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
The Evolution Issue
At one of the most coveted ski areas in the West, a dishwasher earns her turns. Story by Abigail Barronian | Photo by Adam Clark
How Vail Resorts is changing skiing. Story by David Page | Illustrations by Tyler Hartlage
Traditional ski towns are no longer affordable options for most skiers—these satellite ski communities are the new dream.
Jimmy Rogers has spent a lifetime looking for nirvana in the mountains. He found it in Chamonix, but what did he leave behind? Story by Catherine Lutz | Photos by Jeremy Bernard
At a bachelorette party in Whistler, British Columbia, the only choice is to go deep. Story by Sierra Davis | Photos by Ashley Barker