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Boards, boots, bindings, and more! Our snowboarding hub offers all the best tips for new and experienced riders, as well as reviews of the top gear and advice on everything from setting up your first board to waxing before you ride. If you need to know anything about snowboarding, this is your destination.

Skiers on Mountain Quail at Telluride Colorado

These are the best ski resorts in North America, according to actual skiers

OnTheSnow released its Best Overall Ski Resort for 2024, along with winners across several categories. So, which North American resort took home top honors?
A professional skier makes a jump-drop from a high cliff against the blue sky leaving a trail of snow powder in the mountains. Caucasian ridge in the background. Photo from the slopes of Mount Elbrus. The concept of extreme sports and recreation in the mountains in winter. Copy the space

REI sale: Up to 60% off ski and snowboard gear and clothing

Mount Mansfield's Alpine Tundra

This is what it’s like to snowboard down Vermont’s highest peak

Man building a campfire in front of a Winnebago Ekko Springer camper van.

Camper van vs Class B RV: How to choose which to buy for your outdoor adventures

Frozen chairlift in Tignes, Rhone-Alps, France

This terrifying video proves why ski lift wind holds are a thing

Skier in Colorado powder

How Vail Resorts is hoping to improve your ski season using AI

Spring powder day snowboarding Palisades

5 reasons you should buy your Ikon Pass for next ski season now

Various iPhones on a table.

Forget rice: This is how to actually fix a wet iPhone, according to Apple

Moterra Campervan rental parked in a Utah National Park campsite.

This van life camper van sleeps 8, goes everywhere, and you can rent it for less than a hotel would cost

Skier in Japan powder

Travel tips: 5 easy ways to pack more efficiently for your skiing or snowboarding trip

A moose on a snowy road

Video: Skiers and snowboarders in Jackson Hole have a scary encounter with a frantic moose

Skier at Vail in a puffy jacket

Obermeyer vs Helly Hansen: Which puffy jacket is right for you?

Luxury vanlife build using Garnica lightweight poplar wood paneling.

We love this handsome van-life wood paneling, and it’s sustainable too

Few material choices can impact the look and feel of your van as good wood for your interior. So why not invest in something you love?
Person walking in snow with snow gear on

Keep your digits defrosted this winter with these gloves and mittens

If you're serious about skiing and snowboarding, you need a pair of gloves that can keep up with you. These waterproof, durable options will keep you riding.
A house covered in snow in the winter

Your winter gear deserves serious protection: The best ski and snowboard bags

Ski and snowboard bags are essential for travel to avoid dinging and denting your expensive equipment, and many are padded, offering additional protection.
A professional skier makes a jump-drop from a high cliff against the blue sky leaving a trail of snow powder in the mountains. Caucasian ridge in the background. Photo from the slopes of Mount Elbrus. The concept of extreme sports and recreation in the mountains in winter. Copy the space

A fan-favorite ski competition in Jackson Hole has been canceled, and you already know exactly why

Kings and Queens of Corbet's, a fan-favorite ski competition in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, has been cancelled for 2024
A man hiking in Yosemite

How being stinky when hiking in the deep woods might actually save your life

When lost in the great outdoors, the unique scent produced by your body can play a crucial role in your rescue. Stinky is safe!
A man walks up a mountain in deep snow with a snowboard.

The 6 best hotels for IKON pass holders this ski and snowboarding season

IKON pass holders, read up: These are the 6 best hotels to stay at after a long day on the mountain
Arapahoe Basin resort in Colorado

Snowboarding and skiing news: Colorado’s Arapahoe Basin resort has a new owner

Arapahoe Basin, a popular destination for skiing and snowboarding, has been purchased by Alterra Mountian Company
Skier at Banff Sunshine Village

For skiing, snowboarding, and other dangerous activities, this is the only phone case we’ll use

When you're a skier, snowboarder, or adventurer, you need a robust phone case. Here's why the CLCKR G-Form Carbon case is our pick.
Heavenly Ski Resort gondola Lake Tahoe

One snowboarder in Lake Tahoe survived overnight in a gondola – here’s how

Lake Tahoe snowboarder Monica Laso endured an overnight ordeal in a gondola. Here's how it happened.
Palisades Tahoe Tram and Terrain

Clever skiing expert navigates a chute by ‘walking’ down

Matthias Weger found a new way to ski narrow chutes. When rock walls on both sides and a thin swath, the skier used an innovative solution to make it down.
Pocket Tripod

This $35 accessory is my secret weapon to great travel photography – and it fits in my wallet

If you are a seasoned traveler, you need this incredible phone stand for your travel photography.
Snowboarder jumping through powder glades

Snowboarding tips: How to get up when you fall in powder

Falling in powder takes away from snowboarding thrills. But there's an easy way to get going again. Here's how.
Arbor Annex Camber snowboard bottom graphics

Arbor snowboards review: The Annex Camber snowboard doesn’t back down

Looking for an all-mountain champion that carves powder and surfs groomers? The Arbor Annex Camber might be just what you need.
Forge+Bond and CSS carbon fiber manufacturing

I have seen the future of carbon fiber, and it’s going to transform everything around you

Carbon fiber is a dirty business, but Forge+Bond have a revolutionary new way to make carbon fiber products with almost zero waste.
Clew bindings hero image

