Meet the snowboarding opossum

Raising eyebrows on the slopes of a Pennsylvania ski resort is Ratatouille, the snowboarding opossum.

In the video above, the usually nocturnal animal can be seen whizzing down the mountain on a professional snowboard.

Kitted out with an on-trend stripy jumper and ski pass, the good sport is held up to the camera where he flashes a toothy grin and proves his gnarly credentials.

The marsupial can then be seen expertly navigating the slopes on a Burton Riglet snowboard, using his long tail for balance.

North American opossums are about the size of a domestic cat, and are a relative of Australia’s commonly known possum