By Sam Collentine, Meteorologist Posted 5 years ago February 12, 2018

Celebrate Warren Miller Day on Saturday, February 17th

Warren Miller passed away on January 24th and to honor his incredible life, Warren Miller's family would like all skiers, snowboarders, and snowsports enthusiasts alike to head to your favorite mountain on Saturday, February 17th and take a run for Warren. 

Background Information

Remember Warren together on February 17 for Warren Miller Day!

The outpouring of sentiment from Warren Miller's recent passing has been overwhelming, and many have asked how to honor his life. Warren did not want a public memorial service. Instead, he simply wanted you to hit your favorite run or do something else you love in his memory.

On February 17, let's honor his wishes and all take a run for Warren. Hit your favorite mountain and post to Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook using #ripwarrenmiller. Tagged photos and videos may be selected for use in the authorized Warren Miller documentary now in production.

Innovator. Pioneer. Icon. Legend. Warren’s life influenced generations. He made the extraordinary accessible. His legacy of freedom, humor, and adventure endures in all of us. Rest in pow.


Who: You, Warren Miller's friends and fans

What: Take a run to honor Warren

When: Saturday, February 17th

Where: Your favorite mountain

Why: Warren didn't want a public memorial service, but he wanted his fans to drop into their favorite run

How: Post using #ripwarrenmiller with possible selection for use in the authorized Warren Miller documentary

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About The Author

Sam Collentine


Sam Collentine is the Chief Operating Officer of OpenSnow and lives in Basalt, Colorado. Before joining OpenSnow, he studied Atmospheric Science at the University of Colorado, spent time at Channel 7 News in Denver, and at the National Weather Service in Boulder.

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