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Mountain Sledder | February 20, 2018

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Teacher and Students Work on 2018 Mountain Sled in Best High School Program Ever

February 16, 2018 |

At Naicam School in Saskatchewan, Canada, the vice-principal and students together have created a new mountain snowmobile high school learning experience.Read More

2nd Annual Ripped Snow Festival in Sicamous, BC February 9-11, 2018

February 8, 2018 |

The town of Sicamous, BC will host the 2nd Annual Ripped Snow Festival on February 9th-11th, 2018. The festival features snowmobile and snow bike races…Read More

Complex Snowpack and the Potential for Remotely-Triggered Avalanches

February 7, 2018 |

The current complex snowpack in Interior BC is beginning to show its very ugly teeth, with the potential for large, remotely-triggered avalanches.Read More

X Games Aspen 2018 Results Snowmobile and Snow Bike Events

January 30, 2018 |

For winter athletes, one of the most important events of the year—X Games Aspen 2018—is in the books. It’s an unparalleled opportunity for exposure, and a chance to showcase an athlete’s skill on a international stage. This is especially true for snowmobile and snow bike athletes, who often perform at … Read More

Avalanche Warning Signs Turned Us Around

January 23, 2018 |

It was shaping up to be a beautiful day. That’s why it sucked when we made the decision to pull the pin and turn around. But it wasn’t just our gut instinct telling us to do so, there were plenty of avalanche warning signs.Read More

Facebook Limiting the Reach of Mountain Sledder and Other Publishers

January 12, 2018 |

If you’re used to seeing regular content from Mountain Sledder and other publishers and brands in your Facebook newsfeed, things are about to change.Read More

Polaris INDY EVO – New Youth Sled Available in 2018

January 8, 2018 |

The Polaris INDY EVO is a brand-new youth sled—available in 2018—hot on the heels of this year’s release of youth trail sleds from Yamaha and Arctic Cat.

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Deep POW Conditions in the Sea-to-Sky Corridor

December 13, 2017 |

My first day on snow, November 16 was a deep one, with chest deep snow! Yes, I am short at 5’6″, but that is still pretty damn deep! As they say, “it’s on like Donkey Kong,” here on the Coast. Yes, conditions in the Sea-to-Sky Corridor have been that good!Read More

Camso Issues DTS 129 Recall Due to Crash and Impact Hazards

December 4, 2017 |

Camso has issued a DTS 129 recall for its products made in model year 2017 (MY2017). The issue stems from a number of reports of brakes malfunction on the dirt-to-snow bike conversion kit. The pin which secured the brake pads can loosen, causing a crash or impact hazard. No injuries have been reported as a result of the issue.Read More

Charity Ride with Pro Athletes to Raise Money for Vulnerable Youth

November 25, 2017 |

The Charity Ride takes place on December 16 this year on Boulder and Frisby with a day of coached and guided riding. While instructors Nadine Overwater, Rob Alford, Brodie Evans and Derek Wood will offer tips and wisdom, it’s designed as less of a clinic and more as a day of stoke in the mountains. Photographers will be out taking professional photos of participants, and the day ends with an epic after-party at the Big Eddy Pub in the heart of Revelstoke.Read More