Snow Sports

Last Run

The man who defined steep and deep meets a tragic end

Ultimate Cascades

From June to September, Oregon's warm eastern desert sucks cool Pacific air through 4,000-foot-high walls to turn the Columbia River Gorge into a world-renowned wind tunnel.


When it comes to adventure kingdoms, all roads eventually lead to California. Here's where to find the Golden State's secret stash.

Cat Fever

You don't always need a bird to find powdery perfection in British Columbia

Big Glide Country

Whether you're skating perfect corduroy or blazing backcountry powder, skinny-skiing the wide-open West is the path to cold-weather bliss

Going Down in History

A new documentary takes on the snowboarding revolution—and launches one of its own



Ski and Snowboard Fitness Advice

We cull 25 years of the best of Outside's esteemed Bodywork section to bring you the best advice on terrain hucking, knee recuperation, injury prevention, and more.