Category: Stories

Province of BC contributes $5 million to Search and Rescue

The Province of BC has announced a one-time $5 million contribution for the 80 recognized ground Search and Rescue (SAR) groups across the province

2018 Ski-Doo Summit Driveline Update

BRP Press Release March 23, 2017 As reminder and more definitive answer to what we discussed at the Snow Shoot Tech presentation about 2018 Summit and Freeride models regarding driveline updates, please…

A Positive Sign: Good Terrain Choice on a Deep and Touchy Weekend

They say that hindsight is 20/20. Looking back on the significant avalanche events that occurred just a few ridges to the south—as well as in the nearby Rockies—it's clear that the snowpack…

BRP Reveals New Vibration Damping Clutch Technology

BRP has released the following information with regards to its patent pending process which intentionally engineers a .024" offset into the clutch sheave as an innovative way to reduce engine vibration from its…

The Calling 2017: Photo and Video Contest

Do you have what it takes to answer the call? THE CALLING 2017 is offering big cash and other prizes for the top three submissions in video and photo categories. Winners will…

Dear Manufacturers, We Need to Talk

Dear Manufacturers, We have discovered a slight issue with your new sled offerings that needs to be addressed, and I am here to help walk you through it. Please head down to…

So, You’ve Been Meaning to Take an Avalanche Course…

If you ride in the mountains—or plan to—but haven't taken an avalanche course, don't be ashamed. It's not too late for you. Avalanche Canada can help you do the right thing for…

Real-time Avalanche Rescue Footage

Chilling avalanche rescue footage from a pair of skiers in France, originally posted almost exactly 2 years ago, has resurfaced.   The edge-of-your-seat video shows a skier trigger a large avalanche and…

Lost on a Quick Rip

When I was a kid I wanted to go fast. These days I want to get lost. Okay, not lost lost, but you know, that feeling of not knowing what’s around the…

Video – Mountain Sledder On The Road: Revelstoke, BC

Revelstoke is the Mecca of sledding. No, Muhammad was not born in Revelstoke. But it is the holiest place in the interior of BC to ride a snowmobile.