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Season Edit from All-Aussie Crew Corp.Est. – Video

November 19, 2019
Episode three concludes the series with a 7-minute barrage of full-throttle, action-packed riding in

2019-2020 Japanese Snow Season Outlook – The Grasshopper

November 18, 2019
With snow starting to fall across Japan, The Grasshopper has come out of hibernation to give us his

Hors Piste – A Very Funny Animated Short Film of a Ski Rescue Mission That Does Not Go To Plan

November 15, 2019
The rescue doesn't go to plan with a series of different and very funny scenarios playing out over s

New Japan Multi-Resort Lift Pass Joins The Party – The Snow Chasers Pass

November 15, 2019
Introducing the inaugural 'Snow Chasers Pass'... Our answer to a multi-resort day pass for those in

Record Breaking November Snow For Norway – “Better Than Japan” – Video

November 14, 2019
Move over 'Japanuary' it's 'Snowvember' in Tromso Norway at the moment, with professional skier Niko

The Fifty – Wilson Peak, Colorado. Episode 18 in Cody Townsend’s Quest to Ski The 50 Classic Ski Descents of North America

November 14, 2019
Mt Wilson is also “the most famous mountain in the world that nobody knows” as it is the iconic

Thredbo Mountain Biking and Hiking Season Opens This Weekend

November 13, 2019
Thredbo launches its summer season with the opening of the mountain biking and hiking season this we

Candide Thovex’s Ski The World – Behind The Scenes, Episode Four, The Great Wall Of China.

November 13, 2019
Ski The World  documents Candide skiing at different locations all around the world, none of which

10 Days in Niseko with Torah Bright, Robin Van Gyn & Aimee Fuller – Video

November 13, 2019
Here's how 10 days in Niseko looks... If you're a professional snowboarder.

DC TRANSITORS – A South American Snowboarding Tour – Video

November 11, 2019
It’s no secret South America was left a little wanting this season, but a low-tide year didn’t s

Night Riding Deep Powder in Niseko – Video

November 11, 2019
In our opinion, Niseko United offers the best night skiing in the world. This video is now exhibit A

SSA Announces Name Change to Snow Australia and Its Community Sports Awards Held In Canberra

November 9, 2019
The snow sport community came together on Thursday night to honour young athletes, volunteers, club

World Snow Wrap November 9 – A Snowy Week in Europe, More Resorts Opening in the US and Canada, First Snow in Hokkaido and 20cms This Weekend in Australia.

November 8, 2019
Europe is where all the action has been over the past few days with many resorts reporting 40-65cms

SUNŌKERU – A Monochrome Masterclass in Snowboarding Japanese Pow – Video

November 8, 2019
SUNŌKERU’ is a “short, curved, hard rubber tube through which a snowboarder can breathe during

The North Face Presents: Defiance, A Must-Watch Snowboard Film Featuring Victor De Le Rue, Leanne Pelosi and Jake Blauvelt

November 7, 2019
The mountains are big and steep, and the film doesn’t hold back in showing just how dangerous big

Perisher’s Fourth Annual Epic Promise Day

November 7, 2019
Launched in 2016, Epic Promise Day is aimed at bringing together the mountains, local communities, e

Cultural Sensitivity vs Deep Powder Lines – Riding the divide in Japan

November 6, 2019
Shredding in Japan is fun, sometimes surprising and not like anywhere else in the world

Destiny : When the Journey Becomes Your Destination – A Canadian Skier’s Goal Of Skiing 100 Resorts Is Achieved In Australia

November 4, 2019
Over the next ten days, I was riding fresh powder, groomed powder, and packed powder.

