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Mountain Sledder | April 24, 2018

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BC Courts Weigh in on Tether and Other Backcountry Liability Issues

March 20, 2018 |

A precedent-setting decision was made in BC courts recently in the case of an incident involving mountain sledders. In it, an Alberta snowmobiler was found to be 100% liable for damages to a fellow rider after failing to wear his snowmobile tether cord (Passerin vs Webb 2018).Read More

Alpine Assassins Rider Luke Rohde Dies in Avalanche on Mount Baker

March 14, 2018 |

With sadness, we announce the passing of well-known mountain rider Luke Rohde, who died in an avalanche on Mount Baker, Washington on March 10, 2018.Read More

What’s New for 2019 Timbersled Snow Bike Kit Lineup

March 14, 2018 |

A new, factory-prepped, race-ready ARO 120 SX model and some LE model upgrade options are key parts of what’s new in the 2019 Timbersled snow bike lineup.Read More

Improvements to 2019 Camso DTS 129 Snow Bike Conversion Kit

March 13, 2018 |

Camso is at it again with some updates to their 2019 Camso DTS 129 dirt-to-snow bike conversion. After some tweaking last year, Camso has continued to play with the suspension geometry to further improve the ride characteristics of the kit.Read More

2019 Yamaha Snowmobile Lineup

March 6, 2018 |

The 2019 Yamaha snowmobile lineup has been announced, and there are a few noteworthy updates to the mountain-oriented Sidewinder M-TX.Read More

2019 Polaris Snowmobile Lineup

March 5, 2018 |

Big news for the 2019 Polaris snowmobile lineup of mountain sleds! At the top of the list is a brand new, “clean sheet design” engine called 850 Patriot, built fresh from the ground-up. Awesome! With 25 years of experience Liberty engine experience, Polaris has designed the 850 Patriot to be the most powerful engine they have ever built.Read More

2019 Arctic Cat Snowmobile Lineup

February 25, 2018 |

Here’s what’s new in the 2019 Arctic Cat snowmobile lineup! Revolutionary advances, new models, refinements, colours and more for MY2019 from Arctic Cat.Read More

Guide to Mountain-Side Instagram ’n

February 22, 2018 |

if you’re not up-to-date, you’re outdated. So here’s our guided tour of Instagram to get you started on the right track and grammin’ like a pro!Read More

Snowmobiler dies in Sheep Creek avalanche, Idaho

February 21, 2018 |

In tragic news, a snowmobiler has died following a Sheep Creek avalanche, near Palisades Reservoir, Idaho. Bonneville County Sheriff’s Search & Rescue…Read More

Ski-Doo Belt Life Updates for MY2019 Mountain Sleds – Summit, Freeride

February 20, 2018 |

Director of Ski-Doo Engineering Dominic Tessier addressed changes to further improve Ski-Doo belt life issues found in certain riding conditions.Read More