Splitboard Touring Guide
Do you love to explore the backcountry with the Splitboard and discover untouched slopes far away from the hustle and bustle of the ski resorts?
In our selected List/Map of Splitboard Routes you will find suggestions of all difficulty levels.
Your independent tour planning is supported by detailed tour descriptions, route sketches, GPS tracks, the current weather and avalanche information and a route planner with slope angle maps.
We and the community are looking forward to your feedback and information about the current tour conditions. You can post your trips reports and photos directly at the respective route description.
We are also very curious about your touring tips and look forward if you share your experiences and tour information here with us.
Challenging top tour in the Number 1 snow accumulation area.
More or less easy splitboard / ski tour with nice downhill variants.
Nothing special, just a piste tour at the Soriška planina ski resort. Multiple choices to descend.
Nearly continuous glacier ascent with usually low risk of crevasses. The only steep part (~40°) is at the summit.
Not a demanding tour, but if you have the time, you can combine it with Brda and Debela Pec.
Riding high? above 3000m
Short glacier splitboard / ski tour to the highest peak of the Stubai Alps.
More challenging route on the Wildspitze peak from Vent.
Fat scenery in the area of Mont Blanc, the risks involved are not to be underestimated, descent on the Mer de Glace br
2nd peak of the Vent Loop and Ötzi day on our 5 days over 4 peaks.
Final summit of the Vent Oetztal Loop - How to do it best with the Splitboard.
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Far places wanted? Splitboarding destinations
The Lofoten are getting more and more popular for Splitboard- and ski touring. Even if the summits are just little beyond the 1000 meter mark, so the terrain is demanding and beautiful above all. Since the touring usually starts at sea level and countless peaks are close to each other, respectable vertical meters sum up.
A story and trip report of the Slovakian snowboarder and splitboarder Marek Gazda and his friends about their journey to Norway in May 2015. Take a seat and enjoy the movie too.
Splitboarding in the Southern Alps. Mike Wigley reports about Club Fields, nutcrackers, why New Zealand has the best hut system of the world and where you could spend the rest of your life riding. Here you learn how to escape from the summer heat of the Northern Hemisphere.
Four days of best weather and a big playground for big boys! Beside the "high society" ski tourism you can also find beautiful, almost untouched mountain areas at the Arlberg region which is great for Splitboard Touring. Enjoy the read - if you have questions, just post below!
If you draw a line on a world map between Kitzbühel in Austria and Niseko in Japan then Kazakhstan biggest city is located right in the middle. Almaty has a rich history of mountaineering and alpine skiing. Sebastian from roninsnowboards.com was exploring the Tian Shan Mountains in the Ile-Alatau National Park near Almaty last spring. Here is his report.