About the Mag
Jake and Dave Moe founded POWDER in 1972 as an alternative to the other, uptight skiing magazines. "To us, powder skiing means freedom, with an emphasis, not on how you do it, but just on doing it more," they said. That's what we're still trying to do. Powder to the People.
In This Issue
On the Cover
Skier: Mattias Hargin
Location: Engelberg, Switzerland
Photographer: Oskar Enander
On the Edge by Scott Yorko with photography by Daniel Rönnbäck
A third-generation Chamoniard, Tof Henry straightlines the Alps’ steepest slopes. Yet a turbulent life off the hill might be exacerbating his extreme style.
Fight till the End by Julie Brown
As skiers rise up to become activists, they all follow the profound legacy of Andrea Mead Lawrence.
By the Light of the Milky Way by Griffin Post with photography by Jeremy Bernard
At a little known French-Italian border crossing, the best skiing is also the most casual. Welcome to the Via Lattea.
The 2019 Apparel Guide
The best outterwear for committed skiers.