It’s never too early to start dreaming of powder. Deep turns, crisp air, and snow as light as the foam on your Rainier is the stuff winter is made of. Make sure you’re ready for storms this season and avoid the muscle burn in your back leg by ponying up to a ride that’s crafted for the big dumps. These big nose boards will take you to the deeps on the steeps and make sure that you’re down at the bottom in a hurry to go up for another ride. For more 2014 gear, pick up the September issue of SNOWBOARDER on newsstands or in digital format.