Someone finally gave Clew bindings an honest review, and there’s a lot to unpack

Clew bindings are all over social media, and one online personalirty finally gave them an honest, objective review - and roasts Clew thoroughly
Salomon Huck Knife Pro snowboard

Salomon Huck Knife Pro snowboard review: Now I know why I see this board all over the X Games

Ever wonder why so many pro snowboarders ride the Huck Knife Pro in competitions like x Games? Us, too. Now we get it.
TRW PRIMO jacket and bib

Snowboard gear review: TREW PRIMO outerwear is a home run for skiers and snowboarders

Looking for great new ski or snowboard outerwear? We give the TREW Primo our full review, and we walked away pretty happy
The Little Nell Hotel Aspen

We love this luxury five-star ski resort in Aspen

Aspen is luxurious, we all know that, but this five-star ski resort has one standout feature no other in the area has
Skier in Austria

If you like skiing or snowboarding, you need to update your iPhone immediately – here’s why

With iOS 17.3, Apple improved its crash detection feature, which has been sending false reports of crashes for some skiers and snowboarders
Skiing at Bergman Bowl Keystone

Keystone resort upgrade brings industry-first ‘green’ ski and snowboard run to high alpine terrain, lifts to 555 new acres

Keystone resort in Colorado recently added a high-altitude green run, an industry first, and lift access to 555 more acreage
Young couple stepping into mountain stream with Westfalia Wave van in the background.

Westfalia just dropped a new camper — its first in over 20 years — that is perfect for van life

Westfalia is back with the Wave, a new van life vehicle and the company's first in over 20 years.
Winter road

Good investment or an elitist ripoff: Is expensive winter outdoor gear worth the money?

Want to know the truth about buying expensive outdoor gear? Well, I've used everything, from bargain-bucket to big brands, and here's what I've found.
Man standing on a snowy hill trail taking in the view while cross country skiing

How to beat altitude sickness on your next ski or snowboard trip

Altitude sickness is no fun, especially when you're supposed to be on a ski or snowboard trip having fun! Here's how to beat it

I tried nearly all the Whistler and Banff hotels: Where you should stay when you go skiing and snowboarding

Looking for the perfect place to stay for your Banff, Whistler, or Glacier adventure? These hotels and ski lodges deliver verified excellence.
Mt. Mansfield Vermont alpenglow

Here’s why Stowe Mountain Resort is a freerider’s dream

Stowe Mountain Resort in Vermont is a ski and snowboarding paradise. Here's why we love it.
Breckenridge Ski Resort

At Breckenridge Ski Resort, I learned who should (and shouldn’t) get a ski guide or take lessons

Looking to take a lesson or schedule time with a ski guide? At Breckenridge Ski Resort, I learned who should - and shouldn't - schedule an appointment.
Snowboarder going off jump

How to buy the perfect snowboard for you – just by flexing it in the store

Here's how to pick the right snowboard flex for your ability level
Hotel Jerome Aspen

Headed to Aspen for skiing or snowboarding? Here are the 5 hotels you should stay at

These Aspen hotels are great for a skiing or snowboarding trip.
Skiing in the sun at Lake Louise

Our favorite ski resorts in Canada, ranked

Canada ski resorts have some of the best snow in the world. They're all wonderful, and these are our favorites.
a day for jake snowboarding burton carpenter 1970s

Throwback video shows the origin of tensions between skiing and snowboarding

This old-school video shows that the skiing vs. snowboarding debate has been rumbling on for as long as snowboards have existed; who do you side with?
Burton Gril Master snowboard topsheet

Burton snowboard review: The Family Tree Gril Master is a magic carpet for the mountain

Looking for a board that eats powder and spits out speed? The Burton Family Tree Gril Master might be what you're looking for
A snowy view with a cabin in the mountains .

These are the most incredible, picturesque mountain towns for a winter getaway

Forget about overcrowded beaches and long lines at amusement parks. These mountain towns are the best spots for your winter getaway.
The best ski and snowboard racks secure and protect all your most precious winter gear.

How to set up a snowboard: A beginner’s guide

Getting your snowboard set up properly is key to developing your riding and having a great time on the slopes. We're here to help you get it right.
The McSki in Sweden during ski season.

There’s a McDonald’s in Sweden you can actually ski-through like a drive-through

This McDonald's in Sweden lets you ski up to a window to order food, just like a drive-through.
Gravity Haus Breckenridge

Here’s why Gravity Haus is our top lodging choice in Breck

Plan on visiting Breckenridge for some skiing or snowboarding? Here's where you should stay - and why
Group of skiiers learning to sk

Hit the slopes at these beginner-friendly ski resorts in Vermont

Whether you're taking to the snow for the first time or learning to link your turns on skis or snowboards, these beginner-friendly Vermont resorts are for you.
snowboarder wearing goggles in powder

These are our favorite snowboarding goggles for 2024

Looking for a new pair of snowboarding goggles? These are our favorites for any budget
Snowboarders riding through powder

Our favorite snowboard gloves and snowboard mittens for 2024

Looking for a great pair of snowboard gloves or snowboard mittens? These are our top picks from reputable, reliable brands