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.
Monte Rosa was our plan, Gran Paradiso under best conditions the experience. Once again, the weather conditions showed us how important proper tour planning and alternative destinations are and how the microclimate can vary in the mountains.
It`s February in North Sweden, the weather is stabil and Daniel Furberg, founder and CEO of Furberg Snowboards and to other "Snow Pros" do some touring in the beautiful area of Kebnekaise. Check out the Video "Nallo - A Freeride Mission".
The touring area with uncountable posssibilities, whether you are searching for steep chutes, or relaxed descents, here you can find something for anybody. Even the romantic can find something, maybe the hut is the ultimate place to stay and experience a great romantic time.
The Völkl Split & Freeride Camp beats all expectations. Starting with luxury accommodation, going to excellent food and SPA up to great splitboard touring. We play the "Tuning Fork Of God" and enjoy amazing views to the Großglockner in Austria.
Norway is an indescribable beautiful country, With it`s fjords, mountains and nothern lights, it is a fascinating place to do splitboarding in untouched nature. Experience more about this country and it`s unlimited possibilities. When to go? Where to go? Where to stay?...
Lyngen, with boat and splitboard in the paradise of touring. A trail of adventure, a touch of wildness, the variaty of the landscapes and a great crew made this trip a one of a kind experience.
Alex Hoffmann is back from his Marmot Rides Icleand Trip and tells us about splitboarding in Iceland.