Vail's Back Bowls
A guide for newbies and experts alike
Person of Interest
The snowmobile safety instructor teaches thousands of riders each year how to avoid avalanches.
as told to Devon O’Neil
Sometimes you need to get more than your feet wet to capture the magic of a moment.
When the snowstakes at Vail and Beaver Creek both scream "Powder Day!" you'll need a game plan to get the goods. Follow our guide to 15+ stashes at the valley's signature resorts, as tested by local semi-pro athletes.