A Snowy October In The Rockies With Well Above Average Snow Falls

November 1, 2019
Resorts in Colorado, Utah and Alberta, Canada  reporting snow totals up to 1.2metres thanks to re

The Fifty – Mt Tukuhnikivatz, Utah, Episode 17 in Cody Townsend’s Quest to Ski The 50 Classic Ski Descents of North America

October 31, 2019
"What about learning from the people who’ve had their culture, ancestry and traditions sculpted by

In The Meantime – Tanner Hall At The Top Of His Game in His New Film

October 30, 2019
Tanner is still at the top of his game and features it all – park, urban, big mountain lines, deep

TRAVELLER’S LIST – Top 10 Best Snow Travel Tips

October 30, 2019
When it comes to getting to mountains in order to slide down them, convenience, practicality and sim

Lhotse – The Inspirational Story of Hilaree Nelson’s and Jim Morrison’s First Ski Descent Of The World’s Fourth Highest Mountain – Video

October 25, 2019
A little over a year ago Hilaree Nelson and Jim Morrison completed the first ski descent of the 27,9

‘Shelter’ – New Snowboarding Film From Picture Organic Tackles Climate Change – Video Trailer

October 24, 2019
The latest film project 'Shelter' by the folk from Picture Organic highlights the beauty of the Swis

2019-2020 Japanese Snow Season Outlook – The Grasshopper

November 18, 2019
With snow starting to fall across Japan, The Grasshopper has come out of hibernation to give us his

World Snow Wrap November 9 – A Snowy Week in Europe, More Resorts Opening in the US and Canada, First Snow in Hokkaido and 20cms This Weekend in Australia.

November 8, 2019
Europe is where all the action has been over the past few days with many resorts reporting 40-65cms

A Snowy October In The Rockies With Well Above Average Snow Falls

November 1, 2019
Resorts in Colorado, Utah and Alberta, Canada  reporting snow totals up to 1.2metres thanks to re

2019 Season Review – After A Slow Start It Was A Good Winter With A Few Standout Days

October 18, 2019
With resorts open for 119 days and a peak snow depth reading by Snowy Hydro at Spencers Creek on Aug

Falls Creek – Best of 2019 Photo Spread and Season Edit

October 10, 2019
By time the 119-day long season wrapped up last weekend, the word "Epic" had been mentioned a lot i

Jackson Hole – Impressive Preseason Snowfall – Photo Journal

October 3, 2019
Jackson Hole changed colour this week following up to a foot of snow blanketing the resort...

September Storm Drops A Metre of Snow In Alberta, Canada

October 1, 2019
Castle Mountain resort having a mid-mountain snow base of 100cms this morning

Summer Snow On The Ground For North America This Week – Photo Journal

September 19, 2019
A smattering of snow has fallen across the Western U.S and Canada this week, despite the fact it's s

September Powder Sessions – Storm Journal

September 10, 2019
The past few days have set up what should be a Sweet September, two cold fronts dropping 30-50cm of

2019 Australian Snow Season Outlook – September Update

September 4, 2019
Regardless of what Mother Nature throws at us, a solid foundation has already been laid over the Aus

Storm Journal, August 7-12 – Snow Totals Up to 140cms Set Up Second Half of Season

August 14, 2019
The latest system grew stronger as it approached the mountains and snow started falling when first f

The Storm Turns Into Something Special With 80+cms and More to Come

August 9, 2019
The second front hit last night and it dumped with 40-60cms of snow this morning and snow falling d

2019 New Zealand Snow Season Outlook – August Update

August 5, 2019
Beyond this ... signs are still looking favourable for a great second half to the season.

Australian Season Outlook – August Update

August 1, 2019
It could be a real humdinger, one of the big snowfalls of the season

Storm Journal, July 11-15 – Things Finally Kick Into Gear

July 15, 2019
The first real storm of the winter has delivered a good amount of snow across the resorts,

Grasshopper’s Australian Forecast, Tuesday July 9 – Building Up To Thursday’s Snow Storm

July 9, 2019
The front is the one we’ve all been waiting for and will hit early Thursday, dumping a hefty load

Grasshopper’s Forecast, Monday, July 8 – Soggy Today, But Hefty Snowfalls From Thursday

July 8, 2019
A second wave of cold air will swash over the Aussie Alps late Friday and early Saturday, with anoth

Grasshopper’s NZ Forecast, Sun, July 7 – Kia ora Chilly Southwesterlies

July 7, 2019
Cold air will swash over the country next Sunday, turning that mix into a more hearty broth of snowy

Grasshopper’s Australian Forecast, Sunday July 7 – Transition Period As We Approach a Snowy Outlook

July 7, 2019
The front should hit during Thursday, with heavy snowfalls on the cards, followed up another wave of

Grasshopper’s Forecast, Saturday July 6 – A Nice Weekend and a Snowy Outlook

July 6, 2019
This cold front could be the start of the storm we’ve been waiting for.

