2014 Powder Ski Buyers' Guide

27th August 2013 | OnTheSnow Staff

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Ski Test Director Krista Crabtree goes through the motions for

Ski Test Director Krista Crabtree goes through the motions for "Frontside Friday," from Snowbird.
Copyright: Liam Doran

Ski Test Director Krista Crabtree goes through the motions for
Caroline Gleich and other testers fill out their test cards after ripping up Snowbird. - ©Liam Doran

Caroline Gleich and other testers fill out their test cards after ripping up Snowbird.
Copyright: Liam Doran

Caroline Gleich and other testers fill out their test cards after ripping up Snowbird. - ©Liam Doran
Our testers were all smiles on the all-mountain day from Snowbird. - ©Liam Doran

Our testers were all smiles on the all-mountain day from Snowbird.
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Our testers were all smiles on the all-mountain day from Snowbird. - ©Liam Doran
The terrain under Snowbirds aerial tram was perfect for testing all mountain skis. - ©Liam Doran

The terrain under Snowbirds aerial tram was perfect for testing all mountain skis.
Copyright: Liam Doran

The terrain under Snowbirds aerial tram was perfect for testing all mountain skis. - ©Liam Doran
Our ski testers enjoyed new Leki Poles while testing at Snowbird. - ©Liam Doran

Our ski testers enjoyed new Leki Poles while testing at Snowbird.
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Our ski testers enjoyed new Leki Poles while testing at Snowbird. - ©Liam Doran
Our testers charged hard on the all mountain day at Snowbird. - ©Liam Doran

Our testers charged hard on the all mountain day at Snowbird.
Copyright: Liam Doran

Our testers charged hard on the all mountain day at Snowbird. - ©Liam Doran
Caroline Gleich takes a lap at Snowbird while testing powder skis. - ©Liam Doran

Caroline Gleich takes a lap at Snowbird while testing powder skis.
Copyright: Liam Doran

Caroline Gleich takes a lap at Snowbird while testing powder skis. - ©Liam Doran
Snowbird has ample terrain to test and testers were always comparing notes on which zone was best. - ©Liam Doran

Snowbird has ample terrain to test and testers were always comparing notes on which zone was best.
Copyright: Liam Doran

Snowbird has ample terrain to test and testers were always comparing notes on which zone was best. - ©Liam Doran
Over 29 inches of snow has fallen at Snowbird giving powder lovers a reason to ditch work and head to the mountain. - ©Snowbird

Over 29 inches of snow has fallen at Snowbird giving powder lovers a reason to ditch work and head to the mountain.
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Over 29 inches of snow has fallen at Snowbird giving powder lovers a reason to ditch work and head to the mountain. - ©Snowbird
Last year, our visitors chose Snowbird as the Best Overall Resort in North America. - ©Liam Doran

Last year, our visitors chose Snowbird as the Best Overall Resort in North America.
Copyright: Liam Doran

Last year, our visitors chose Snowbird as the Best Overall Resort in North America. - ©Liam Doran
Cutting across the frame, Caroline works during the season with several sponsors including Zeal Optics, Patagonia outerwear, Nordica skis, Leki poles and gloves, Clif Bar, Thule car racks, Sanuk Footwear, Snowbird and Alta. The combination helps her ski all season and progress the sport forward by helping design the products people will be using next year. - ©Liam Doran

Cutting across the frame, Caroline works during the season with several sponsors including Zeal Optics, Patagonia outerwear, Nordica skis, Leki poles and gloves, Clif Bar, Thule car racks, Sanuk Footwear, Snowbird and Alta. The combination helps her ski all season and progress the sport forward by helping design the products people will be using next year.
Copyright: Liam Doran

Cutting across the frame, Caroline works during the season with several sponsors including Zeal Optics, Patagonia outerwear, Nordica skis, Leki poles and gloves, Clif Bar, Thule car racks, Sanuk Footwear, Snowbird and Alta. The combination helps her ski all season and progress the sport forward by helping design the products people will be using next year. - ©Liam Doran

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