Fickle Fog & Deep Powder @ Revelstoke: Conditions Update + Photo Tour

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Riding the white wave @ Revelstoke

While the lower 48 continue to struggle with consistent snowfall, the great white north of Revelstoke, British Columbia continues to serve up the goods.  The past two days of snowfall at Revelstoke Mountain Resort have brought a full reset to the region, and things are shaping up GREAT!

Temperatures have remained just cold enough to get snow all the way to the base, and the upper mountain has been seeing a nightly refresh of cold smoke powder.  While some die hards might not call it the coldest of cold smoke, it’s lighter than just about anything Tahoe saw last winter and perfect for hucking into.

Dave Zook taking flight @ Revelstoke

Snow has continued to fall off and on for the past few days, leading to anywhere from 8 inches to 2.5+ feet of snow depending on where you look.  With the relative lack of crowds, there is plenty of fresh snow to be found, even on the last run of the day.

Current Revelstoke Highlights

  • Pillows off Gracias Ridge
  • Chutes off the top of North Bowl
  • Sidecountry powder laps in South Bowl
  • More snow in the forecast!
Eric Lee O’Brien finding some safety on Gracias Ridge

All this new snow accompanies the kick off of the Freeride World Qualifier starting tomorrow, and should lead to quite a show.  Day 1 of the Freeride World Qualifier will be hosted on Separate Reality and the competitors will be stepping their game up for the finals on Day 2 in North Bowl.  With the level of freeriding at an all time high, we are certainly excited to see what this years competitors bring to the table!

Current Revelstoke Mountain Stats:

Current Revelstoke Conditions

Revelstoke Mountain Forecast:

Revelstoke Weather Forecast

The snowfall is supposed to continue through Thursday at Revelstoke, and the weekend is shaping up to bring a bit of blue sky and beautiful pow.  Stay tuned!

Photo Tour

Popping some mini pillows in the Back 40
Can you spot the skier?
Jed Kravitz finding a face shot in the trees @ Revelstoke
Slashing into a deep spot in South Bowl
Eric Lee O’Brien finding a deep spot
Eric Lee O’Brien coming out hot from some mini spines
Finding some air off a pillow behind Gracias Ridge
Emily Barrett trenching in yet another deep pocket
Cutting into some Canadian cold smoke @ Revelstoke
Dave Zook taking flight
Yep, it’s deep in spots
Chuting the gap below Northbowl today
Emily Barrett leaving behind a bit of cold smoke @ Revelstoke
The best part of Revelstoke? This is the longest the line got all day…

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