Forums Splitboard Talk Forum Newbie question… how do you ride in powder. Reply To: Newbie question… how do you ride in powder. November 20, 2005 at 4:20 am #584613 MykeBurtonS70 59 Posts When I’m in the powder, im thinking about leaning back, pulling my front leg up so my tip doesn’t dig in and turning is slower in powder because like Jon says, you’re turning it with your back foot, so the transitions aren’t as quick as when you’re stearing with your front foot. It does feel like surfing and floating and in the steeps, a little like skydiving!!