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.

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.

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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!

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Splitboard Dizin
Splitboarding in Iran
23 February | other

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

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Signpost
Freeride Expedition to Kazakhstan
08 January | other

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.

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Grundlsee in Gössl
Splitboard Touring at the Totes Gebirge
05 January | Austria > Steiermark > Totes Gebirge

Unique terrain, new perceptions and finest powder in the Toten Gebirge in Styria.

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Welcome to the SPLIT & RELAX 2016
Split & Relax 2016 - The Recap
20 December | Austria > Salzburg > Berchtesgaden Alps

Melancholically we look back to the SPLIT & RELAX #4! Compared to the previous years, 2016 again was an outstanding event, regarding the opinion of our guests and partners. Every day on the mountains is a good day - thanks to everybody who was part of it!

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Carpathian Splitboard Experience
Carpathian Splitboard Experience
08 December | Romania

Discover some of the splitboard hiking trails in the Romanian Carpathian mountains together with specialized mountain guides. Having peaks with altitudes over 2500 m, these mountains will give you complete satisfaction. From the steepest valleys to the deepest forests, the Carpathians offer a full range of landscapes even to the most skeptical rider. Join the winter session from 19th to 25th of February 2017.

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Georgian Military Road. Photo: Bogdan Skaskiv
Georgia On My Mind - Powder Surfing in Gudauri
30 October | other | 1

Suppose you have one or two weeks of vacation and want to go on a splitboarding and freeride trip. Your friends can not make it so you are forced with two options: 

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Splitboard Expeditions at the Arctic Circle, Nothern Lights
Splitboard Expedition at the Arctic Circle
06 October | Iceland

Have you ever dreamt about riding in terrain, where you leave civilization completely behind you? Waking up every morning in a warm cabin with nothing but snow covered mountains around? Being surrounded by surreal glacial views? That is exactly what you find at the Highlands of Iceland. 

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Lines in Kyrgyztan
Unique Splitboarding Adventure in Kyrgyzstan Feb. 2017
18 August | other

The Tianshan Mountains in Kyrgyzstan provide a stunning backdrop to an exceptional splitboard freeride adventure with the Bootsjungen Chris Fuschlberger and Hans Fleckl. All information and registration here...

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Where to go? Niseko Japan
Hokkaido Samurai Pow Safari
04 August | Japan

Anyone who goes travelling has stories to tell. Our Splitboard friend Sost was in Japan and has checked what's up with the legendary Samurai Powder. More about hugging birches and what Onsens are, you'll read here in his Hokkaido Pow Travel report.

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Cabana Valea Sambetei
Splitboard Memories from the Carpathians
03 May | Romania

As manifold as the Romanian mountains are, are the impressions that reach us from there. Lonely adventures of hardship and easy going sessions, the film "Follow your path" of our Polish splitboard friends captures these moods.

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