The fine folks over at Illicit Snowboarding did some digging around to find out where most snowboard manufacturers actually have their boards produced. The answer isn't always right at their headquarters, but oftentimes in far-off corners of the world. Even super-brand Burton doesn't make anything out of their Vermont factory, save for a few prototypes and special edition boards, having shuttered the majority of production there a few years ago.

If you have the time, head on over to Illicit to read the full article. It's an enlightening read.

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