Silverton, CO- December 2, 2008 – Venture Snowboards’ 08.09 Demo Tour is coming soon to a mountain near you.  This small, grassroots manufacturer, based in Silverton, Colorado, is planning more than ten stops throughout the Rocky Mountains and the Northwest.  The tour kicks off in December, and runs through March with appearances at the following mountains:

12.03.08         Wolf Creek, CO

12.11.08         Monarch, CO

12.12.08         Loveland, CO

12.13.08         Aspen Highlands, CO

12.17.08         Purgatory, CO

01.10.09         Silverton Mountain, CO

01.16.09         Telluride, CO

03.05.09         Snowbird, UT

03.06.09         Powder Mountain, UT

03.11.09         Crystal Mountain, WA

03.13.09         Mount Baker, WA

03.15.09         Bridger Bowl, MT

03.17.09         Moonlight Basin, MT

03.18.09         Jackson Hole, WY

A variety of board models and sizes will be available for free one hour demos.  Participants must be at least 18 years of age or be accompanied by their legal guardian.  Lift ticket, liability release, and a deposit of a credit card and driver’s license are required.  Participants should bring their own boots and bindings.

Venture Snowboards is a grassroots manufacturer that has been handcrafting superior performance snowboards from scratch since 1999.  The company offers five board models including the Zephyr for all-mountain freeride, the Helix for big mountain freestyle, the Euphoria for deep powder, the Storm for big mountain freeride, and the Divide splitboard for backcountry touring.  All boards are built in the company’s Silverton, Colorado workshop using sustainably harvested hardwoods and wind power.

For more information call 970.387.5078 or visit the company’s website: www.venturesnowboards.com.