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Carlos Cummings, owner of Center Punch Splitboards, stands near two splitboards on Todd Ridge at Todd Lake, March 7, as he prepares to snowboard back down the slope. Splitboards are snowboards that split into two, allowing the boarder to apply skins for touring and then adjust the two sides into a single board for riding.

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Trekking the back country on splitboards

TODD LAKE (AP) — We finally crested the ridge, and it was time to remove the skins and put our snowboards together. “Rip hide!” Carlos Cummings yelled, as the wind howled and the heavy snowfall swirled around us.

March 23, 2013 6:45 p.m. read more..


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