A Crest Pictures Film
Produced and directed by Robert and Kathy Chrestensen
Filmed and edited by Robert Chrestensen

Music by these Pacific Northwest groups:
"Moonlight" by Elk and Boar
"Born Lucky" by Handful of Luvin'
"Excuse This Honesty" by Again and Again
"Castles Made of Snow" by J Minus
"On My Way Home" by James Coates
Plus "Wait for Me" by international recording artist Moby

Backcountry footage by:
Jason Hummel
Jacob Hase
Kyle Miller

Background photo by:
Kathy Chrestensen

For the Media

FreeRider is a short film (just a little over 14 minutes) and features Washington state splitboard mountaineer Kyle Miller. We would be happy to interview with you or to arrange an interview with Kyle.

Crest Pictures is always looking for new places to screen FreeRider. We charge no licensing fee, but in exchange we ask that admission be either free to the public or a modest donation to benefit a worthy cause. If your club or organization wishes to show FreeRider please don't hesitate to contact us at

Press Release

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If you need high resolution images suitable for print media just contact Crest Pictures at We only ask that you give photo credits whenever possible.

Mount Shuksan

Kyle Miller on the summit of Mt Shuksan, Washington ~ Photo by Jason Hummel
Small size - 72 ppi, 94 KB

Mount Stuart

Kyle Miller nearing the summit of Mt Stuart, Washington ~ Photo by Jason Hummel
Small size - 72 ppi, 98 KB

Lane Peak

Kyle Miller climbing the Fly Couloir, Washington ~ Photo by Kathy Chrestensen
Small size - 72 ppi, 74 KB

Lane Peak

Robert Chrestensen, Filmmaker ~ Photo by Kathy Chrestensen
Small size - 72 ppi, 156 KB


FreeRider Poster

We can provide you with a large format poster (11" x 17" PDFt). Just contact us at

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