Yep, it sounds unlikely, but the Empire State is actually a damn fine place to go shredding - as Burton's UK team found out when they teamed up with our sister title Whitelines and went exploring.

Just hours north of New York City, resorts like Hunter Mountain and Greek Peak boast some pretty sick parks and vertical descents comparable to those in neighbouring Vermont.

But don't just take our word for it, have a look at the video evidence.

You can read the full story of the trip in Whitelines Issue 116, which is out now.

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