With everyone jealous of all the fresh powder happening down South, we checked in with a few folks who’ll make you even more jealous, and closer than ever to planning your next South American skiing adventure. By Leslie Hittmeier
"The Shadow Campaign," like daydreams of Northern skiers during summer, focuses on the lure of skiing South America. The first webisode pays homage to the continent where founder Stephan Drake hatched the notion of DPS.
Welcome to Portillo, Chile, where gringos trade flip-flops for ski boots, racers and freeriders mingle, and pisco flows like carménère. The vibe is unabashedly old-school, and Portillo’s diehards wouldn’t have it any other way.