Doug Stoup

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Doug Stoup

Professional Adventurer, Ski Mountaineering Guide

  • Place of Birth:Munchwieler, Germany /US citizen
  • Gear:Snow Moto Pro, Merino Airlite Pro, 40 Below
  • Sport:Professional Adventurer, Ski Mountaineering Guide


First American to ski to the Geographic South Pole, First Ski and Snowboard descent of the highest Peak in Antarctica (Vinson Massif 16,077 ft.). Doug has skied to both North (14) and South (10) more than anyone on the planet. Doug has been featured in numerous ski movies including Warren Miller's upcoming 64th film "Ticket To Ride". Owner of Ice Axe Expeditions, the worlds foremost ski mountaineering and adventure company. Ice Axe leads ski mountaineering trips to Antarctica, Morocco, Greenland, Spitsbergen, North and South Poles and Stand Up Paddle and Fishing trips to the Brazilian Amazon.

Something people don't know about me. Worked in Hollywood and was
Battledome Champion of the World!

  • Doug Leads Willis Resilience Expedition with Parker Liautaud

    “On December 3, 2013 the Willis Resilience Expedition departs from the Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica with two goals: to test the limits of resilience in the face of adversity and to help understand our changing world. Nineteen year old Parker Liautaud will trek 640 kilometres from the coast of Antarctica to the South Pole […]Saturday, October 26, 2013
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    [instapress userid="amp343" piccount="3" size="200"]Saturday, August 17, 2013
  • Warren Miller’s Ticket To Ride Teaser Launched

    Doug Stoup is featured in this year’s Warren Miller Film as a Climate Reality Project “I am Pro Snow” Ambassador. Doug is honored to be a part of the Greenland segment in Warren Miller’s 64th annual film, Ticket to Ride. Check out this year’s film teaser: The legendary film series takes ski fans on an […]Monday, May 27, 2013
  • Ice Axe to lead Vanessa O’Brien in Explorer’s Grand Slam Record Attempt

    Ice Axe is honored to be a part of Vanessa O’Brien’s North Pole Expedition, starting on April 10, 2013. With the success of the North Pole Expedition, Vanessa will have completed the Explorer’s Grand Slam in eleven months, faster than any woman ever has. Read the article in the Boston Globe here. Follow the expedition […]Thursday, April 04, 2013