Mountain Sledder's Articles

Ortovox Transceiver Recall Issued for 3+ Model as Preventative Measure

An Ortovox transceiver recall has been issued for the brand’s Ortovox 3+ avalanche transceiver running version 2.1 software. All other Ortovox transceivers—and 3+ models running different software versions—are unaffected. The recall will…

Tucker Hibbert Retires from Professional Snocross Racing

After 25 years of chasing checkered flags in snowmobile competition, Tucker Hibbert retires from snocross racing. Hibbert announced today that he’s reached the finish line of his remarkable racing career. The 33-year-old…

SPOT X 2-Way Satellite Messenger Communication Device

Satellite communication device manufacturer, SPOT, has announced the release of a new two-way satellite messaging device called SPOT X. The product is first-and-foremost a text communications device, but it also provides key…

Snowmobilers Chase a Bear in Viral Video

Once again, a few individual snowmobilers have made a bad name for the community at-large by harassing wildlife on camera. In this case, two snowmobilers chase a bear and provoke it into…

National Forest Land Use Review Impacts Tahoe Area Snowmobile Zones

Land use management in five California National Forests is under review, and the result will potentially dramatically impact the amount of land available for snowmobiling in the Tahoe area. Lassen, Plumas, Eldorado…

2018 Gear Spring Shoot – Last Ride

What better reason for one last ride than to get together with friends and try out some 2018 gear. Who cares if the snow is a little stiff, and the weather ain’t…

Inaugural Red Bull Sledhammers 2018 Results and Recap

“I put my all into this competition with the firm intention of winning,” said Max Taillefer, the winner of Red Bull Sledhammers 2018.

Yamafest 2019 and the Winter That Keeps on Giving

What better way to show off some new iron than to invite a bunch of snowmobile enthusiasts, head up one of the best mountain snowmobiling zones on earth and give everyone in…

Yamafest MY2019 Demo Takes Place April 7 at Boulder Mountain

Snowmobile enthusiasts will once again flock to Revelstoke for Yamaha's annual event. Yamafest 2019 takes place April 7, 2018 at Boulder Mountain near Revelstoke, BC.

2019 YETI SnowMX Snowcheck Program offers Custom Upgrade and Colour Options

The 2019 YETI SnowMX Snowcheck Program, running from April 2 to May 31, allows riders to build their dream system by choosing their customization colors and select the perfect upgrade for their…