Mountain Sledder
Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image

Mountain Sledder | August 16, 2018

Scroll to top

Top

Mountain Snowmobiling in Japan with the Ride Whister Crew

July 26, 2018 |

I’ve been wanting to go mountain snowmobiling in Japan for years. I’ve had many friends go on ski and snowboard trips, and they have all returned to say that the powder and the culture are amazing! The problem has always been that there are no sled rental places or commercial guides there.Read More

Kamchatka – The Land of Fire and Ice

July 20, 2018 |

With a large military presence at the small airport, it felt like a scene from a Cold War movie when I touched down in Kamchatka. The people seemed kind but shy, and as I stood in the cold at the outdoor baggage claim I was alone, and not totally sure what to do.Read More

The Renshaw Ride Guide – McBride, BC

July 16, 2018 |

The Renshaw is McBride’s flagship area, boasting the largest managed riding area in BC. Renshaw offers riding for everyone from 7 to 77, with a good mix of low-angle and super-steep alpine terrain.Read More

SPOT X Review: 2-Way Satellite Messenger

July 11, 2018 |

Many sledders are already familiar with SPOT, which is best known for its S.O.S. personal locator device, the SPOT Gen 3. Well, the company has recently released SPOT X—a new, 2-way satellite messenger device. We were lucky enough to have the chance to try one out early on. So here’s our SPOT X review!Read More

The Early Days of Mountain Riding: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly…Mostly the Ugly

July 5, 2018 |

While it is hard to comprehend someone going through life without knowing that the Beastie Boys fought for their right to party, here are a few other things that this new generation of mountain maulers has missed out on in the early days.Read More

Fernie Snowmobile Club Launches Fundraiser for New Wrangler’s Cabin

July 3, 2018 |

The Fernie Snowmobile Association (FSA) plans to build a new Wrangler’s Cabin this summer to replace the aging multi-use backcountry shelter. To support the new Wrangler’s Cabin project, the FSA has recently launched a sponsorship and volunteer campaign called, “Let’s Raise the Roof.”Read More

The Best Sled Is the One That’s Best for You

June 28, 2018 |

Does this mean the best sled is the one you’re currently riding? Possibly. But there’s also a solid chance that it isn’t. So, why would anyone choose to ride a snowmobile that’s not the best for them?Read More

Optimism Abroad – Snowmobiling in Sweden for XX Freeriders Camp

June 21, 2018 |

We travelled for 24 hours straight to arrive in the dark of night at the Saxnäsgården Hotell in northern Sweden. Come morning, I would finally be snowmobiling in Sweden — exploring all new terrain and foreign snow that lie far across the big pond and 13 lines of longitude from homeRead More

How to Execute a Panel Slide with Chris Brown – Riding Tip

June 15, 2018 |

Some folks call it an elevator, but I call it a panel slide. It all started for me back in 2005 while filming for Slednecks 8. It was springtime and Chris Burandt and I were filming together in Colorado.Read More

Motorfist Alpha Boot Review – Long-Term Test 2018

June 11, 2018 |

So after a full season of riding in the Alpha Boot in Winter 2018, it’s time to tell you what’s good, what’s bad and everything in-between, here in our long-term Motorfist Alpha Boot Review.Read More