Top Ten Unheralded Extreme Ski Slopes

Introduction

Part two of our roundup of the best in international extreme skiing, we teamed up with author Peter Oliver to profile the ten most inspiring unheralded extreme slopes on the planet. If you're looking for something more mainstream, check out our top ten list of the ski world's classic beyond-black slopes. Either way, we're pretty sure that somewhere among these 20 slopes you'll find a gauntlet to run and monster challenge to bag.

If you're still not satisfied, check out world-champion skier Alison Gannett's expert stash. Sure, her five out-of-the-way favorites are a little harder to access, but if you're out there with all the right gear, the journey down should be as exhilarating as it was going up.


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