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Champagne Powder


Champagne Powder
Courtesy of Dennis Taufenbach
Definition: Champagne powder ™ is very light, dry, and smooth snow, which is great for skiing. Champagne powder snow is so light you can't make a snowball with it.

The term was apparently first used at Steamboat, Colorado to describe the region's light dry Rocky Mountain snow and Steamboat has trademarked the term.

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Steamboat is famous for champagne powder snow.
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