Lately on Instagram: 22 snowy images from the west

Comments by Henrik Lampert/

By now, hopefully you’ve all had a taste of winter. For those who haven’t here’s some proof that, yes, there is plenty of snow to be had out there. Keep it comin’, Mother Nature.

@alexobrien: “Stormy day #snowbird.” Posted December 5, 2012.



@bwoodworth: “Good morning #Wasatch! Got some sweet buttery turns in this morning.” Posted November 14, 2012.



@chrisbenchetler: “Get your morning pow fix with our latest edit | En Route BC Sled | #hopeyoudig.” Posted December 5, 2012.



@chrisrubens: “Love shredding with my lady @emmamains!” Posted November 9, 2012.



@danetudor: “Yesterday’s gap session for the @scottfreeski photoshoot! Fun times with @kcdeane and crew!” Posted December 7, 2012.



@eliel_hindert: “Don’t look back, the goods are right in front of you. Now get out there and find them. @nickmcnutt leading the way @whistlerblackcomb.” Posted November 19, 2012.



@garrettgrove: “Some things never change. Classic day at Mount Baker, 33 degrees and snowing.” Posted December 1, 2012.



@ianprovo: “Dry Fork #wasatch #nugget.” Posted November 20, 2012.



@izzybellelynch: Sean warming up for #openingday @revelstokemtn on Sat with a little bushwacking and a lot of #pow on Begbie Shoulder.” Posted November 27, 2012.



@jahspriggs: “Blunt flip up n over! A 51!” Posted November 20, 2012.



@kcdeane: “Wet but fun day yesterday at @iridepc with @jenhudak and her Dad.” Posted November 19, 2012.



@jenhudak: “BehindTheGram of @kcdeane‘s last shot. Jen, put your arm down! You’re ruining my shot!” Posted November 19, 2012.



@kimhavell: “Blue & fluffy w/ @selkophoto #heaven @ Jackson, WY.” Posted November 15, 2012.



@monsterenergy: “Nothing like some #BigAir for breakfast! @twallisch flyin high at @mammothmountain. p: @petermorning.” Posted November 28, 2012.



@russhenshaw: “First day skiing in Idaho! Hope the weather clears soon so we can hit some jumps!” Posted December 2, 2012.



@sweetgrassp: “Clean canvas. #britishcolumbia.” Posted November 25, 2012.



@tatummonod: “Killin’ time in the lift line @mikeheni the pet detective & @joe_schuster the bird puncher.” Posted December 3, 2012.



@tetongravity: “Heaven and Helis. Photo @gregvondoersten.” Posted November 13, 2012.


@tgreszko: “Under-wing @gopro Teton view.” Posted November 29, 2012.


@vanessaaadland: “Beautiful day for a naked ski on Suicide Chute.” Posted November 26, 2012.


@whistlerblackcomb: “Wondering what all that snow in the snow report looks like? Here’s the Chicpea (just above Pig Alley elevation) this morning.” Posted November 19, 2012.


@zoyalynch: “Volunteer life ain’t so bad..! Last day bootpacking at Kicking Horse tmrw! Pretty sure I will be there first gal to have a ski pass in Golden and Revelstoke. The good life is good!” Posted November 26, 2012.


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