Grasshopper’s NZ Forecast, July 5 – Cold Southerlies and more snow for Ruapehu

July 5, 2019
While we wait for resorts to give us their totals from the previous 24 hours, the low will chuck ano

Grasshopper’s Australian Forecast, Friday July 5 – A Nice Few Days and a Snowy Outlook

July 5, 2019
At this stage, the front should hit during Thursday with moderate snow accumulations on the cards.

Grasshopper’s Australian Forecast, July 3 – Settled Until The Weekend

July 3, 2019
The grotty looking front will give us a dousing of rain late Sunday and early Monday, with snow fall

Grasshopper’s NZ Forecast, July 3 – Evil Front To Make Way For Cold Winds And a Little Snow

July 3, 2019
Meanwhile, cold air will come in from the west and drop a centimetre or two of snow over the Southe

2019-2020 Japanese Snow Season Outlook – The Grasshopper

November 18, 2019
With snow starting to fall across Japan, The Grasshopper has come out of hibernation to give us his

New Japan Multi-Resort Lift Pass Joins The Party – The Snow Chasers Pass

November 15, 2019
Introducing the inaugural 'Snow Chasers Pass'... Our answer to a multi-resort day pass for those in

The Fifty – Wilson Peak, Colorado. Episode 18 in Cody Townsend’s Quest to Ski The 50 Classic Ski Descents of North America

November 14, 2019
Mt Wilson is also “the most famous mountain in the world that nobody knows” as it is the iconic

Thredbo Mountain Biking and Hiking Season Opens This Weekend

November 13, 2019
Thredbo launches its summer season with the opening of the mountain biking and hiking season this we

DC TRANSITORS – A South American Snowboarding Tour – Video

November 11, 2019
It’s no secret South America was left a little wanting this season, but a low-tide year didn’t s

World Snow Wrap November 9 – A Snowy Week in Europe, More Resorts Opening in the US and Canada, First Snow in Hokkaido and 20cms This Weekend in Australia.

November 8, 2019
Europe is where all the action has been over the past few days with many resorts reporting 40-65cms

SUNŌKERU – A Monochrome Masterclass in Snowboarding Japanese Pow – Video

November 8, 2019
SUNŌKERU’ is a “short, curved, hard rubber tube through which a snowboarder can breathe during

Cultural Sensitivity vs Deep Powder Lines – Riding the divide in Japan

November 6, 2019
Shredding in Japan is fun, sometimes surprising and not like anywhere else in the world

Destiny : When the Journey Becomes Your Destination – A Canadian Skier’s Goal Of Skiing 100 Resorts Is Achieved In Australia

November 4, 2019
Over the next ten days, I was riding fresh powder, groomed powder, and packed powder.

A Snowy October In The Rockies With Well Above Average Snow Falls

November 1, 2019
Resorts in Colorado, Utah and Alberta, Canada  reporting snow totals up to 1.2metres thanks to re

TRAVELLER’S LIST – Top 10 Best Snow Travel Tips

October 30, 2019
When it comes to getting to mountains in order to slide down them, convenience, practicality and sim

12-Year-Old Kai Jones Takes His Skiing to Another Level in TGR’s Winterland

October 22, 2019
Kai was only 12 when Winterland was filmed, but his strength, style and technique combine to produc

The Fifty – North Maroon and Holy Cross Couloir. Episodes 15 & 16 In Cody Townsend’s Quest to Ski The 50 Classic Ski Descents of North America

October 17, 2019
With a storm on the way and a stable snowpack, they decided to go for it and take on both mountains

Mt Buller Season Edit and Best of 2019 Photo Spread

October 14, 2019
It was a winter that had it all, from early season groomers on man-made snow, to mid-season powder r

