Powder Week Photo Gallery
The "work" that goes in to producing the POWDER Buyer's Guide.
We skied. We drank. We danced. Then we did it all over again.
FWT Snowbird Event Postponed
Avy control set off slide on North Baldy venue. Organizers postponed the event until further notice.
It was thought the event might not run until later in the week with 22 inches in the last 48 hours and more snow predicted to fall tomorrow. But organizers felt the weather would be good enough for safety and visibility to host it at the classic venue in front of an expected large weekend crowd.
Week In Review Feb. 28: Ski Carrying 101 and Smoke Shack Blows Up
Slednecking, British ski instructors arrested in France, Sarah Burke's ashes spread in Sochi
All the news that’s fit for skiing in the week ending February 28.
Powder Picks: Snowbird FWT
The Freeride World Tour makes it first appearance at classic venue
Despite the unfortunate snowpack situation in the Sierras and Kirkwood and reasons for originally omitting Snowbird from the six stops of the unified FWT that debuted last year, it’s good for the sport to see the traditional venue back in play.
Get a Taste of Taco Bell Couloir
What’s the deal with Jackson’s strangest backcountry line?
Well, it isn’t the most legendary line in Jackson, Wyoming, not by a long shot, but it definitely lingers in the memory bank. Maybe it’s the proximity to town or the general anomaly of its existence, but Taco Bell Couloir isn’t something that you just forget.
Junk In The Trunk: The North Face Fuse Uno Jacket
The North Face recently released the Fuse Uno jacket, which is cut from one piece of material. Designers spent years building an origami-like pattern which folds together, only weighs 350 grams and requires 40-percent less stitching than a comparable jacket.
Salomon Freeski TV: Moment’s Notice
Drop everything and go
Your phone rings and the person on the other end invites you to go skiing in Japan… Tomorrow. Yes? Duh.
Video: Nimbus’ Raw 1.3
Pep Fujas and a wishbone tree
A snippet from Nimbus Independent’s two year project, After The Sky Falls.
Week In Review Feb. 21: Inside Edition Discovers ‘Safety Meetings’
Court rules inbound avalanches as 'inherent risk', the last Olympic post, and the case of the laughing filmer
All the news that’s fit for skiing from the week of February 21, 2014.
Weekend Warrior: Ben, Jerry, and Skiing
Michael Hayes has no shortage of ice cream or face shots
During the week, Michael Hayes is the digital marketing manager for Ben & Jerry’s, the eclectic, hippie ice cream makers with such flavors as Chunky Monkey, Phish Food, and the latest Ron Burgandy-inspired Scotchy, Scotch, Scotch. On the weekends, Hayes is a skier, trekking to Stowe, Jay Peak, and Killington to get another kind of frozen treat.