In mybookShopping Collection (edit)
Added to your shopping collection.
Removed From mybook!

We took this business out of your shopping collection.

Snowboard Connection

Add to mybook

This listing has been
added to mybook.

This listing has been
removed from mybook.

Business Details

BBB Rating:
BBB Rating and Accreditation information may be delayed up to a week.

Regular Hours

Extra Phones:

Fax: (206) 467-9468

TollFree: (866) 761-2661

Sponsored Links
Nike, adidas, anti hero, baker, bones, converse, creature, emerica, etnies, independent, levis, nike, sector 9
Payment method:
check, debit, all major credit cards
South Lake Union, Cascade
Clothing Stores, Shoe Stores, Skateboards & Equipment, Snowboards, Sporting Goods
Other Information:

Wheelchair Accessible: Yes

More »

Less »


YP Insider badge
Review this business:
Click to Rate
Share Review

Like this review? Share it on your social network to get the word out!


Posted: 4/16/2010

Provided by Citysearch - 
Best Snowboard Shop in Seattle

The headline of this review sums it up. Best snowboard shop in Seattle. Hands down. The great selection and knowledgeable staff make it easy to find whatever you need for snow, skate or surf. Ignore the people who have posted negative reviews of Snowboard Connection on this site and make a trip to the store. I guarantee you won't be disappointed by the shopping experience. They are locally owned, carry a wide variety of snowboard gear, and employ a staff that will go out of their way to make sure you walk out the door with the best gear for your skill level and price range.


Posted: 1/21/2008

Provided by Citysearch - 

I have been a loyal customer of REI for years being an avid outdoor person and snowboarder. I recently gave SnowCon a chance to support local business--BIG MISTAKE. I purchased a pair of pants that after wearing once deteremined that I didn't like them. As we all know, this happens frequently where you don't really know if gear is right for you until you try it. I was treated terribly by their staff and made to feel ridiculous that I was trying to return something that I had worn. It is their store policy not to accept returns if you have used the item--EVEN ONCE!!! They said that this is due to them being owned by a husband and wife and they can't afford it. Well, I guess they can afford to lose customers. I will never darken their doorstep again and suggest you do the same. At REI staff is always friendly and helpful--and you can actually return gear that you purchase that you decide you don't like--CRAZY CONCEPT!!!!!


Posted: 12/30/2007

Provided by Citysearch - 
Customer Service got worse when shop relocated

I work seasonally up at Mt. Baker and have been shopping at SnoCon for years. The new loc at Yale Ave got some sweet gear and boards but the last 3 times I've been there the reps ignore you. Recently I went with the intention of buying the Burton SL-10's and after a while of standing there in the boot section with a boot in hand looking for a rep to help me out with a size I figured they were busy so left and ran across the street to REI to check stuff out. I returned 25 min later to the same crappy service. I browsed the entire store for other gear and came back to the boots last, still ignored by 3 reps chatting with eachother, one was b.s.'ing with non-customers, and one actually gave me eye contact to walk right past me to chat with another rep's customer about their dog. I witnessed a couple that was in the store that entire time unable to get assistance, as well and couldn't believe that we were all being ignored so blatantly. I put the $450 boot back on the shelf along with the coat, two pairs of pants, and gloves I had picked out, and excused myself from the store a second time intending to contact the owner of SnoCon to see if they're aware that their rude reps are allowing customers to leave their store with intent to buy gear. If my size boot was on the floor I'd have brought them straight to the cash register to pay. That's how easy the sale would have been, but it's hard for me to justify going back to be ignored by losers who don't care for their jobs very much.


Posted: 9/25/2007

Provided by Citysearch - 
new location? Selection of clothing is rad

I think their new location accross from REI is great, did their other location shut down? There was somthing about being fairly remote under the viaduct that made the place before. SnoCons service is sweet and I LOVE their clothing options, just wish the prices were lower!!.. that's me though - good snowboard gear just tends to always cost a lot.


Posted: 10/5/2006

Provided by Citysearch - 
Local Joint

For years it's been one of those local joints that you only know about if you're familiar with the community. I'm really glad to see it on city search. It's the only place that I've ever bought my gear at, and it's the only place I trust my money with. You can go in there and say, ""I've never been boarding in my life but my boyfriend does and I wanna learn."" or you can go in there and say, ""I want a Freeride Burton Baron"" and they'll hook you up whether they have it in stock or not. The only downside is that they mainly carry thirtytwo boots and not much else some years.


Posted: 7/31/2004

Provided by Citysearch - 
The vibe is true...

If you are looking for a dose of reality in your vision of snowboarding, skateboarding or snowboarding in the Northwest, Sno Con is the place to do it in. Everyone is knowledgable passionate and involved in the community there, and willing to help everyone (regardless of race class or creed) to discover it for themselves.

Sponsored Links
Map & Directions
People Also Viewed
Send to Phone
Snowboard Connection

263 Yale Ave NSeattleWA 98109

(206) 467-8545

Send this business listing as a text message to a mobile phone.


Your text message was sent.

To opt out at anytime, send the word STOP to YP411.

To get a help message, send the word HELP to YP411.

There was an error sending your text.

Please try again.

Terms: The recipient of this text message may incur charges depending on their wireless carrier. Not all carriers are currently supported.

Message Business

What would you like to know?



We were unable to send your message. Please try again later.

Add a Photo
Snowboard Connection

263 Yale Ave NSeattleWA 98109

(206) 467-8545

  • Photos should be in .gif, .jpg, or .png format
  • Photos should represent this business (ex. storefront, interior, services/amenities offered, etc.)
  • Photos must not be of an objectionable nature (offensive, profane, pornographic, obscene, etc.)
  • All photos submitted are subjected to YP Terms of Service
Add a New Collection
Oops! There was a problem saving the new custom collection.
Please try again.
Collection Name cannot be empty
Upload a Photo

Remaining Characters: 100

Remaining Characters: 500

We just redesigned! Do you like it?
× Not a Fan

× Thank You!