Crazy Karl in AK

This Is…Karl Fostvedt | A big mountain short by Dakine

By: Ethan Stone December 08, 2023

Karl Fostvedt is a gnarly big mountain skier and his new short film shows not only his effortless skiing but also his rescue abilities and background of mountain education. Way to go Karl, you’re an inspiration!

From YouTube: After a harrowing incident leads to a critical rescue on his first day in AK, Dakine team skier Karl Fostvedt seeks out further education to expand his skills in big mountain terrain. With the goal of becoming the best mountain man and backcountry partner he can be, Karl blends his high octane ski skills with the calm and patient mindset of a guide and throws down on some of AK’s most daunting terrain.