DREAMS AND NIGHTMARES

The Wrangell-St. Elias National Park & Preserve encompasses 13.2 million acres, making it six times larger than Yellowstone National Park, and tucked away within all of that acreage lies the Slotterhouse. For 16 days last winter Thomas Gaisbacher, Garrett Grove, Jonah Howell, Noah Howell and Andrew McLean cashed in on a stockpile of seemingly endless steep couloirs in the Slotterhouse, and their exploits were featured in our last digital catalog. But on Day Seven, shit went bad.