Home Town: Telluride, CO
Residence: Jackson, WY
Occupation: Professional skier, guide and writer
Current Sponsors: Current Sponsors + FITS!
Bio: Named a “preeminent female ski mountaineer of our time” by Outside Magazine, Kim Havell has a great passion for travel, adventure, and exploration-oriented endeavors. She has skied on all 7 continents, with 1st descents on 4, and adventured in over 50 countries. During her travels, she has climbed and skied big peaks from the Himalaya and the Karakorum to the Arctic and Antarctic as well as the highest mountains across the US. She is also the first woman to both ski the notorious Otter Body route on the Grand Teton as well as the first woman to ski-guide the peak for Jackson Hole Mountain Guides. Kim currently guides for EXUM Mountain Guides, Ice Axe Expeditions, & JHMR Alpine Guides. While chasing winter & new challenges, she enjoys documenting and sharing her journeys through her writing and photography.