Exciting travel and expedition reports from countries like Japan, Norway, Iceland, New Zealand, Canada, Romania and many other interesting regions, as well as Splitboard trips where you can be part of and many more information, region portraits and contacts to the local splitboard scene, are found here in our section splitboarding travel guidebook.

Outdoor skiing and snowboarding on snow is possible in 85 countries worldwide. At least theoretically. Without ski tourism and infrastructure like known from the Alps, mountain, ski and splitboard tours quickly develop to significantly more demanding challenges, just think about the lack of avalanche reports, mountain rescue and the network of trails and mountain huts. Nonetheless, because or by different reasons, other places, new discoveries, adventures and impressions are calling.

Jotunheimen map for tour planning
Splitboarding at Jotunheimen
06 March | Norway

Jotunheimen is the highest mountain region in Norway and Scandinavia. It offers many possibilities for Splitboarding and Splitboard Touring. Here you get an insight and maybe ideas for your next splitboard holiday.

read more
Splitboarding at Arlberg crossing the lake
Splitboarding at Arlberg
05 March | Austria > Tyrol > Verwall-Gruppe

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!

read more
Wolves, Bison & Elk: Accessing Yellowstone National Park
25 December | USA

Yellowstone, located northeast of the Tetons and Jackson Hole, is one of the last remaining intact ecosystem in the northern temperates. Wolves, foxes, free-ranging herds of bison and elk live there. During winter season the park remains inaccessible, in early May however, the National Park Service plow the roads and you can access some mountains near the roads much more easily.

read more
This looks pretty good but packed
Wintercamping in Cortina D'Ampezzo
19 July | Italy > Trentino / South Tyrol
Winter camping means commitment, organisation and improvisation, here an experience at temperatures down to -12°C in a camper without independent heating.
read more
Snowy Road - Photo: Ben
Roadtrippin’ through Kyrgyzstan
01 March | other
Bordering Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and China, Kyrgyzstan is a welcoming oasis in a remote, always fascinating, sometimes volatile, and oftentimes misunderstood part of the world. Impressions of a three week splitboarding roadtrip.
read more
A street sourrounded by mountains
The first day of summer
21 December | Iceland
The wind is ferocious and I’m having to lean into it to stay upright. To my left the mountain falls away over exposed rocks and patches of ice towards a dark and turbulent sea far below. Splitboarding in Iceland - by and with Pete Coombs.
read more
No Pinetrees
A couple trip to Japan - it can be wonderful
22 November | Japan

A dream comes true, Andreas and his girlfriend fly over to Japan to splitboard the legendary "Japow", here the little write-up.

read more
The "Hotel" of 40 Tribes Backcountry
Into the Wild - Splitboarding in Kyrgyzstan
07 November | other

Great Video inside! Beep-beep-beep. 6:45AM. My watch alarm chimes and it’s time to start the day. My senses start to wake as I can smell and hear the crackle of the hot fire. Splitboarding

read more
Heard Island - Image courtesy of NASA: ISS015-E-30781
Top Three Remote Islands in the Southern Oceans
26 June | other

Splitboard season is over in the northern hemisphere. If you couldn't catch enough snow or are not into surfing, usual locations for splitboarding on the southern hemisphere would be Chile or New Zealand. Here we present three more remote locations for real splitboard explorers.

read more
Flyer Longboard Classic Stuben
Peace & Music & Snow - Longboard Classic #18
08 April | Austria > Vorarlberg > Verwall-Gruppe

Legendary Oldschool - nearly 400 "somewhat crazy" snowboarders celebrated the roots of snowboarding in Stuben am Arlberg and completed a 1001 vertical meters backcountry race of the extra class.

Here comes our full report with many colorful pictures.

read more
Spines and bluesky
My Backyard - Splitboarding in Alaska
02 March | USA

A trip to Ben Reynold's playground - his backyard in Chugach Mountains in southern Alaska. When the weather and snow align, it’s time to move!

read more
Splitboard Dizin
Splitboarding in Iran
23 February | other

Splitboarding in Iran three main questions to be answered - different than expected - maybe not?

read more