Warning: You're about to experience the most breathtaking, exhilarating and inspirational ride of your life. Nathaniel Vinton of Men's Journal describes it as 'a super-charged chronicle of extreme skiing.' the world's best skiers go beyond their dreams to conquer the steepest runs ever faced. From the sheer cliffs of Grand Teton, to the treachery of Chamonix, France, to the untouched Alaskan peaks of Valdez, these 'extremers' sacrifice their lives for a thrill - but what a thrill it is. Fantastically beautiful images of the most magnificent peaks on the globe - along with devastating avalanches and fatal spills - only serve to push them harder. But you're about to discover not everyone who goes up the mountain returns.