The November Issue of POWDER magazine (40.3) hits newsstands today across the land. Please pick up your copy, wrest it from the grip of your mailman, whatever it might take. Meantime, we bring you this timely online exclusive—In Search of the Diavolezza, a video from last winter by senior photographer Adam Clark while on assignment overseas for a feature story in this issue:

She Devil
St. Moritz is the ritziest and most exclusive ski town in the world. But where there are mountains and snow, there are stashes. Hop in the Bentley and don’t stop driving till you get to Diavolezza. By Matt Hansen

America’s Last Ski Celebrity
In the ’60s and ’70s, ski racer Spider Sabich captured the hearts of celebrities, the international media and skiers everywhere. Unfortunately, his life in the fast lane came to an abrupt stop one fateful afternoon in Aspen, Colorado. By Mike Rogge

The Best Ski Lifts in North America
A ski lift is only as good as the terrain it allows you to access. Here are the best 35 in North America—trams, gondolas, quads and T-bars—for accessing the goods. Please raise your safety bar and keep your tips up.

2012 Resort Guide
15 resorts to put on your bucket list.

Skier: Chad Sayers. Photo: Jordan Manley/Sherpas

Skier: Chad Sayers. Photo: Jordan Manley/Sherpas