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View the current snow report, get accurate predictions, and receive customized snowfall alerts - all 100% free.

Designed for riders like you

For weekend warriors, seasoned splitboarders, and everything in-between. PowderHound helps you plan your adventures with confidence.

Customized Alerts

Stay ahead of the snow. Our daily forecasts and overnight alerts will ensure that you're always ready for epic powder days.

Resort Data

Access lift status, snow conditions, and grooming reports for all of your favorite mountains - updated hourly.

Backcountry Zones

Go beyond the ropes with recent snowfall data, avalanche forecasts, and snowpack analysis for all of the western US.

Weather Forecasts

Our forecasts come directly from the best in the game. Hourly datapoints with dozens of properties show you how each day will unfold.

Beyond Passes

Explore Ikon, Epic, and independent destinations in one convenient location. PowderHound has you covered no matter where you ride.

Open Source

Built by the community, for the community. PowderHound is open source and 100% free to use. No subscription required.

Powered by data you can trust

PowderHound is built on top of high-resolution weather data from the Colorado Avalanche Information Center (CAIC) in combination with NOAA GFS and HRRR forecasts to provide the most accurate snowfall predictions for your favorite winter destinations.

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Tailored Notifications

Sign up for alerts and you'll get notified when it's piling up on your favorite tree runs. Just pick the locations and snowfall thresholds, and we'll let you know when it's going to be a powder day.

PowderHound 6:05am

It's coming down! Copper Mountain has received 12" of snowfall in the last 24 hours.

Know Before You Go

Get the avalanche forecast and weather conditions for your favorite backcountry spots. PowderHound can help you make informed decisions about your next trip beyond the ropes.

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