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All About

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CSU Snowriders is the Skiing and Snowboarding club for Colorado State University in Fort Collins. We are dedicated to the ski culture that thrives here in Colorado!

We are a collective of powder loving, good life living, and full send people! We welcome riders of all skill levels, from first timers to the most hardcore of skiers and boarders.


What Snowriders Offers


Need a ride to the slopes or one of our events? Post in our Members Only Facebook Group and Google Doc. to find a ride, help split costs, and make a friend!


 20+ events throughout the school  year!​

  • Movie premiers

  • In-town socials

  • On-mountain events

  • Sponsored Events and Gear Discounts

  • Backcountry Hut trips 

  • Backcountry day trips

  • A Whole lot more!!! 

Annual Trips

This years winter break trip took place in Jackson Hole, WY! Our weekender took place in April at A-Basin! We also offered a handful of Yurt Trips throughout the Spring Semester! Check out some of our events below!

Young Skier

Snowriders Officers

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Maya Fairchild

Mother of Snowriders/President

Favorite Mountain: Abay​

"Sometimes you shred the gnar, sometimes the gnar shreds you"

Years Shredding: 7 years

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Sam Gonzalez

Sponsorship Dude/Treasurer

Favorite Mountain: Whistler Blackcomb

"No matter how old you are, if a little kid hands you a toy phone... you answer it"

-Dave Chappelle

Years Skiing: 19 years 

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Cyros Strickland

Alpha Backcountry Officer

Favorite Mountain: The Bridgers

"I think we've peaked!"

Years Shredding: 11 Years

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Tyler Naretto

Cinematic Head/Video Editor 

Favorite Mountain: Copper

"It's not powder, it's not Alta man, is like east coast hardcore real stuff, man"

-Andy Perry

Years Skiing: 17 years


Ella Peters

Backcountry Queen

Favorite Mountain: Copper

"If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try" - Seth Godin

Years Skiing: 19 


Claire Johnson

Media Mommy 

Favorite Mountain: Jackson Hole

"Everything will kill you so choose something fun" 

Years Skiing: 19 


Grace Gehlert

Member Relations/Club Flirt

Favorite Mountain: Telluride

"Do or do not, there is no try" - Yoda 

Years Skiing: 19 


Sydney Anderson

Sponsor Coordinator/Euro Gal

Favorite Mountain: Val Thorens

"There is no charge for awesomeness or attractiveness" - Po

Years Skiing: 17 


Dane Nickerson

Event Cordinator/Grubba

Favorite Mountain: Kirkwood

"If more people were stoned, there would be less violence in the world" - Tommy Chong

Years Boarding: 12 


Grace Moerman

Money Mama

Favorite Mountain: Winterpark

"You can't buy happiness but you can buy a lift ticket"

Years Skiing: 16 

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