Daily Grind: A day in the life of a snow safety director

Powder magazine profiled Doug Krause, the snow safety director in Silverton, Colorado, in its October issue. “If you’re terrified all the time, you’re probably doing something wrong. If you’re never scared, you’re probably not that bright,” Powder’s Hans Ludwig quotes him as saying. To get a glimpse at a day in the life of Krause, pick up Powder’s most recent issue, on newsstands now. Or, click here to purchase a digital copy. Or, click play below and watch a clip of some typical daily tasks for Krause–like helicopter rides and playing with dynamite.