15 Quotes to Use for Skiing or Snowboarding Instagram Captions

There's nothing like a winter day at the mountain.

Early mornings and cold weather usually make it hard to get out of bed—but not so much when you've got hours of skiing or snowboarding ahead. The elements are easier to brave when you get to spend the day speeding down a mountain and taking in gorgeous views. And let's not forget warming up with hot cocoa, because that's a highlight, too.

All of it makes for an amazing experience, and equally stellar photos. Those call for well-crafted Instagram captions, so if you need ideas, keep on reading.

Felicity Jones in Chalet Girl

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For the photo you take as soon as you arrive at the ski area:

"Your mountain is waiting, so… get on your way!"

-Dr. Seuss


For the photo of you, bundled up in your gear:

"The cold never bothered me anyway."



For the photo of you standing with your skis or snowboard:

"The mountains are calling and I must go."

-John Muir


For the photo of the mountain you take from the chairlift:

"Mountains are only a problem when they are bigger than you."

-Idowu Koyenikan

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For the photo of you tearing down the slopes:

"I feel the need—the need for speed!"

Top Gun


For the photo of you mid-jump:

"Jumping is easy. Landing is hard."

-Chalet Girl


For the photo of you overlooking a tough run:

"Life is either a daring adventure or nothing."

-Helen Keller


For the photo you stop to take when it's snowing:

"Let it snow!"

-"Let It Snow! Let it Snow! Let It Snow!"

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For the photo of you at the bottom of a run:

"That fat speed that I love, that sensation, that's what I want."

-Picabo Street


For the photo of your tracks in the snow:

"There's just something beautiful about walking in snow that nobody else has walked on. It makes you believe you're special."

-Carol Rifka Brunt


For the photo of you with any new friends you meet on the slopes:

"That's the thing I love most about snowboarding, honestly—getting to travel and explore different places and meet people."

-Chloe Kim


For the photo of you after a fall:

"When you fall, get right back up. Just keep going, keep pushing it."

-Lindsey Vonn

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For the photo of the snow when the sun is out:

"The snow is sparkling like a million little suns."

-Lama Willa Miller


For the photo of you smiling on the slopes:

"Surfing waves of water or clouds of powder snow is the best feeling on earth."

-Hannah Teter


For the photo of you after skiing or snowboarding all day:

"It's not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves."

-Sir Edmund Hillary


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