Thredbo – Best of 2019 Photo Spread and Season Edit

October 11, 2019
With consistent snow down to the village, Thredbo’s 600 metres of vertical came into its own and t

Falls Creek – Best of 2019 Photo Spread and Season Edit

October 10, 2019
By time the 119-day long season wrapped up last weekend, the word "Epic" had been mentioned a lot i

Perisher – Best of 2019 Photo Spread

October 4, 2019
This season will turn out to be the longest on record for Perisher, with lifts open for 136 days

September Storm Drops A Metre of Snow In Alberta, Canada

October 1, 2019
Castle Mountain resort having a mid-mountain snow base of 100cms this morning

Spring Fling, Two Weeks In Hotham – Photo Spread

September 30, 2019
The snow has had a nice solid freeze overnight and will soften for really good spring snow turns as

Jackson Hole Now Powered By Wind – Moves to 100% Renewable Energy

September 27, 2019
The transition to running Jackson Hole’s full mountain operations on wind powered energy is a big

Kagura – The Longest Ski Season and Gondola in Japan That You’ve Never Heard Of

September 27, 2019
Kagura Ski Resort’s season runs from late November to early May. There you can fit in nearly half

The Gnarly Summit Line of Mt Aurum, First by Helicopter, Then by Foot. – Video

September 26, 2019
“The line off the true summit hadn’t been skied yet and Sam and I had been looking at it for yea

Mountainwatch Ikon Tour Destination – Revelstoke

September 25, 2019
Revelstoke is known for powder snow. Big mouthfuls of the stuff. It’s

Accommodation Spotlight – The Lantern Apartments, Thredbo

September 20, 2019
The contemporary four-star apartments are suitable for couples, families, or groups of friends

Freeride World Tour Athlete Line-up – Michaela Davis-Meehan Representing Australian in Women’s Snowboard.

October 21, 2019
Australian snowboarder Michael Davis-Meehan will be competing in her rookie year on the Freeride Wor

Freeride World Tour 2020 Calendar Announced

October 2, 2019
Featuring the world's best male and female big mountain skiers and snowboarders, the 2020 FWT

Mt Buller Makes A Splash With Its “National” Pond Skim Championships

September 23, 2019
On a crisp spring Sunday the best pond skimmers in the land gathered on the Bourke Street ski run at

First Base Present This Season’s Final “Vintage Après Soiree” In Thredbo This Weekend

September 11, 2019
This weekend Tom Tilley and Hugo Grusman present the final First Base “Vintage Après Soiree" of t

Australian Junior Freeride Championships Wrap Held at Perisher Last Weekend

September 5, 2019
The three-day event consisted of half-pipe and slopestyle in ski and snowboard and a rider cross for

ShredAbout – A Surf/Snowboard Event Happening This Weekend, Sept 7-8

September 4, 2019
Decades since the last surf/snow events in Australia, ShredAbout pays homage to the connection of su

Film Premiere – Jyosei, an All-female Urban/pow Film, Saturday, August 24, Jindy Bowlo

August 20, 2019
Jindy Bowling Cub this Saturday, August 24 for the premiere of Jyosei, a new ski film

The 6th Annual FreeBom Enjoys Perfect Bluebird Conditions in Mt Buller

August 20, 2019
It was the sixth annual FreeBOM, the event that brings music to Wood Run and asks skiers to find the

Client Liaison Headline Thredbo Apres This Saturday

August 20, 2019
Thredbo’s après scene kicks up a gear this weekend with crowd favourites Client Liaison

Events – The 6th Annual Transfer Banked Slalom

August 19, 2019
Over 200 snowboarders flocked to Thredbo Resort on Saturday, August 17 for the 6thAnnual Transfer Ba

Snowtunes and KFC Bringing Live Music and Rail Jams To Jindabyne, August 30-31.

August 9, 2019
Snowtunes returns to the snowy mountains of Jindabyne for two days of skis, snowboards and sounds.

