Burton Snowboards
Burton Snowboards
Burton Snowboards - Learn to Ride

Get Ready

To get the most out of your snowboarding experience, it's best to arrive prepared. Here are a few tips to help make your snowboarding experience successful and enjoyable.

Learn to Ride - First Day Tips

Weather

Check the weather forecast before you head to the mountain so you can layer appropriate for a warm or cold day.

Learn to Ride - First Day Tips

Stretch

Warm up and cool down properly before and after you ride.

Learn to Ride - First Day Tips

Layer

Proper layering starts with good thermals that keep you warm, and wick away moistrue. Avoid cotton as it retains moisture close to your body, which can make you cold.

Learn to Ride - First Day Tips

Feet

Comfortable feet are key. Only one pair of socks is necessary and avoiding cotton is a must.

Learn to Ride - First Day Tips

Goggles

Goggles will help protect your eyes from sun, wind, and help you see on a snowy day.

Learn to Ride - First Day Tips

Helmet

Most helmets are just as warm as a hat, and keep your head dry, not to mention protected.

Learn to Ride - First Day Tips

Jacket & Pants

Wearing a jacket and pants that are both wind and water resistant will keep you warm and comfortable so you can focus on linking turns.

Learn to Ride - First Day Tips

Fuel Up

Some fluids and a little something to eat will keep energy levels up.

Burton Snowboards - Learn to Ride