This Week on Instagram: Skiers flock to the Southern Hemisphere

August 15th, 2012 by

This week, the Instagram stream was chock full of imagery from the Southern Hemisphere. We saw loads of photos from Chile, Australia and New Zealand. While winter may be a few months off for those of us in the Lower 48, we sure can taste it.

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@Chrisbenchetler sends a sweet air into some #newzealand pow.” Posted by @sageca.

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@Danaflahr in a #cool spot #nz.” Posted by @toddligare.

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@Jacqui_edgerly carving through some powder yesterday for the phantom camera that @shortyphotos is using.” Posted by @worldhelichallenge.

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August 14, World Premiere of The Education of Style. “#NewportBeach @tannerhall420 @edollardo @casablunt.” Posted by @armadaskis.

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“8.11.12. Grand Teton National Park.” Posted by @brodyleven.

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“Crazy sun dog as we flew through the clouds over Colorado last night. @united 406.” Posted by @nateabbott.

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“From #Vancouver the other day with @robin_macdonald.” Posted by @guskenworthy.

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“Fuego. #Sunset in #Chile at Valle Nevado.” Posted by @kcdeane.

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“Fun skate sesh tonight. #tuckknee photo cred to @padamcrook.” Posted by @torinwallace.

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“Hiking through the NZ mist with the crew. @atomicski @daronrahlves @toddligare @sageca.” Posted by @chrisbenchetler.

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“I love powder. @ Perisher Valley Ski Resort.” Posted by @russhenshaw.

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“I spy something that starts with the letter b.” Posted by @mammothmountain.

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“Scoutin for Duality. I love Switzerland.” Posted by @fabianweber.

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“Seth Morrison racing his sluff in Alaska, while filming for #tgrdreamfactory.” Posted by @tetongravity.

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“The mountains will always be there, the trick is to make sure you are too. — Harvey Voge. @ Wedgemount Lake.” Posted by @austinross88.

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“Today’s venue. #newzealand. #whc12.” Posted by @jacqui_edgerly.

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“V$ sunset hiking. #Chile.” Posted by @agodbout.

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*These images are compiled from shots taken by professional skiers, industry folk, skiing-related brands and—of course—our loyal readers.

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Henrik Lampert loves hot dogs, the Boston Bruins and Norway. He's the Online Editor here at Freeskier.