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  1. Can't choose between these powder boards!

    Hello So I'm 60-ish kg (132 pounds), 175 cm (5 feet 9 inches) and my 6th season just came to an abrupt stop, like everyone i guess. I just sold my Spring Break Catamaran because it was too big (166) to do why I actually bought it for (riding switch in powder) with their one-size-didn't-fit-me...
  2. Innsbruck Powder board hire

    Western Europe
    I'm gonna be in Innsbruck in January and I'd like to hire a Powder board (I own a park board). Does anyone know any good rental stores, Google only shows me ordinary ones?
  3. FS: Lib Tech MC Nootka 159cm

    Buy and Sell Snowboard Equipment
    Brand new Lib Tech MC Nootka FM Unused with factory sticker. Has small factory blemish at tip of board, but does not affect ride at all. Awesome Freeride Board! Retails at $560.00 Matt Cummins' All Terrain Quiver Killer That Loves Pow Cost $400 + $25 shipping Link to album...
  4. Burton Barracuda vs GNU Swallowtail vs MC Nootka

    Hi guys need some help here! Looking for a powder board to use up here in the PNW. I'm 6'1" 175lbs. I'm considering the following 3 boards and can't really demo them: Burton Barracuda 157 GNU Swallowtail 157 Lib Tech MC Nootka 159 Some more background info: Currently ride a Jamie Lynn 160, I...
  5. Newbie

    Women`s Boards
    Good Mornin'/Evenin'. My name is Ashley, I am 500% new to this sport. I am going on a family vacation at the end of next month to Ruidoso, New Mexico for a skiing/boarding trip. What is the best board setup for a beginner? It's all pretty much powder up there as of what I've been told. I am 5'2"...
  6. best powder board choice?

    Weight 155lb Boot size 10.5/11 Riding style : steep and deep powder, fast turns, no park Age 49 (weight has been stable for decades) budget max $600 for board Pacific Northwest: Mt. Hood (primarily) I am looking to add a powder board. I plan to ski on most days, but am looking for a powder...
  7. Which powder board? burton fish, jones hovercraft or flagship?

    Hey, I’ve read a lot of forums to help me decide which board should I buy, but the more I read, the more I’m undecided!! I want to buy a second board, which I know will be an upgrade from my Flow Merc bought 5 seasons ago. I skied between 20-60 days every year with it. It’s old and full of...
  8. Help look for a powder board

    I'm looking to up my quiver and need a new powder board. I've narrowed it down to a 161 K2 Ultra Dream, 160 Salomon Powder Snake, or a 161 Capita Charlie Slasher. The price isn't the issue its just the fact that I have three choices that are all good. I need some advice on which I should choose...
  9. Help with a new board

    Hey everybody, I am in need of a new board and I would like some opinions from all of you. I am 5'10, 166 lbs, wear size 9.5 boot, intermediate rider. I am heading off to college soon and I am planning on joining the snowboard club at the college I'm going to. They take trips to Stevens Pass...
  10. What New wide snowboard to get?

    Hello, I am 6 feet tall and about 145 pounds. I have big feet so I will need a new board that is a wide board. I love to ride powder but I also jib around and butter and that kinda stuff. I do not ride park that much at all so the board wont need to be park-driven. I ride powder most of the time...
  11. Burton Barracuda or K2 ultradream?

    Wanting to pull the trigger, but I cant decide which. I am also having a hard time with the sizing. I'm 130lbs and 5'9" with 8.5 boot. The k2 Ultradream looks rad but I have no way of getting my hands on one to try it. I took the Jones Flagship 161 out into the BC and that rocked but I kinda...
  12. Do I need a new board for pow?

    I have been snowboarding for 3 seasons. Age: 23 Height and Weight: 6'4", 240LBs (working on losing weight, hopefully down to 230 by snowboarding season). Boot Size: 11 Budget: Lower the better but will invest money if it will make experience better. Type of riding: Love Speed (gone over 50 mph...
  13. Lib Tech Brando By Lando

    Has any one riden the new Brando By Lando? I am looking for a powder board and want to stay with the mervin stuff. Currently have a Travis Rice 161.5 HP and was thinking of buy a 164.5 for the deep days. I am 210lbs 5'10 size 10 boots, anyone have any recommendation?