Cody Townsend and Big Wave Surfer Ian Walsh Tackle Mount Rainier

What happens when you put a big-wave surfer on the biggest peak in the Lower 48? Well, we’re about to find out. In preparation for Denali, big-wave surfer Ian Walsh teams up with Cody Townsend for his project to ski all fifty classic descents from Chris Davenport’s book, and adventure ensues. Known for its unpredictable weather and complicated route finding, this episode is an interesting look into what it takes to tackle this massive fourteen thousand foot volcano. —ML