Category: Gear Reviews

Test Ride: 2018 Ski-doo Summit 165″ & 175″

It's not every day that you are offered the opportunity to get seat time on a pre-production sled. So when Mountain Sledder had the chance to ride the 2018 Ski-Doo Summit 165" and 175" sleds…

SLP MoHawk Ski Review

All-around badass sledder Jay Mentaberry reviews the new Mowhawk Ski from SLP. These days it really is hard to beat the factory OEM ski, especially on a Ski-Doo.  However, I have found…

Gear Review: CFR iRack

For some of us, sledding started as a way to escape the hustle and bustle of ski hills and feel the freedom of backcountry snowboarding by way of untouched powder in places…

Gear Review: HMK Action 2 Jacket

If falling down your ramp after you load your sled or riding in tight trees are your main sources of entertainment, you’re going to need to wrap yourself in something that can…

509 Tactical Helmet Review

They say “only protect the brain you want to keep”, so I better wrap mine up real good, ’cause I only got one out of the deal.   Sledding has become a…

509 Freeride Glove Test — Good for crackin’ beers and digging out stuck guys

The tacky grip of the full-grain leather palms on the wheel made me feel like the “F” in “F-150” should stand for Ferrari. Time to start combing over my hair and wearing…

Skinz Console Knee Pads Review

Last year I purchased a new sled, and being sick of having either banged up knees or wearing knee pads under my bibs (which I personally hate), I decided to add some…

CA Proski BX Ski Review

Last winter I purchased a new Arctic Cat M8 and after bending one of my stock skis on an early season rock I decided it was time to put on a new…

GEAR REVIEW: The Strikt FreeRide Jacket

You’re going to start seeing the name Jamie Iwaschuk creeping into magazines and sledding flicks this fall.  Here's his thoughts on the new Strikt Gear Company signature jacket.

2015 Highmark by Snowpulse PRO

There’s not that much new about the Highmark PRO for 14/15, but it does come in a shiny new colour (black), so I thought I’d tell you what I thought of the…