News

6 years ago

How MacGyver gets out of avalanches

Obviously this isn't the preferred real-life method of staying alive in avalanche terrain, but it sure did make for great TV when I was growing up!
6 years ago

What happened to our website?

First off, let me apologize for the issues you've (most likely) experienced getting to our website over the last few days.
6 years ago

OpenSnow Downtime

If you follow the site on a regular basis I am sure you have noticed over the past week that we have been down (quite often).
6 years ago

The cold front!

We can see the cold front on radar this morning as it stretches west to east across western Colorado.
6 years ago

The blacks at Copper

This is a pretty funny clip from a recent Conan show:
6 years ago

The other Joel is back! [video]

My good friend (and excellent 'jumper around') Joel Bettner is back with some video highlights of the season so far.
6 years ago

The technology behind custom skis

Pete Wagner is the creator of Wagner Custom Skis.
6 years ago

The Eggbar Vise

While cruising around the SIA Snow Show in Denver last month, I came across a unique ski vise design called Eggbar Vise.
6 years ago

Here's how to find powder

I was in Steamboat yesterday and Vail today, and the conditions and events leading up to these ski days reinforced a concept that I've been …
6 years ago

Mike Douglas does it again...[video]

Wow.
6 years ago

Weekend tragedy in the Cascades

Some very bad news over the last 24 hours as we find out four total people died in two separate avalanche incidents in Washington State.