Dave's Articles

Reflections in Ice

I am speechless as we drop below the surface into the cavern. Running water reveals ancient ice, the clearest blue you can possibly imagine. The floor is littered with powdery sand—the result…

Must-Have Accessories for Your Sled this Winter

Here’s my short list of must-have accessories for your sled this winter! These will help your day riding go more smoothly and add to your enjoyment.

Land Use Proposals Threaten Snowmobile Access in the BC Sea to Sky

Right now there are a couple of public snowmobile areas in the Sea to Sky Corridor that are threatened by other user groups. Here's what's we can do.

Grizzly Lodge is Heaven on Earth

There is literally no limit to the fun you can have in every direction from Grizzly Lodge. And one of the best things is that from the time you pull on your…

BC Coastal Range Gets Pounded by Winter Storm

In the last week, the BC Coastal Mountains have literally had over 300 cm of snowfall during the course of this epic winter storm.

Get Avy Savvy! Avalanche Gear and Training 101

It’s a fresh season with new dreams and goals. However, before heading deep into the backcountry, it’s time to arm yourself with information about avalanche gear and training! Now is also the…

7 Tips on How to Become a Sponsored Snowmobiler

The number one question I get at shows, dealer opens or on the snow is: “How do I get sponsored to ride my snowmobile?” Well, I hope I can offer some help to…

Don’t Be Left Behind – Get Fit for Winter

Winter is just around the corner. Whether you have been working all summer to earn some playtime, or just sitting in the wakesurf boat swilling beers, it’s time to pony up and…

Tailgate Alaska – The Ultimate Grass Roots Event

It's all about the people! That's what makes Tailgate Alaska feel like a grass roots event, even though it does exhibit all the earmarks of a professionally-organized event. Each evening, riders return…

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

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.