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Mountain Sledder | August 21, 2018

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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 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

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

Klim F5 Helmet Review: You Get What You Pay For…?

May 25, 2018 |

If you have a taste for the finer (read: more expensive) things in life—and have the bankroll to satisfy your appetite—then you’re probably going to love the Klim F5 Helmet. Here’s why.Read More

Ortovox Transceiver Recall Issued for 3+ Model as Preventative Measure

May 17, 2018 |

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 officially begin May 25, 2018, and there is no cost to Ortovox 3+ owners, including any for shipping. … Read More

SPOT X 2-Way Satellite Messenger Communication Device

May 16, 2018 |

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 SOS, tracking and “Check In” features found on its well-known SPOT GEN3 device.Read More

2018 Gear Spring Shoot – Last Ride

May 4, 2018 |

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 great. It’s still fun!Read More

MLine Sled Deck Review: Three Years of Abuse on the Road

April 25, 2018 |

One look at the MLine Sled Deck will tell you that it’s a quality product. The finish is excellent and it looks bomber. But this wouldn’t be much of a review if all we did was look at it. We wanted to find out how the deck holds up and performs under regular use, so we spent three years hauling sleds and all kinds of other stuff around with it.Read More

Highmark Pro 3.0 Avalanche Airbag – Gear Review

April 19, 2018 |

We’ve been testing the new Highmark Pro 3.0 for a little over a year now, and it’s time to share our thoughts on the avalanche airbag. Here we go!Read More

A Day on the 2019 Polaris 850 RMK – Our Demo Ride Experience

April 8, 2018 |

You have a relaxing weekend planned with your wife when the phone rings and a voice says, “Hey, you want to come down and try out the new Polaris 850 RMK?” What do you do?

If you’re anything like me, you drop everything, ditch your plans and leave tire marks in the driveway. After all, it’s not every day you get an offer to put some miles on a sled that isn’t even in production yet.Read More