Let’s Split Tour To Deadhorse Gap

August 8, 2019
Winter 2019 Let’s Split campaign finally got underway on July 28th, with Trip 2 to Dead Horse Gap

The Thredbo Top to Bottom and Mumm Red Sash Apres Parties, this Saturday, August 10

August 6, 2019
Thredbo’s iconic Top to Bottom ski and snowboard race is on again in Thredbo this Saturday, August

Mt Buller Hosts The Junior National Mogul Championships Under New Stadium Lights

August 4, 2019
In an historic first for mogul skiing at Mt Buller, the finals were held under new stadium lights,

First Base: Hayden James at Thredbo This Saturday

July 29, 2019
Thredbo’s Alpine Bar is the place to be this Saturday afternoon as the next First Base après part

Victorian Backcountry Festival Program Update – Hotham, September 7-8

July 26, 2019
Some more updates on the second Victorian backcountry festival that will be held over the weekend of

Chicks With Stix Shred Sessions Return For Winter 2019 With Thredbo Sessions This Weekend

July 23, 2019
The first CWS session for 2019 is this weekend, July 27 and 28 in Thredbo

Thredbo Sunset Sessions Presents Holy Holy – Saturday, July 27

July 22, 2019
The Sunset Sessions kick off this Saturday with Tassie Indie band, Holy Holy

Under 17s Tear Apart Perisher Parks at Rip Curl GromSearch

July 22, 2019
 Over 185 kids aged 17-and-under came out to Yabbie Flats Terrain Park in Perisher Valley

Cattleman’s Rail Jam Thrills The Crowd At Mt Buller

July 21, 2019
 Mt Buller hosted the thrilling Burton Cattleman's Rail Jam for the 14th year

Rip Curl GromSearch Snow Series On At Perisher This Weekend

July 17, 2019
The Rip Curl GromSearch Snow Series returns for the 2019 winter at Perisher this weekend!

The 14th Annual Burton Cattleman’s Rail Jam Returns To Mt Buller

July 12, 2019
For the 14thconsecutive year, Australia’s best snowboarders will descend on Mt Buller...

Torah Bright Mini Shred on at Thredbo This Weekend

July 12, 2019
Torah Bright is hosting her annual mini-shred in Thredbo this Sunday, July 14 at Friday Flat.

Mumm Après Sessions Featuring Sweet Mix Kids This Week at Thredbo

July 9, 2019
The first of the Mumm Après Sessions kicks off this Thursday to Saturday, from 3-6pm.

New Japan Multi-Resort Lift Pass Joins The Party – The Snow Chasers Pass

November 15, 2019
Introducing the inaugural 'Snow Chasers Pass'... Our answer to a multi-resort day pass for those in

Cody Townsend and Le Bent Launch New Backcountry Sock – Gear Guide

October 10, 2019
Cody and Le Bent have been working together to produce the world’s first specifically designed bac

Gear Guide: Futurelight – Is The North Face’s Breathable Waterproof Technology a Game Changer

October 8, 2019
The North Face which boldly declared it as “The world’s most breathable waterproof technology”

Gear Guide – Six Snowboards From Burton – Video Review

September 24, 2019
Featuring six Burton snowboards - the Custom, the Process, the Name Dropper, the Custom X, the Deep

Gear Guide – Mountainwear, Rip Curl Ultimate Range

September 23, 2019
So, 37.5 technology is not only more waterproof and more breathable than Gore-Tex, but it has a wid

Gear Guide – Burton Process Snowboard Video Review

September 18, 2019
The Process is, “Playful when you want it to be, but stable when you need it to be.”

10 Essential & Odd Bits Of Gear For An Overseas Snow Trip – 2019

September 16, 2019
Travel comes with the territory of being a skier or snowboarder... Here are some gear picks you prob

Giro Jackson and Terra Helmets With MIPS Technology – Gear Guide

September 16, 2019
The men's Jackson and women's Terra helmets are the newest models  in the  Giro range, both with a

Groomers Satellite Map Mt Buller’s Slopes For A Precision Piste – Introducing SnowSat Technology

September 12, 2019
Snow depth data is delivered in real-time to drivers via a touch-screen topographical map in the coc

How to Gear Up for the Backcountry – Gear Guide

September 9, 2019
The arrival of the first day of spring means only one thing to some Aussie shredders, it’s time to

