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: Tim Durtschi
Location: Jackson Hole, Wyoming
Photographer: Nic Alegre/TGR
Lead with Your Heart by Megan Michelson
Lel Tone built her reputation as an influential snow-safety professional and guide by calming managing extreme situations. But even the brave have demons to battle.
Hold Up the Sky by Karina Schwartznau with photography by Daniel Rönnbäck
A skier’s discovery in Morocco’s Atla Mountains.
The 2019 Buyer’s Guide
The best skis and boots of 2019, plus a binding transforming the future of skiing.