• 2018 Australian Snow Season Outlook
  • Chamonix Season Wrap
  • The Soul of Squaw Valley
  • WEATHER DEFINTIONS – The Grasshopper’s A to Z GLOSSARY
  • A Classic Storm Cycle at Jackson Hole
2018 Australian Snow Season Outlook
  • 2018 Australian Snow Season Outlook
  • Chamonix Season Wrap
  • The Soul of Squaw Valley
  • WEATHER DEFINTIONS – The Grasshopper’s A to Z GLOSSARY
  • A Classic Storm Cycle at Jackson Hole

Latest Features

Backcountry Film Festival Begins in Sydney on April 21
Apr 17, 2018
From a small gathering of 60 people in Melbourne six years ago, the BCFF has grown into a significant event for the backcountry community, with more ...
The Mountainwatch Guide to the Hakuba Valley
Apr 13, 2018
Liquid Snow Tours https://www.liquidsnowtours.com/ have been sending their clients to Hakuba for over ten years. Naturally, you'd assume that over t...
Winter Storm Hits New Zealand
Apr 11, 2018
A full-on winter storm hit New Zealand yesterday with freezing levels down to 600 metres in the far south and 1000 metres over the central North Isla...
Japan Insider - Nagano Prefecture - Shiga Kogen Ski Area
Apr 09, 2018
Shiga Kogen is a great ski and board destination in Japan offering a variety of terrain and off-piste option...
2018 Australian Snow Season Outlook — Vanilla… mmm, Not Bad
Apr 09, 2018
The Grasshopper gives his predictions for the 2018 Australian snow season...
Sage Kotsenburg in Hakuba
Apr 06, 2018
Olympic gold medallist Sage Kotsenburg recently travelled to Hakuba, Japan to chase some of the steepest back country runs in Japan...
10 Must Follow Skiing and Snowboarding Instagram Accounts
Apr 04, 2018
Escape Autumn's snow limbo with some good old-fashioned vicarious Insta-shredding.....
Go Home Winter, You're Drunk – Chamonix Season Wrap
Apr 03, 2018
It looks like we are in for a long winter here in Chamonix. I shouldn’t be complaining, I love winter, I love powder days, I love cold snow that blow...
Snow Factory for Mount Baw Baw
Mar 29, 2018
Mt Baw Baw took delivery of its recently purchased Snow Factory yesterday, meaning the Victorian resort can guarantee snow for visitors on the openin...
Iconic Lift KT-22 – The Soul of Squaw Valley
Mar 28, 2018
The past month has been pretty amazing in Squaw Valley, "Miracle March" delivering almost 19 feet of snow -- that’s 5.7 metres -- thanks to three big...
Finally, A Classic Storm Cycle at Jackson Hole
Mar 20, 2018
The past week has been very good in Jackson Hole after the storm the masses had waited for all season finally showed up last weekend...
Sean Pollard – Shark Attack Victim to Paralympian
Mar 15, 2018
When Sean Pollard lined up in the start gate for the Paralympic snowboard cross on Monday, he had reached the summit of huge personal climb that star...
Perrine Wins Her Second Bronze
Mar 15, 2018
Australia’s Melissa Perrine won her second Paralympic bronze in two days when she and her sighted guide and coach Christian Geiger finished in third ...
Backcountry Film Festival Begins in Sydney on April 21
Apr 17, 2018
From a small gathering of 60 people in Melbourne six years ago, the BCFF has grown into a significant event for the backcountry community, with more ...
The Mountainwatch Guide to the Hakuba Valley
Apr 13, 2018
Liquid Snow Tours https://www.liquidsnowtours.com/ have been sending their clients to Hakuba for over ten years. Naturally, you'd assume that over t...
Winter Storm Hits New Zealand
Apr 11, 2018
A full-on winter storm hit New Zealand yesterday with freezing levels down to 600 metres in the far south and 1000 metres over the central North Isla...
Japan Insider - Nagano Prefecture - Shiga Kogen Ski Area
Apr 09, 2018
Shiga Kogen is a great ski and board destination in Japan offering a variety of terrain and off-piste option...
2018 Australian Snow Season Outlook — Vanilla… mmm, Not Bad
Apr 09, 2018
The Grasshopper gives his predictions for the 2018 Australian snow season...
Sage Kotsenburg in Hakuba
Apr 06, 2018
Olympic gold medallist Sage Kotsenburg recently travelled to Hakuba, Japan to chase some of the steepest back country runs in Japan...