Gear Guide – Christie Prior Talks About the Nitro Fate – Video Review

September 3, 2019
In this review, Joey catches up with New Zealand pro snowboarder Christie Prior to talk about her fa

The North Face 2019 ‘Free Thinker’ Outerwear – Gear Review

August 29, 2019
"I put this new gear from The North Face through literally everything…" We gave a Hakuba seasonai

Going Green in Sustainable Mountainwear – Gear Guide

August 27, 2019
When we talk about ski gear going green nowadays it’s not because ‘green’ is the most fashiona

You Can Build An Igloo In Australia – Here’s How

August 23, 2019
Expecting thick snow and deep turns, Tim did not expect a lesson in how to build an igloo... But he

Giro Axis and Ella Goggles With Vivid Lens – Gear Guide

August 22, 2019
The first time I used Giro’s Vivid lens was during a snow-storm in Asahidake, Hokkaido a couple of

Choosing The Right Ski – Take The Ski Selector Quiz

August 14, 2019
Buying skis is a big decision so we've gone to the experts at Chillfactor ski magazine to give you s

What Goes On Inside A Snow Glove – A Handy Guide

August 9, 2019
There's a lot that goes into a pair of snow gloves. We've put together this handy guide to help you

Gear Guide – Mountainwear, Rip Curl Search Series

July 31, 2019
Rip Curl's Search Series have been designed and produced using only recycled materials,

Oakley Mod 3 and Mod 5 Helmet – Gear Review

July 26, 2019
An in-depth look at some top of the line lids from Oakley... The MOD3 and MOD5 Helmet.

Gear Guide – We Test Three of XTM’s Finest Gore-Tex Gloves

July 19, 2019
We took a handful of XTM gloves (pun intended) up the chairlift with us at Thredbo resort for a day

Gear Guide – Burton Custom X Snowboard Video review

July 18, 2019
In this review Joey checking out the Burton Custom X, one of the brand's most popular models for exp

Oakley Prizm Line Miner Goggle – Gear Review

July 18, 2019
Last week we reviewed Oakley’s Prizm Fall Line Snow Goggle. This week we’re turning our attentio

Mountainwatch’s Aussie Snow Business Spotlight – ROJO Outerwear

July 17, 2019
Australian company ROJO Outerwear is unique for two reasons...

Oakley Prizm Fall Line Goggle – Gear Review

July 11, 2019
We put Oakley's latest goggles under the microscope (or rather the PRIZM lens) down at Thredbo last

2019-2020 Japanese Snow Season Outlook – The Grasshopper

November 18, 2019
With snow starting to fall across Japan, The Grasshopper has come out of hibernation to give us his

2019 Australian Snow Season Outlook – September Update

September 4, 2019
Regardless of what Mother Nature throws at us, a solid foundation has already been laid over the Aus

2019 New Zealand Snow Season Outlook – August Update

August 5, 2019
Beyond this ... signs are still looking favourable for a great second half to the season.

Australian Season Outlook – August Update

August 1, 2019
It could be a real humdinger, one of the big snowfalls of the season

Grasshopper’s Australian Forecast, Tuesday July 9 – Building Up To Thursday’s Snow Storm

July 9, 2019
The front is the one we’ve all been waiting for and will hit early Thursday, dumping a hefty load

Grasshopper’s Forecast, Monday, July 8 – Soggy Today, But Hefty Snowfalls From Thursday

July 8, 2019
A second wave of cold air will swash over the Aussie Alps late Friday and early Saturday, with anoth

Grasshopper’s NZ Forecast, Sun, July 7 – Kia ora Chilly Southwesterlies

July 7, 2019
Cold air will swash over the country next Sunday, turning that mix into a more hearty broth of snowy

Grasshopper’s Australian Forecast, Sunday July 7 – Transition Period As We Approach a Snowy Outlook

July 7, 2019
The front should hit during Thursday, with heavy snowfalls on the cards, followed up another wave of

Grasshopper’s Forecast, Saturday July 6 – A Nice Weekend and a Snowy Outlook

July 6, 2019
This cold front could be the start of the storm we’ve been waiting for.

