Snowboarding the World Footprint Activity & Lifestyle Guide
Footprint Snowboarding The World features 100 of the world's top resorts in 19 different countries, taking you from the most cutting edge funparks to the best places to sleep, eat and drink. Its unique blend of essential snowboarding and travel information, along with recommendation from the world's best snowboarders, makes indispensable reading, whether it's flat light or a bluebird powder day... Great listings on where to eat, sleep and drink as well as what to do on days when the powder isn't so good The only guidebook of it's kind Expert authors, including British Snowboarding Champion Chris Moran Stunning full-colour photography throughout, prepare to be inspired!
- Paperback | 336 pages
- 192 x 206 x 28mm | 1,038.73g
- 01 Nov 2006
- Footprint Travel Guides
- Bath, United Kingdom
- 25 maps & diagrams cross referencing with the text
About Matt Barr
Matt's love of the white stuff started with the first of many winter seasons after completing an English Literature degree. Matt has spent the last 10 years writing for White Lines magazine as well as working as a journalist and travel writer for newspapers and magazines worldwide. Matt is part of the ACM Writing Group who provides specialist and mainstream media titles with boardsports and travel journalism. Find out more about Matt and ACM Writing at ACM.com. Chris has been riding since the sport first arrived in the country, is generally considered to be one of the early pioneers of professional snowboarding in the UK, and is one the most successful British riders to date, with several British championship titles to his name. Chris is also a keen mountain biker and has co-authored Mountain Biking Europe with championship rider Rowan Sorrell. Chris then spent most of 2008 trawling Britain to write Mountain Biking Britain. Chris formed the ACM Writing Group with Matt Barr and Ewan Wallace, providing specialist and mainstream media titles with boardsports and travel journalism. Ewan is a professional snowboarder and also writes for Snowboard UK magazine, he is part of the ACM Writing Group who provides specialist and mainstream media titles with boardsports and travel journalism.
Table of contents
1) Essentials 2) Austria 3) Canada 4) Eastern Europe & Middle East 5) France 6) Italy 7) Japan 8) New Zealand 9) Scandinavia 10) South America 11) Spain & Andorra 12) Switzerland 13) USA
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