There isn’t much better than a sunny pow day. Whether it’s six inches or six feet, Mother Nature’s winter bounty is always appreciated and as the temperatures continue to plummet, the itch for powder increases every day. There are a handful of resorts that have turned on their lifts, from Timberline in Oregon to Abasin in Colorado and Killington in Vermont. While not all of us are lucky enough to live in a locale that has welcomed winter already, we can all benefit from a pre-season gallery filled with tons of snow. Take a look at the powder photos in this Tease the Season gallery and don’t worry, winter is almost here.