Grasshopper’s NZ Forecast, July 5 – Cold Southerlies and more snow for Ruapehu

July 5, 2019
While we wait for resorts to give us their totals from the previous 24 hours, the low will chuck ano

Grasshopper’s Australian Forecast, Friday July 5 – A Nice Few Days and a Snowy Outlook

July 5, 2019
At this stage, the front should hit during Thursday with moderate snow accumulations on the cards.

Grasshopper’s Australian Forecast, July 3 – Settled Until The Weekend

July 3, 2019
The grotty looking front will give us a dousing of rain late Sunday and early Monday, with snow fall

Grasshopper’s NZ Forecast, July 3 – Evil Front To Make Way For Cold Winds And a Little Snow

July 3, 2019
Meanwhile, cold air will come in from the west and drop a centimetre or two of snow over the Southe

Australian Snow Season Outlook – July Update

July 2, 2019
Could we see a second half revival this season, as we did in 2017? Or will this season be remembered

Grasshopper’s Australian Forecast, July 1 – A Windy Couple of Days, Followed By a Couple of Calm, Sunny Ones

July 1, 2019
    Mountainwatch | The Grasshopper Monday, July 1 Synoptic Outlook High pressure to the n

The Grasshopper’s Australian Forecast, Friday 28 June – Happy Hour Before a Stormy Weekend

June 28, 2019
After a week of amazing sunshine and snow making, change is in the air.

Grasshopper’s Australian Forecast, June 26 – Sunny Days Before A Stormy Weekend

June 26, 2019
Winds will go absolutely nuts on Saturday and rain will come bucketing down. However, that rain will

Grasshopper’s NZ Forecast, June 26 – Crisp, Sunny Winter days

June 26, 2019
Our week of sunshine continues as a juicy, plump high in the Tasman Sea slowly drifts towards us

New Zealand Snow Season Outlook – June Update

June 24, 2019
We may have to wait a bit longer for those storms, but once they come, we should be in for a treat.

Grasshopper’s Australian Forecast, June 24 – Sunny Days But Something Brewing Next Weekend

June 24, 2019
Cold westerlies behind the front will see that rain turn to snow and we can expect a light-moderate

Grasshopper’s Australian Forecast, June 21 – Last Snowflakes To Fall as Chilly Southerlies Wane This Weekend

June 21, 2019
A high lying to the SW of us continues to push cold S-SW winds our way. As has been the case over th

Grasshopper’s New Zealand Forecast, June 21 – Wet on Ruapaehu today, Snow Sunday. Sun and cloud Elsewhere

June 21, 2019
A partly cloudy day for the Southern Lakes and there’ll be the odd snow flurry creeping over from

Grasshopper’s Australian Forecast, June 19 – A chilly, settled week ahead

June 19, 2019
After a wee dusting of snow late yesterday we’re left in a nice, cold southerly flow today,

Grasshopper’s New Zealand Forecast, June 17 – Snow, Sunshine, Snow

June 17, 2019
A strong, cold SW flow is dropping snow onto ski fields in the Southern Lakes and Ruapehu. Queenstow

Season Edit from All-Aussie Crew Corp.Est. – Video

November 19, 2019
Episode three concludes the series with a 7-minute barrage of full-throttle, action-packed riding in

Hors Piste – A Very Funny Animated Short Film of a Ski Rescue Mission That Does Not Go To Plan

November 15, 2019
The rescue doesn't go to plan with a series of different and very funny scenarios playing out over s

Record Breaking November Snow For Norway – “Better Than Japan” – Video

November 14, 2019
Move over 'Japanuary' it's 'Snowvember' in Tromso Norway at the moment, with professional skier Niko

The Fifty – Wilson Peak, Colorado. Episode 18 in Cody Townsend’s Quest to Ski The 50 Classic Ski Descents of North America

November 14, 2019
Mt Wilson is also “the most famous mountain in the world that nobody knows” as it is the iconic

Candide Thovex’s Ski The World – Behind The Scenes, Episode Four, The Great Wall Of China.

