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Hilaree Nelson and Jim Morrison make historic first ski descent of Lhotse Couloir

October 1, 2018 Off

Featured Image: Guillaume Baviere/Flickr Creative Commons After three years of preparation, a month of trekking and acclimatizing and a 17-hour ascent, ski mountaineers Hilaree Nelson and Jim Morrison have successfully summited the 27,940-foot peak of Lhotse and descended the 7,000ft “Dream Line” on skis–making them the first people to ski down the fourth-tallest mountain in

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By Erin Spong