The 22-year-old was pipped to gold by Canada's Michael Kingsbury in the dual moguls final.
It may have been a historic title for Gerken Schofield but he made a slight error, over-rotating on his last jump, to hand a 63rd World Cup win to Kingsbury.
GB's Atkin, 18, continues fine form with World Cup silver
American Bradley Wilson took bronze.
GB's Gerken Schofield takes dual moguls silver in Krasnoyarsk
In the women’s competition, France’s Perrine Laffont continued her moguls dominance with an eighth victory of the season.
Atkin continues fine form with World Cup silver
Smith and Howden claim ski cross crystal globes