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Mountain Sledder | April 25, 2018

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Do You Suffer From FOMO? aka Fear of Missing Out

April 10, 2018 |

If you find yourself regularly suffering from cold sweats, uncontrollable shaking or an agitated state leading you to constantly peer at your phone for weather and social media updates, then there is a high probability that you suffer from FOMO.Read More

Sled Ski and Snowboard 101: Tips For Sled-Accessed Skiing and Snowboarding

April 6, 2018 |

Many of today’s full-blown mountain sledders started out using snowmobiles for sled ski and snowboard access. Here are some sled ski and snowboarding tips.Read More

Riding a Snow Bike 101 for Sledders and Dirt Bike Riders – Old Guy, New Tricks

March 30, 2018 |

Loaded with a head full of assumptions and preconceived notions, the plan was put into place to demo a snow bike for a couple of daysRead More

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

Why You Should Leave a Trip Plan with a Responsible Person

March 16, 2018 |

Who will know you’re in trouble when you get lost or injured in the backcountry? Maybe no one, if you don’t leave a trip plan with a responsible person.Read More

Wrong-Foot Forward Dangle: the Backbone of Backcountry Riding

February 28, 2018 |

In our backcountry sledding history there is probably no move more iconic than the wrong-foot forward dangle. Riding wrong-foot forward is arguably the most important backcountry technique ever developed.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if you’re not up-to-date, you’re outdated.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

Victim of a Stolen Snowmobile, Truck and Trailer – What Happens Next?

February 18, 2018 |

You come to a horrible realization…your truck, trailer and sleds are not where they were parked last night. You’re the victim of a stolen snowmobile rig. Here’s what happens next.Read More

Avalanche Start Zone – You Might Be in Harm’s Way and Not Even Know It

February 14, 2018 |

A group of five riders was lingering directly in the runout of several large avalanche paths, unaware of the danger above them in the avalanche start zone.Read More

Some Romantic Valentine’s Day Advice from One Sledder to Another

February 12, 2018 |

It’s that exciting time of year again—no, not the first snowfall. That other exciting time. No, not snowcheck season either. Valentine’s Day!Read More