Category: News

The Future of Riding Mount Sproatt in Jeopardy

The future of riding on Mount Sproatt is in jeopardy. To prevent a weather-based closure from taking effect, riders are being requested not only to comply with the closure area, but to…

Boonmaps App – 3D Navigation Tool for Mountain Snowmobilers

A new cutting-edge navigational tool for sledders, called the Boonmaps App, is a huge step up from typical two-dimensional navigational tools.

Sid Huntsman Joins Boondocker as Director of Operations

Snowmobile industry veteran, Sid Huntsman, has joined the management team at Boondocker as Director of Operations.

BC Coastal Range Gets Pounded by Winter Storm

In the last week, the BC Coastal Mountains have literally had over 300 cm of snowfall during the course of this epic winter storm.

Rene St Onge Tribute

The sledding community suffered a great loss yesterday, as it is being reported that Rene St Onge has tragically passed away in a snowmobiling accident. Rene has been a part of Mountain…

Brett Turcotte joins Boondocker Factory Team

Mountain Sledder is the first to learn that Brett Turcotte has officially joined the Boondocker Factory Team this winter.

Avalanche Canada Receives Funding of $25M from Federal Government

Less than a week after Avalanche Canada revealed that the organization was in desperate need of funding to the point that it would have to start cutting programs, the federal government stepped…

SLEDFILM 19 in Bend, Oregon Nov 9-10

SLEDFILM—the biggest film and awards show in the winter motorsports industry—once again hits the screen and stage in Bend, Oregon on November 9th and 10th, 2018 for SLEDFILM 19. Riders, athletes, industry…

USDA Reports No Comments On Chugach NF Land Management Plan Lost or Altered

The USDA Forest Service has acknowledged that due to software update, there was a problem with comment submissions appearing correctly, including some appearing to be related to issues in the Sierra, Sequoia…

Elk Valley Snow Avalanche Workshop Nov 10, 2018

Fernie, BC will play host to the first ever Elk Valley Snow Avalanche Workshop (EVSAW) at Traynor Hall on November 10, 2018. The event welcomes both avalanche professionals and recreationalists for a…