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Powder Pillows

Photograph By Kirill Umrikhin

Because of it's proximity to the sea, the mountains of Krasnaya Polyana have a maritime snowpack that is similar to Whistler -- which means it sticks to rocks and forms big, beautiful powder pillows like this. We took this photo at Rosa Khutor in the beginning of April.