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October 30: Powder-Seeking 101 with Joel Gratz

Join us at Powder7 HQ for Powder-Seeking 101 with Joel Gratz of OpenSnow. Colorado’s most iconic meteorologist returns to Powder7 to teach us how to (accurately) predict powder days, answer your burning questions, and dish out some powder-seeking tips. RSVP Required! Email info@powder7.com (Subject: Gratz | Message: Number of people in your group) Event Details Place: Powder7 Continue reading…

Arapahoe Basin Opens First: The Highlights

It was an instant classic. After Keystone announced on Friday morning that they would open for the 2019-2020 season on Saturday October 12, positioning themselves as the first ski resort in North America to do so, Arapahoe Basin poached their line. Gear up for opening day In a surprise twist at 1:41 p.m., The Legend Continue reading…

How to Ski Europe by Train

By Lily Krass Ski commutes are more fun when you can wine, dine, and trip-plan. We’re whizzing through the Swiss countryside at 250 kilometers per hour, grazing on a spread of charcuterie and decadent Austrian pastries while looking over our maps for tomorrow’s objective. Yesterday we were scrambling up jagged, walled-in couloirs outside of Innsbruck. Continue reading…

The Ultimate Ski Pass Giveaway: Loveland + Arapahoe Basin

Loveland Ski Area. Arapahoe Basin. Unlimited. For Free. Sounds pretty dreamy, doesn’t it? We think so. That’s why we’ve been fantasizing about the would-be Loveland Pass Pass for at least six months now. Despite endless buzz around the Front Range, the pass hasn’t materialized. So, we’re taking the Loveland Pass Pass beyond April Fool’s fodder and Continue reading…

Which Ski Pass to Buy: The Powder7 Crew Weighs In

Which ski pass to buy, you ask? It might be easier to explain quantum mechanics. As Alterra Mountain Company (Ikon Pass) and Vail Resorts (Epic Pass) duke it out for interstellar domination of the skier-verse, we skiers are left with tough—albeit exciting—choices. Do I want more Colorado or more Utah? In Japan, will I hit Hokkaido Continue reading…