Tread of Pioneers Film Series ~ The Last Ridge: The Uphill Battles of the 10th Mountain Division
The Last Ridge: The Uphill Battles of the 10th Mountain Division. In honor of Veterans Day, join us for a documentary film about World War II’s 10th Mountain Division’s mission in the mountains of Italy to knock the Germans from their impenetrable perch. Learn how the ski troops turned the tide for the Allies in Italy and revolutionized winter sports at home. Plus see the museum’s clip of Steamboat’s favorite local veteran and Olympian Gordy Wren as he remembers his time with the 10th Mountain troops.