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: Anttu Oikkonen
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Photographer: Alric Ljunghager
The Magnate by Julie Brown
How Lee Cohen went from hitchhiking vagabond to masterful ski photographer
Shoot the Moon Photography by Nick Kalisz and Dutch Simpson with words and interviews by David Page
An exclusive look at Hilaree Nelson and Jim Morrison's historic first descent of Lhotse in the Himalayas
The Photo Annual
It’s OK if you skip the words and flip straight to the photos. This collection is the best ski photography of the year.