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Mountain Sledder Magazine | June 27, 2017

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Get the Shot — Stevin Tuchiwsky

June 16, 2017 |

Stevin Tuchiwsky started out in photography the way many do, in front of the lens. As a pro mountain biker Stevin explored pushing his own limits in sport before he picked up a camera and started shooting his buddies.Read More

Utah Launches Search and Rescue Assistance Subscription Service

May 31, 2017 |

The cost of a Search and Rescue effort to assist a backcountry user in distress can add up quickly. Many rescues require the use of helicopter time and specialized equipment, which can run the cost of a single rescue into the tens of thousands of dollars in short order. In most places, the … Read More

Riding Tip: Cool Your Sled in Spring Conditions

April 29, 2017 |

Overheating on the trail is a common problem in springtime. In this video tip, Chris Brown and Rob Alford offer an easy way to quickly cool your sled back to a safe operating temperature so you can keep moving. Awesome!Read More

Riding Tip: Sidehilling in Hard Snow

April 27, 2017 |

Sidehilling in firm snow can be difficult, but it’s often a crucial maneuver to get you where you need to be and to stay out of trouble, especially in spring.Read More

The Next Generation Doesn’t Want to Sled Anyway, Do They?

April 14, 2017 |

If you are worried about the next generation getting hooked on snowmobiling, here are a few easy things you can do to help prevent it.Read More

Top 5 Mountain Weather Forecast Apps/Sites

April 8, 2017 |

Here is a top 5 list of the best weather apps and sites that can help you get a better picture of the weather forecast, so you can have more fun playing in the sun.Read More

Good Habit, Bad Habit

March 10, 2017 |

Sledders are creatures of habit, whether they realize it or not. Some habits are good, some are bad; but they all can have a resounding effect on your day as a sledder.Read More

How to Get Unstuck

February 21, 2017 |

Here are a variety of techniques that you can use to get unstuck, from least-to-most physically demanding. Start at the top and work your way down until you’re free and clear!

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Pemby Life: Episode Two – Safety & Being Prepared

February 14, 2017 |

In the second installment of Pemby Life, Julie-Ann Chapman goes over all the first-aid, safety and repair equipment that she carries with her when she rides. There are some items in her kit that all sledders must carry individually on their person, such as avalanche rescue gear. Other items, such as tools and spare parts, can be distributed throughout the group.Read More

Tech Tip: How to deal with a broken chaincase

January 27, 2017 |

The bad news is that not only is your sled without any semblance of self-propulsion, it’s also got no brakes! That’s right. When your chain decided to commit harikari by blasting itself through the cover of your chaincase at the speed of light, it also self-annihilated your ability to slow your sled down.Read More