Riding tree runs can be some of the best runs on any mountain. They get less traffic than other areas of a resort and as a result they’re usually a good place to find powder.
The skills you need are a combination of the ability to ride bumps and powder.
Learn the tactics from this video as being able to ride bumps will make huge improvements to your free-riding so that when you hit a bump you weren’t expecting, you'll be able to absorb it and shred on like nothing happened.
When you first learn to snowboard you generally ride in one direction until you’re relatively confident. At this point you start doing jumps, learning to butter and entering the terrain park which is when you realize: "OH, I need to learn how to ride switch!"
Dean Bercovitch is the head coach out out Bounce and the newest member to the team of Snowboard Addiction coaches. This video of him on the tramp board is pretty dam impressive.
270s on are advanced tricks so you should already be very confident with a large variety of jibbing tricks before learning these. If you're a customer of our balance bar or training board then this tutorials shows you how to put that to good use!
We have been working hard over the last few months to design and manufacture a Training Board.