Tag: Sicamous

Rene St Onge Tribute

The sledding community suffered a great loss yesterday, as it is being reported that Rene St Onge has tragically passed away in a snowmobiling accident. Rene has been a part of Mountain…

2nd Annual Ripped Snow Festival in Sicamous, BC February 9-11, 2018

The town of Sicamous, BC will host the 2nd Annual Ripped Snow Festival on February 9th-11th, 2018. The festival features snowmobile and snow bike races...

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.

Newly Renovated Eagle Pass Fire Lookout May Be Torn Down by Gov’t

A renovation to the Eagle Pass Fire Lookout performed by volunteers is in danger of being torn down, after Forest Recreation Officers in Vernon and Cranbrook have told local officials that the building…

Brodie Evans – Motivation, Ability and Experience

Brodie Evans is an avalanche safety ambassador, a 4th year apprentice carpenter, a competitive enduro biker and a guy who organizes his life so he can sled.

Film Review: Northern Light Films Vol. 2

We take a look at Northern Light Films Vol. 2, a Swedish freeride snowmobile film with footage from all over the Northern Hemisphere.

Hickshow Film Trip

At around 3pm the weather started to clear up. Even though the snow wasn't the greatest we still got the cameras out and found a couple tree lines and some whip jumps with…

Avalanche Burial Video at Blue Lake, BC

This avalanche burial video shows a sledder become completely buried on a deep snow day at Blue Lake, a riding zone near Sicamous, BC.

Down Time, Off-Season, Go Karts & Hucking Tires: Off-Days with 509

But when you have 20 of the worlds’ best snowmobile riders in one spot, they always find a source of entertainment on days off with 509.