Burton 2017. Forty Years Forward since 1977.


The year was 1977, and starting with just some wood and borrowed shop space, snowboarding pioneer Jake Burton turned his backyard hobby into a world‑class sport.

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About Burton

When Jake Burton Carpenter founded his eponymous company out of his Vermont barn in 1977, he started not just an iconic brand, but a cultural movement. Burton Snowboards has played a pivotal role in the sport of snowboarding ever since by creating innovative products and supporting the world’s best riders. Burton continues to drive progress and is becoming known for their environmental and social impact as they are for their snowboarding gear and clothing.