IN 1977, Jake Burton Carpenter founded Burton out of his Vermont barn. Since then, Burton has fueled the growth of snowboarding worldwide through its groundbreaking product lines, its team of top snowboarders and its grassroots efforts to get the sport accepted at resorts. In 1996, Burton began growing its family of brands to include boardsports and apparel brands. Privately held and owned by Jake, Burton’s headquarters are in Burlington, Vermont with offices in California, Austria, Japan and Australia.
Burton Snowboard Jackets for 2011 have a range of features and prices. If you are looking for the most technical fabric and construction go for the AK Burn 2L Gore-Tex® jacket. If you are looking more for style opt for the Restricted Cholo jacket in one of the dope plaid prints. If being like Shaun White is more your thing choose his signature TWC Indecent Exposure jacket. If you are need a warm jacket for those cold winter days look at the Burton Arctic Jacket. Lastly, if you want dependability go for the Burton 2-Layer Hemisphere jacket which has a lifetime warranty. Burton has a lot of great offerings for their 2011 snowboard jacket line up.