Lane Wallace has been a successful author and journalist for more than 25 years. In addition to being an editor and columnist for Flying magazine, her work has been published in The Atlantic, The New York Times, ForbesLife, and numerous other national and international publications. Her latest book project is Speaking Up: The Hard-Won Power of a Woman’s Authentic Voice.
The Haute Route, as the Chamonix-Zermatt crossing is sometimes called, was first skied in 1911 and remains the most iconic of the many routes in the Alps. It is, in a sense, the ski tourer's Mecca.