The world's biggest lift-served verticals

27th December 2017 | Patrick Thorne

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Skiing from the summit of Les Arcs in Paradiski area - © Les Arcs Réservation

Skiing from the summit of Les Arcs in Paradiski area
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Skiing from the summit of Les Arcs in Paradiski area - © Les Arcs Réservation
Carving through powder on Chamonix's  Vallée Blanche - © SCOTT

Carving through powder on Chamonix's Vallée Blanche
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Carving through powder on Chamonix's  Vallée Blanche - © SCOTT
Patrick skiing North America's steepest vertical in Revelstoke - © Patrick Thorne

Patrick skiing North America's steepest vertical in Revelstoke
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Patrick skiing North America's steepest vertical in Revelstoke - © Patrick Thorne
Revelstoke boarder - © Royce Sihlis

Revelstoke boarder
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Revelstoke boarder - © Royce Sihlis
Powder in Revelstoke - © Revelstoke Mountain Resort

Powder in Revelstoke
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Powder in Revelstoke - © Revelstoke Mountain Resort
Revelstoke boarder - © Revelstoke Mountain Resort

Revelstoke boarder
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Revelstoke boarder - © Revelstoke Mountain Resort
View of Revelstoke - © Patrick Thorne

View of Revelstoke
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View of Revelstoke - © Patrick Thorne
At the start of Revelstoke's biggest vertical - © Patrick Thorne

At the start of Revelstoke's biggest vertical
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At the start of Revelstoke's biggest vertical - © Patrick Thorne
Revelstoke gondola - © Patrick Thorne

Revelstoke gondola
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Revelstoke gondola - © Patrick Thorne
Roped and queuing to start Valle Blanche - © Patrick Thorne

Roped and queuing to start Valle Blanche
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Roped and queuing to start Valle Blanche - © Patrick Thorne
Grands Montets, Chamonix - © Chamonix Tourist Office

Grands Montets, Chamonix
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Grands Montets, Chamonix - © Chamonix Tourist Office
From Chamonix's top lift, it's an ear-popping, vertigo-inducing climb to the top of the Aiguille du Midi before skiing the Vallee Blanche - © Chamonix Tourist Office

From Chamonix's top lift, it's an ear-popping, vertigo-inducing climb to the top of the Aiguille du Midi before skiing the Vallee Blanche
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From Chamonix's top lift, it's an ear-popping, vertigo-inducing climb to the top of the Aiguille du Midi before skiing the Vallee Blanche - © Chamonix Tourist Office
Powder on the Vallee Blanche, Chamonix - © Chamonix Tourist Office

Powder on the Vallee Blanche, Chamonix
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Powder on the Vallee Blanche, Chamonix - © Chamonix Tourist Office
Revelstoke cat sking - © Revelstoke Mountain Resort

Revelstoke cat sking
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Revelstoke cat sking - © Revelstoke Mountain Resort
Patrick before the 'Arete' ascent in Chamonix - © Patrick Thorne

Patrick before the 'Arete' ascent in Chamonix
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Patrick before the 'Arete' ascent in Chamonix - © Patrick Thorne
Skiing Revelstoke - © Revelstoke Mountain Resort

Skiing Revelstoke
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Skiing Revelstoke - © Revelstoke Mountain Resort
Walking down the ridge of the Aiguille du Midi at the start of the Vallee Blanche, Chamonix - © Chamonix Tourism

Walking down the ridge of the Aiguille du Midi at the start of the Vallee Blanche, Chamonix
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Walking down the ridge of the Aiguille du Midi at the start of the Vallee Blanche, Chamonix - © Chamonix Tourism
Chamonix’s cable car station, l’Aiguille du Midi, will experience improvements that should shorten wait times significantly. - © Chamonix Tourism

Chamonix’s cable car station, l’Aiguille du Midi, will experience improvements that should shorten wait times significantly.
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Chamonix’s cable car station, l’Aiguille du Midi, will experience improvements that should shorten wait times significantly. - © Chamonix Tourism

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