Tag: Golden

Above and Beyond – Tackling Adversity on a Sled Trip

Despite breaking two sled parts in one weekend—forcing me to spend more than 10 extra hours on the road—I don’t feel too upset about it. I smile, reflecting on the non-stop action…

Riley Suhan Invitational 2018 Backcountry Race Recap

Forty-four riders came, conquered and celebrated the inaugural Riley Suhan Invitational backcountry race event this past weekend. Here are the results.

Riley Suhan Invitational Backcountry Race at Quartz Creek, Golden BC April 7

In the inaugural Riley Suhan Invitational backcountry race, teams of four will compete on a course that includes climbs, jumps and technical tree sections.

Silent Pass, Golden BC

It’s a long way in, but the sledders who regularly ride Silent Pass know that the ride is worth it. The trail goes deep into the Purcell Range, where the peaks are…

Riley Suhan Gets The Green Light To Ride Kicking Horse Mountain Resort

Riley Suhan had been handed a once-in-a-lifetime chance to shred the off-limits peaks of Kicking Horse Mountain Resort on his snowmobile.

High Avalanche Hazard and the Fine Art of a Courageous Retreat

You’ve been planning this trip for weeks. The sleds are loaded, and hotels booked. One problem: High Avalanche Hazard. Here's what to do.

Buds and Butts Are the Most Common Trash in Snowmobile Area

Have you ever wondered what type of sledders are mostly likely to litter while out snowmobiling? Well, here's your answer: smokers and Budweiser drinkers are the mostly likely to throw their trash on the ground while sledding in…

Conditions Report: Golden Mar 29, 2017

Conditions are some of the best we've seen all winter in Golden. We haven't seen blue skies in a few days, but clouds are alright when they keep producing fresh snow conditions.

Conditions Report: Golden Mar 8, 2017

Word on the street is that Monday Funday was the best riding conditions we've had so far this winter in the Golden area. And conditions look to improve with even more snow…

Video: Sledding in Golden, BC

The mountains in Golden are easy to access thanks to the many years of industrialization, making passage to breathtaking sledding areas a breeze. There are a lot of good things to say about…