The Shepherd is your tool and spiritual guide for big mountain endeavors. Developed by Nick Russell, this board shares the same shape and dimensions as its split counterpart. Utilizing purpose-built biobased materials derived from microalgae oil to increase damping, stability and confidence while in the high alpine. Our Algal Core and Algal Wall allow this board to flow naturally through any mixed terrain that you may find. Its deep sidecut, taper, and directional camber enable responsive edge hold on steeper terrain, and maintain power and energy in deep snow. Set your line and let it ride with the Shepherd.
Designed for the nomadic in nature, The Shepherd is a fine tuned extension of body and mind, a vehicle to express creativity in the wild. Its lightweight body is for those who want to reach the next ridge on the horizon while preserving energy for the descent. Couloirs, steep pitches and spines, the Shepherd inspires confidence in serious terrain, as well as adaptability wherever you may roam.. Directional camber, an early rise nose, deep sidecut, and a healthy dose of taper delivers a quick and nimble attitude to flow with the mountains and into the unknown. Equipped with our Algal Core and Algal Wall materials, you’ll also get excellent stability when it matters most. Break trail aboard the Shepherd and realize your destiny.
The newly updated BelleAire is here to satisfy your love for the downhill. Inspired by its split sibling in shape, this board is for those seeking a different high. Whether you’re tackling your favorite side hits, fresh groomers, or holstering the board to your back on the deepest of days, the BelleAire’s purpose-built biobased materials increase damping and stability while keeping the weight low and the froth tanks full. A mid-wide waist, medium side cut, and directional camber allow this board to arc big turns with confidence, while maintaining effortless floatation and edge hold at speed. Life is Belle!
The newly updated BelleTour was developed for high peaks, big lines, pillow popping, and everything in between. This application of our biobased Algal Core and Algal Wall in a split provides symbiosis between you and your big mountain pursuits. A wider waist, slight swallowtail, and medium sidecut integrate to create a shape that floats and planes as well as it pivots. Designed to optimize stiffness and performance for both touring and descending, you’ll be tagging lines no matter the conditions.