Brooke Astells, Author at Mountain Sledder

Brooke's Articles

From Dirt to Snow Bike – How To Maximize the Performance of Your Build

Here's how to maximize performance for winter and snowy conditions when converting your dirt bike into a snow bike.

Ep. 3 – Darren Berrecloth’s Winter Wingman

As a professional athlete, Berrecloth places a lot of value on the unsung wingmen. When I asked him who his winter wingman is, he immediately said, “Sawchuck!”

Winter Wingman, Part II – Brock Hoyer

Hoyer stresses that everyone accessing the backcountry needs to do their part: Get avy trained, learn how to use avalanche safety gear and be a good wingman to their riding buds.

Winter Wingman, Part I – Gabrielle Hockley

Gabrielle Hockley met and connected with her husband and future Winter Wingman, Isaac, over a shared passion for watersports.

Jonny Moseley’s Wildest Dreams: SNOWMOTO!

In “Jonny Moseley’s Wildest Dreams: SNOWMOTO”, British Columbia snow bike athlete Josh Stack teaches Moseley and JT Holmes the basics of riding a snow bike.

Timbersled 2020: ARO 3 vs RIOT Experience

The following weekend I embarked on a journey to the Monashee mountains for three days of riding, where I would form my own opinion on the difference of the new ARO 3…

The 2019 Snowbike Gathering Reflects the Evolution of Snow Bikes

The Snowbike Gathering is more than just an event; it's a sign of the evolution of the snow bike community and culture, from OEM to rider and back again.