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Summertime blues and the yardwork solution

June 12, 2015 |

Don’t be shy, mow everything. The garden, perennials, annuals, weeds, grass, shrubs, that ornamental orange tree, just mow it all man.Read More

Summerize your sled

May 7, 2015 | 6

If you have never summerized a sled before, it is definitely something you should think about. There are many products out there, and many techniques, here is what we do…Read More

The Dirtbag Bible

May 3, 2015 | 9

Money management is at the top of the order if you want to swing for the fence all season long. It may all look like fun and games when you creep on someone’s Instagram, but no one is gonna post a picture of their bank account dropping down to zero in January when their truck breaks down in Revy or when they wiped the whole front-end off their sled in Trout Lake.Read More

How to Buy a Used Snowmobile

April 9, 2015 | 4

“The speedo stopped working 3 years ago but I think it only has like 750km on it”

– Ya, more like 750km a day for 3 years hauling a 3500 gallon water tank across the Arctic tundra for your seismic job.Read More

Riding Tip: Carving

March 30, 2015 |

You know when you’re carving down the mountain, and you or your buddy falls over on their side because they carved too hard? Well, here is how not to end up on your side, stuck.Read More

Don’t be a jammer

February 8, 2015 | 6

Jamming can take on many forms:

-The ‘maybe’ jammer. The least flattering form of jamming. They ‘maybe’ you all the way up to or very close to the day of the activity then WHAMMO! “Sorry bud can’t make it”. Jammer.Read More

What’s in your pack?

February 5, 2015 |

“Safety Sahen” Skinner from Burandt’s Backcountry Adventure talks on camera about what he carries around in his pack on a day-to-day basis whether he’s out guiding clients, or just shredding for fun.   Read more […]Read More

How to (get talked into and) install pink Slydog skis on your sled

January 28, 2015 | 1

Dwayne and Cdub install Slydog skis in under 45 min. (The colour debate took 32 of those mins.) Instructions: Remove factory skis. Install Slydog skis. It really is that easy, but let me break it down into a play-by-play.   Tools required: Please note that nowhere in these instructions will … Read More

Sledder’s dictionary

December 31, 2014 |

  Man, there are a lot of words out there these days, some are tricky. This should help.   Jeweet: Did you eat? Or, have you eaten yet? Usage: “Jeweet? Yahtoo!” (see yahtoo definition)   Yahtoo: You ought to. Usage: “Jeweet? Yahtoo!” (see jeweet definition)   Dangle: Technical maneuvers in … Read More

Two knuckleheads install a Skinz ARC kit

December 8, 2014 | 3

Two regular ol’ meatheads install the Skinz ARC with only a pair of vise-grips, a rubber mallet, and grim determination.   SKINZ ARC — WHAT IS IT? There is a lot of buzz out there about the new ARC product from Skinz. For those who don’t know much about it, … Read More