Splitboarding – the oh-so exclusive adventure into backcountry’s boundless and abundant terrain. Splitboarding first hit the snowboard scene as a minimalist means to access nature’s winter bounty. Many of splitboarding’s pioneers were mountain aficionados with workshops in their garages. Their time was devoted to customizing their own splitboard setup, restored from last season’s powder quiver. […]
Salomon Premier Splitboard Overview The Salomon premier splitboard is one of the most unique split boards on the market. It currently comes in two sizes a 159 and a 165. The Salomon s/lab split board retails for $1,500. Some of the benefits are it’s lightweight track lock technology that reduces the weight underfoot. The most
The Fitwell Backcountry AT mountaineering boot is the ultimate splitboarding boot, but is it something you need as a splitboarder? Is it worth the expensive cost, or will your everyday snowboard boots fit the bill? We at SplitboardReviews.com had a chance to try out the Fitwell Backcountry boot firsthand in many different environments and terrain.
It looks like K2 will be coming out with a mountaineering/splitboard boot next season. Equipment with lacing and internal boa. This stiff boot will cater to those long tours, and mountaineering adventures. We didn’t get a lot of information about the boot, but did grab a photo of it.
You may be new to splitboarding, or just looking to lengthen your game. By a few tips that work for me, you can keeps your legs fresher and be able to ride harder. Skinning efficiency 1. Using your poles, by keeping your poles close to your boots and pushing through the range of motion instead
ABS sidewalls are the most popular material for making ski and snowboard sidewalls. ABS plastic is very durable and water resistant that makes it a good option for skis, snowboard, and even splitboards. It allows flexing of the snowboard while maintaining it’s properties. It also adheres well to other materials and acts as vibration reduction.
Here at Splitboard Reviews we feel a responsibility to seek out quality boards and advise when we find something contrary. We recently came across this video of a Atomic Poacher who blew an edge out on seemingly nothing. We haven’t had a close look ourselves at the Atomic Poacher but some of the comments led
Ortovox S1+ Review Ortovox started out with the S1 basic 1425 Version of the S1. The 1425 was the first of it’s kind to have a flip “Cell Phone” style clam shell case. This made it the easiest beacon on the market to switch from search to transmit mode. It also included the capabilities to
Retail Price $145 Check the price now on Getzs.com Color: Black The North Face Router backpack is designed to provide a good day pack that can be used to carry your books to class or on the trail as a weekend warrior. It has all the bells and whistles needed to keep a day hiker