March 4th, 2021 | Mountain Sledder
PIEPS is taking steps to address allegations of a faulty locking mechanism in their no-longer-current DSP PRO, DSP PRO ICE and DSP SPORT transceivers that could potentially allow the device to accidentally…
February 1st, 2021 | Marty Anderson
This winter, with more riders than ever pulling on a helmet and heading into the backcountry, it’s worth pointing out some crucial mountain snowmobiling budget items that should be mandatory, but unfortunately…
January 18th, 2021 | Mountain Sledder
As part of Globalstar Canada’s commitment to snowmobiler safety, riders can access $50 savings off the purchase of any SPOT satellite communications device through March 2021.
December 22nd, 2020 | Mountain Sledder
Ortovox has issued an important safety reminder to users of their AVABAG avalanche airbags that use the AVABAG CARTRIDGE CARBON.
December 10th, 2020 | Mountain Sledder
Avalanche Canada has announced a new online tutorial called Avy Savvy, which is aimed at new users of the winter backcountry.
November 27th, 2020 | Mountain Sledder
One of the best ways to ensure your safety when you're riding this winter is to leave a trip plan with a responsible person in case something goes wrong.
October 20th, 2020 | Mountain Sledder
After facing social media backlash, Pieps has announced it will upgrade users of the DSP Pro and DSP Sport to the latest generation of their transceivers.
August 28th, 2020 | Mountain Sledder
June 29th, 2020 | Mountain Sledder
Backcountry Access (BCA) is recommending that all owners of their Tracker2 avalanche transceiver send their device in for a software update. The update resolves an issue whereby the device, when in power-saving…
March 25th, 2020 | Mountain Sledder
Avalanche Canada will issue its final forecast for the season on March 28, 2020, about a month earlier than normal, due to COVID-19.