The 5 Best All Mountain Snowboards all have a few things in common: They're designed to float well in a powder surface and make enjoying carving, catching air and all air-riding aspects very easy. Accounting for half of all snowboard sales, all mountain snowboards, also called freeride snowboards, are the most popular type of snowboard on the market.
- Burton Custom V-Rocker Snowboard. From Burton comes this wild ride, complete with reverse camber technology, the V-Rocket snowboard ensures that your runs will be plenty fun. The learning curve on this Burton is super-easy, handling all types from beginner to expert pretty well. Throw in the fact that it floats very well in powder, and this Burton V-Rocker should be at the top of your list for your all mountain snowboarding needs.
- Nitro Prime Snowboard. With this baby, you just may be able to make all mountain snowboarding a full-time activity! An all-terrain board which comes equipped with a responsive snap and Bi-Lite laminate for that forgiving flex you just look for on the mountain, Nitro's Prime Snowboard will have you conquering mountains one after another.
- Nidecker Megalight UG Snowboard. No list of the five Best all mountain Snowboards would be quite complete without an entry from Nidecker. Its Megalight UG Snowboard serves your need for blistering speed and mind-numbing control in your rides on any mountain. If you're looking for a board that is light, floats excellently, and turns responsively when you're riding groomers, trees or powder, then this board is your baby. A bit pricey, but a top-notch board!
- Ride Prophet Snowboard. Ride's Prophet all mountain Snowboard is a killer, one that complements riders who are into stiff flex, quite quick edge-to-edge response, and an excess of snap and pop. Because of its design for aggressiveness (read: versatility), you can literally ride this board most anywhere on the mountain and back country, too. The only minor caution is that because of its aggressiveness, this board is not for beginners.
- Rome Anthem Snowboard. Rome's Anthem all mountain Snowboard is for the demanding rider who wants a board that is able to take his rigorous snowboarding trek from cliff stomps to park hits to everything in between. Built for speed, the Anthem Snowboard has a lot of pop, sweet edging, and makes spinning easier!