William A. Kerig has been a professional skier for 10 years and has contributed to "Men's Health, Men's Journal, Powder" magazine, "Skiing" magazine, and "Snow Country. "He created and coproduced "Steep, "a feature documentary about big-mountain skiing; has hosted and produced television pieces for ESPN, Fox Sports, and the Weather Channel; and is the author of "The Snowboarder's Guide to Life" and "Utah Underground." Helives in Salt Lake City, Utah."
"An insider's look at a tribe of devotedsome would say fanaticalskiers in the mountains that are their lifeblood (and all too often the cause of their death)." Peter Shelton, author, "Climb to Conquer""