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20 Adventures for Your 2017 Skiing and Snowboarding Bucket List

Get your plans in order...the snow does melt, after all.

It's been one heck of a year so far for all of us powder hounds. With all the snow that keeps dumping at the resorts and in the backcountry, the only thing you need to do is make your plans. Unfortunately, the snow does eventually melt, so having your shredding bucket list in order is a must. Check out 20 of our favorite adventures, rally the crew, and get ready hit the slopes.

1. Backcountry Snowshoe and Snowboard near Lolo Pass

Photo: Ross Perkins

2. Ski Betty Bear to Skinner Hut

Photo: Jason Hatfield

3. Ski Tour the Enchantments

Photo: Mitch Pittman

4. Ski Little Cottonwood Canyon

Photo: Sam Watson

5. Ski and Snowboard Whitefish Mountain Resort

Photo: Noah Couser

6. Ski Lookout Pass

Photo: Angela Anderson

7. Ski or Snowboard the Burnt Mountain Glades of Snowmass

Photo: Mike Fennell

8. Backcountry Ski at Powder Creek Lodge

Photo: Stephen Matera

9. Winter Backpack to Dog Lake and Backcountry Ski Reynolds Peak

Photo: Eric Harris

10. Ski to McNamara Hut

Photo: Jason Hatfield

11. Ski or Snowboard Pink Pine Ridge

Photo: Andy Earl

12. Backcountry Ski at Blanket Glacier Chalet

Photo: Matt Ford

13. Backcountry Ski or Snowboard at Ann Lake

Photo: Bryan Carroll

14. Overnight at the Maroon Hut

Photo: J. J. Benson

15. Cross-Country Ski the Rendezvous Huts

Photo: Jason Zabriskie

16. Backcountry Ski or Snowboard at Cameron Pass

Photo: Grant Whitty

17. Ski or Snowboard Big White Ski Resort

Photo: Ian Tyley

18. Ski the Aspen Highland Bowl

Photo: Hillary + Matt

19. Ski or Snowboard at Mayflower Gulch

Photo: Eric Hockman

20. Ride Twin Peaks in Lake Tahoe’s Backcountry

Photo: Abe Blair

We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on. Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!


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