Colorado's Powder Secrets

January 1996

Navigate your way around the mountain like a local with our Powder-Hounds cheat sheet

Living in Denver can be tough on the dedicated powder skier. You're close enough to see the white stuff falling on nearby mountains. But unless you're willing to quit your job - or rack up a lot of sick days - getting to the powder while it's still fresh can be an elusive pursuit

We talked to those in the know so we could point you to some of Colorado's best powder stashes. You'll learn how to arrive at an area during - or even a few days after - a powder storm, and go right to the best spots.