Winter will be here soon, which means it’s nearly time to hit the road in search of fresh snow. Are you finally headed to Japan for a week with your crew? You’re going to need a board bag that can handle the journey. That’s why this week in Collected we rounded up a handful of our favorite board bags that will safely get your gear from point A to point B. With everything from large lockers for a 25-day expedition to the Arctic, to smaller sleeves that are perfect for a weekend trip with the family, the board bags below are guaranteed to make the journey that much smoother. As always, make sure to check back next week for more of our favorite products in another installment of, Collected.
The North Face Base Camp Roller Board Bag
You’re going to need a reliable board bag if you plan to hit the dusty road in search of deep snow this season. The Base Camp Roller from The North Face is constructed of a nearly bombproof polyester with TPE PVC coating for added protection from the elements so you can be sure that your gear arrives in the same condition it left. Combine this weatherproof and tear-resistant build with an adjustable length design and additional zippered mesh pockets for added storage, and you’ve found yourself a board bag that can hold up no matter where your travels take you.
Dakine Low Roller Board Bag
The Low Roller from Dakine is one of the most versatile board bags on the market, making it great for everything from a weekend trip to your local resort or a 10-day journey around the globe. The 360-degree interior padding will guarantee that your gear remains safe even if it gets tossed around, and the removable interior boot and sock bags will keep you organized and stink-free for the duration of your journey. But that’s not all, the Low Roller also clocks in at a measly 6.2 lbs.–so you can pack freely without fear of additional baggage fees at the airport.
Burton Wheelie Locker Board Bag
Boards? Check. Boots? Check. Bindings? Outerwear? Goggles? Check, check, check. The Burton Wheelie Board Case is the new home-away-from-home for all your snowboard gear that'll last many seasons to come. Since it's fabricated with polyester that has TPU backing, this snowboard bag has a longer life expectancy, and the material has a better physical range of motion than other materials. Go ahead and pack that extra outerwear kit, you’ve got the room.
Rome Cache Board Bag
When you're chasing snow around the globe, you need a snowboard bag that can not only carry all your snowboard gear, but also a week's worth of clothes, and all of the other toys your adventure calls for. The Rome Cache is for those who are committed to a life on the road and are ready to go off the grid for extended periods of time. It can carry multiple boards, has skate wheels for more efficient lugging, and three external gear compartments for better organization. You can thank us later.
DC Claimer Travel Board Bag
The DC Claimer is your classic no-frills board bag with everything you need for the road, and nothing you don’t. A fully padded interior will keep your gear protected, while the removeable boot and sock bags will keep you organized with plenty of additional storage. Add in skate wheels for additional ease when hoofing your gear around, and the TSA approved lock system for increased security, and you’ve found yourself a board bag that will handle it all, at a price point that you can feel good about.
Roxy Snowboard Equipment Bag
You don’t always need a massive roller board bag to get your gear from point A to point B. The Roxy Equipment Bag is the perfect board bag for weekend trips to the local mountain or short expeditions that don’t require excessive amounts of equipment. Featuring interior padding for protection, and backpack straps for easy carrying, the Roxy Equipment Bag will get the job done without weighing you down with anything extra.