Skip to :30 to avoid seeing what getting to the mountain on a powder day in Argentina is like.
Skiing in Argentina is a trip. Being in Argentina is a trip. Things are getting off to a slow start, but it’s snowing all the way down to town today in Bariloche (2,500 ft) so the top of the Catedral ski resort (7,400 ft) must be getting nuked on.
Here is a video of charging around on some early season powder days in Bariloche last summer in 2010. Bariloche has it all: great powder, lots of snow, beautiful cliffs, and the best tree skiing I’ve ever had.