitboard rig.

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Xav controls his velocity to stay on frozen ground.

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Penguins: Locals shadow our explorers on the ascent.

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That's signature Lucas right there.

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Consulting the map with Captain Ron.

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Guido going incognito.

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Xav gambles
on the iceberg
staying upright.

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Ride or swim.

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Xav bags another never-been-done line.

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Xav prepares for another straightline to the sea.

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An unphoto'd chute... Until now.

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Hung up on the tide.

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  1. Sickline Jacket
  2. Freethinker Bib
  3. Freethinker Jacket
  4. NFZ Jacket
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  1. Sickline Jacket
  2. Freethinker Bib
  3. Freethinker Jacket
  4. NFZ Jacket
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Alaska Credits:

Angel Collinson

The North Face Athlete

Johnny Collinson

The North Face Athlete

Sage Cattabriga-Alosa

The North Face Athlete

Ian McIntosh

The North Face Athlete

Mark Fisher

Photographer

Adam Clark

Photographer

Map image: Nasa


Mission Antarctic Credits:

Xavier De Le Rue

The North Face Athlete

Lucas Debari

The North Face Athlete

Jerome Poncet

Captain of
the Golden Fleece

Lionel

Sailor

Cathy

Cook and on-board
mother to all

Tony Lamiche

Mountain Guide

Christophe Blanc Gras

Paraglide Pilot

Tero Repo

Photographer
(Timeline Films)

Renan Ozturk

Filmer and Director
(Camp4 Collective)

Guido Perrini

Filmer and Director
(Timeline Films)

Map image: Nasa