Top 5 World Snowboarding Destinations
Winter is a time to get out and explore all the beauty and excitement that nature brings this time of year.
Mountains and trees covered with brilliant white snow through which you, your family and friends can blaze trails in the fresh powder.
There are so many snowboarding destination choices from which you can choose.
We have put together the Top 5 picks for your snowboarding pleasure, to help you make an informed decision.
Whistler/Blackcomb British Columbia Alps-like beauty and the perfect mixture of cold and humidity make this a sure bet for great snowboarding.
Another reason for coming here is that after all the snowboard play, both Whistler and Blackcomb offer the best of entertainment.
The Villages of both have great restaurants, bars, fun things to do with the kids and numerous coffee shops and unique boutiques.
Banff Lake Louise, Alberta Canada Beautiful, Banff, Lake Louise! Another awesome place for snowboarding.
Banff Lake Louise brings you miles of awesome terrain and marked trails.
There is something for everyone from the beginner to the expert snowboarder.
You can easily snowboard three different areas with one lift ticket anywhere from Lake Louise's Sunshine Village to Mt.
Norquay, which offers their snowboard visitors groomed runs, a terrain park and more.
Breckenridge, Colorado Breckenridge is a big favorite of snowboarders everywhere because of its Freeway Terrain Park, which is the envy of most snowboarding destinations.
The town of Breckenridge is another reason to visit.
They have tons of great shops and restaurants to visit.
You will also enjoy the history of the area with its great buildings and historic sites.
Mammoth Mountain, California Mammoth Lake is one of the most visited ski resorts.
Both the Mammoth and June areas are some of the top rated mountains for snowboarding.
The beauty and convenience of this area is due to its extended ski season and its prime location, giving you many opportunities to come back repeatedly.
Snowboarding Mammoth also comes with the California sunshine most of the year.
Aspen, Colorado The Aspen area is one of the hottest in North America for snowboarding.
The Aspen Mountain itself provides snowboarding areas that are for the experts, making it the perfect place for those serious about the sport.
It has 673 acres of rideable trails.
The wild and crazy area of the Buttermilk snowboarding terrain has tons of groom runs perfect for creating the best carve, over and over again.
It was the site of the PS2 "Crazy Train Terrain park".
It is almost 2 miles long and has 30 rails and it is the only place among the four Aspen Mountains that has a 15-foot super pipe.
You only want to visit the Buttermilk parks and pipes if you are an intermediate or higher snowboarder.
The Buttermilk also has a stupendously huge kicker at the bottom of the park that allows professionals, or at the very least people with great snowboarding skills, to show off their air skills.