Welcome to the new World Snowboard Guide

It's taken a huge amount of time and effort, but we've rebuilt the site from the ground up hopefully giving you a much richer experience. Over the coming months we'll be adding plenty of new personalised features to make it a doddle to find and book your perfect resort

The best of the best

Not sure where to go? Then take a look at our top-10's, there's something for everyone.

Take me there!

Read the latest news

We've all the major improvements at resorts, the latest event and general nonsense from around the World.

Take me there!

Top countries

These 6 countries are the top on everyones lists

Austria

A year round snowboarding destination, and set amongst the mostly mellow resorts are a few truly hardcore destinations. This is the country to head for if you are looking for mad apres ski, or the country to avoid if you're not

read more

France

Not exactly known for its delightful mountain architecture or willingness to allow foreigners to teach, but you can't argue with the amazing resorts this country has to offer

read more

USA

Heading West is best, but there are tons of top resorts spread all over the US. Debatably they generally aren't as large and hardcore as European resorts, but the infrastruture and services more than make up for it, and as for the parks - well Europe doesn't come close.

read more

Italy

Cheaper than the rest of the Alps and plenty of fantastic resorts to visit, even though many take a while to reach.

read more

Canada

Best to head west if you want plenty of pow. Some fantastic resorts with fast lifts, excellent services and portions that almost out size US resorts, whats not to like?

read more

Switzerland

Switzerland works like the proverbial cuckoo clock, but amongst the organised sensibleness of the country lies some amazing resorts with a refreshing attitude on snowboarding and freeriding.

read more

Best places to go snowboarding

Need some inspiration, then take a look at the resorts that we feel should be high up on your list

Best snowboarding resorts in the World

There's nothing like a top-20 list of the best places to snowboard to cause an argument. Well prepare to get heated.

read more

Best terrain parks in the World

Whether you like your hits big or small, kickers or rails, quarter pipes or halfpipes, these resorts should give you everything you need

read more

Best freeriding and off-piste resorts in the World

Whether you like slackcountry or full on backcountry, these resorts will offer you some of the best freeriding on the planet

read more

Best Apres Ski Resorts in the World

Do you go for the snowboarding then a beer, or the beer with a bit of snowboarding before? Either way, you want to check these resorts out.

read more

Best resorts for piste riding

If you love the feel of freshly groomed corduroy under your board, then these 20 resorts should be on your shortlist

read more

Best resorts for beginners

With so many resorts in the World, it's tricky trying to find that first place

read more