How Chris Benchetler first got into backcountry skiing

March 6th, 2013 by

From Atomic Skiing on Vimeo:

“Anyone that has met Chris Benchetler in person can attest to the fact that he’s simply a kind, easy going and thoughtful guy from Mammoth, California that is in a class of his own when it comes to skiing. What sets him apart is his unique interpretation of natural terrain and his ability to trick features in such a fluid way. We sat down with him to find out where his passion for skiing originates, how he started delving into backcountry skiing and what it is like being an integral part of the Nimbus crew.”

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About the author:
Henrik Lampert loves hot dogs, backflips, the Boston Bruins and Norway. Twenty-seven years old and a Massachusetts native, he's the Editor of Freeskier Magazine and—a proud staffer since 2010.