Cover: Emily Tidwell photo

By now your news feed has probably blown up with photos and videos of friends in the Northern Rockies where winter has come early. Now whether or not La Niña will follow through, these October storms are sure parts of North America are looking good...

Jackson Hole & Grand Targhee - Wyoming

The Tetons got pounded, and local Owen Leeper took advantage of the snow at both Grand Targhee and Jackson Hole.


First turns and mini booters up in the Cottonwoods!


Bozeman locals flock to the Northern Bridger Range near Fairy Lake (aka Fairy Lake Mountain Resort) each fall when the snow falls for the first time

Timberline Lodge - Oregon

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