November 13, 2019
Ski The World  documents Candide skiing at different locations all around the world, none of which

10 Days in Niseko with Torah Bright, Robin Van Gyn & Aimee Fuller – Video

November 13, 2019
Here's how 10 days in Niseko looks... If you're a professional snowboarder.

DC TRANSITORS – A South American Snowboarding Tour – Video

November 11, 2019
It’s no secret South America was left a little wanting this season, but a low-tide year didn’t s

Night Riding Deep Powder in Niseko – Video

November 11, 2019
In our opinion, Niseko United offers the best night skiing in the world. This video is now exhibit A

SUNŌKERU – A Monochrome Masterclass in Snowboarding Japanese Pow – Video

November 8, 2019
SUNŌKERU’ is a “short, curved, hard rubber tube through which a snowboarder can breathe during

The North Face Presents: Defiance, A Must-Watch Snowboard Film Featuring Victor De Le Rue, Leanne Pelosi and Jake Blauvelt

November 7, 2019
The mountains are big and steep, and the film doesn’t hold back in showing just how dangerous big

The Fifty – Mt Tukuhnikivatz, Utah, Episode 17 in Cody Townsend’s Quest to Ski The 50 Classic Ski Descents of North America

October 31, 2019
"What about learning from the people who’ve had their culture, ancestry and traditions sculpted by

In The Meantime – Tanner Hall At The Top Of His Game in His New Film

October 30, 2019
Tanner is still at the top of his game and features it all – park, urban, big mountain lines, deep

Lhotse – The Inspirational Story of Hilaree Nelson’s and Jim Morrison’s First Ski Descent Of The World’s Fourth Highest Mountain – Video

October 25, 2019
A little over a year ago Hilaree Nelson and Jim Morrison completed the first ski descent of the 27,9

‘Shelter’ – New Snowboarding Film From Picture Organic Tackles Climate Change – Video Trailer

October 24, 2019
The latest film project 'Shelter' by the folk from Picture Organic highlights the beauty of the Swis

Beautiful Film By Arc’teryx Explores British Columbia’s Spearhead Traverse – Video

October 24, 2019
A classic documentary style ski film that celebrates the history of the iconic route, first skied in

Over Time – Sammy Carlson’s Latest Film Confirms His Position As One of the World’s Best Skiers

October 23, 2019
 Once again Carlson's skiing in Over Time is incredible, and he stakes a claim as being one of the

The Fifty – North Maroon and Holy Cross Couloir. Episodes 15 & 16 In Cody Townsend’s Quest to Ski The 50 Classic Ski Descents of North America

October 17, 2019
With a storm on the way and a stable snowpack, they decided to go for it and take on both mountains

Is Heliskiing Cheaper Than Couples Therapy? – Hilarious Video

October 11, 2019
Mountainatch | Video “Is Heli-Skiing Cheaper Than Couples Therapy?” Featuring everybody&

Cast & Carve – Summer Fishing and Snowboarding in the High Sierra – Video

October 11, 2019
The following comes by way of Jones Snowboards. It's a beautiful ode to some of the most pristine pl

Charge – Four Freeskiers And A Champion Drone Racer Go Cat Skiing – Salomon TV, Episode 1, 2019

October 10, 2019
Four world-class freeskiers and a World Champion drone pilot are dropped at Chatter Creek Cat Skiing

The Fifty – Middle Teton, Wyoming. Episode 14 in Cody Townsend’s Quest to Ski the 50 Classic Ski Descents of North America

October 3, 2019
After a summer hiatus, Cody Townsend has released the latest episode in his web series The Fifty,

The Gnarly Summit Line of Mt Aurum, First by Helicopter, Then by Foot. – Video

September 26, 2019
“The line off the true summit hadn’t been skied yet and Sam and I had been looking at it for yea

Gear Guide – Six Snowboards From Burton – Video Review

September 24, 2019
Featuring six Burton snowboards - the Custom, the Process, the Name Dropper, the Custom X, the Deep

Veteran Relearns How To Ski After Losing A Limb In Afghanistan – Video

September 20, 2019
A mission in Afghanistan in 2005 left former US Marine Phil Quintana without his lower leg. As a lif