Book: Ski the 14ers

In 2006, Chris Davenport set out to ski all of Colorado’s 14,000’ peaks in one year. Ski the 14ers: A Visual Tribute to Colorado's 14,000-Foot Peaks from the Eyes of a Ski Mountaineer (Wolverine Publishing, $50) chronicles Chris’s journey with photos and stories from each of the 54 peaks in the state, complete with quality images to illustrate the journey and trip reports, giving an in-depth look at what it takes to achieve such a lofty goal. This large-format hardcover is a great coffee table book and a must-read for anybody who claims to be a skier.