Ski & Snowboard Information for the PowderhoundIn search of the perfect powder stash? The Powderhounds website provides comprehensive information on powder skiing and a number of the best ski resorts in locations around the world including Japan, Canada, USA, Europe, New Zealand and South America. also provides insights, reviews and ratings on heli skiing, cat skiing, ski and snowboard tours, and lodging.

You can book your next snow trip on Powderhounds. We work in partnership with accommodation providers, travel agencies and tour operators who can assist you with your booking and additional advice. There are no additional costs associated with booking via

If you are looking for a ski resort package use our ski packages listings to filter by dates, lodging standard and destination. If you are a solo traveller, a couple or group looking for something a little adventurous, view our hosted tours listings and filter by dates, destinations, ability level and various other criteria. Many of our travel partners run seasonal and early bird specials, so be sure to check if there are any hot deals for your dates and destination.  

Where are the Best Ski Resorts in the World? When choosing the top ski resorts for a snow holiday, everyone has different factors that are important in the decision making process. To help you choose the right vacation destination, we have provided ski resort ratings on the best ski resorts page. These are broken down into various determinants such as the terrain, cost, family friendliness, and nightlife, as well as the most important factor of all….the powder!

Best Ski Resorts for Powder Hounds

Other highly rated resorts for great powder skiing are Powder Mountain, Silverton, Minowa Japan, Geto Kogen, & Whitewater.

Top Rated Ski Resorts Overall

Other top rated resorts include Snowmass, BreckenridgeAlta, Mammoth and Copper Mountain.

For more information on the top ski resorts see our awards for: What ski resorts are others looking at? These pages on are the most popular resorts and towns visited recently. 
Heli SkiingFor keen powder hounds who want the ultimate powder skiing or boarding experience, information is also provided on heli skiing including heli skiing Canada, USA, Chile, and heli skiing New Zealand.

Top Rated Heli Skiing Operations

Cat Skiing Cat skiing also provides great opportunities to ski or board “freshies”. See our cat skiing BC (Canada) reviews as well as Chile and Colorado cat skiing.

Top Rated Cat Skiing Operations

Some of the best cat skiing operations also include Island Lake CatskiingSteamboat Powdercats, and  Skeena Cat Skiing.

See our detailed cat skiing ratings and heli skiing ratings for more information.

Have Your Say on the Best Skiing & SnowboardingCome and have your say on the best by rating and reviewing a ski resort or cat or heli skiing operation that you've recently experienced. Share your pearls of wisdom with the world! Just visit the appropriate resort, cat or heli page and click on the "add review" link in the left-hand-column.