Category: Stories

First Ride! Ski-Doo Summit 850 E-TEC Turbo

Mountain Sledder was invited to visit Carl Kuster Mountain Park and throw a leg over the newly released Summit 850 E-TEC Turbo. Watch the video below to see our first impression aboard…

All In, Lifestyle Film Review

All In, Lifestyle is marked by beautiful cinematography, raw, high-energy music and, above all, hardcore backcountry riding. The film is mostly segmented by athlete, and it barely takes a breath between riders.

Ski-Doo Summit 850 E-TEC Turbo

Now that BRP has broken the internet with news of the world's first factory 2-stroke turbo snowmobile, it's time to dig into the details of the Ski-Doo Summit 850 E-TEC Turbo.

Ski-Doo Summit 850 E-TEC Turbo Revealed

Ahead of the usual spring reveal of new model year sleds, BRP has announced the world's first factory 2-stroke turbo snowmobile, the Ski-Doo Summit 850 E-TEC Turbo.

What is the PIEPS iPROBE??

In this video, we show how the PIEPS iPROBE is different than a regular ol' avalanche probe and how it works. In a nutshell, the tip of the iPROBE contains an antenna…

Avalanche Canada Providing Forecasts via inReach to Kakwa

Snowmobilers in the Kakwa region, which straddles the border between Alberta and BC, will now be able to access avalanche forecasts via their Garmin inReach devices.

Two Snowmobilers Fatally Buried in Montana Avalanche

It is confirmed that two snowmobilers have died in an avalanche in the Lake Dinah area near Seeley Lake, Montana on New Year's Day.

Avalanche Airbag Inflation Systems – What’s the Difference? Compressed Gas vs Battery vs Supercapacitor

There are several different types of avalanche airbag inflation systems available on the market today from brands such as Highmark, PIEPS, Scott, Orotovox, Klim, BCA and Black Diamond.

Avalanche Canada Posts First North Rockies Forecast

Avalanche Canada is now providing a regular forecast for the North Rockies region.

Trout Lake and Nakusp to Trial Adaptive Management Strategy for Threatened Caribou Herd

Two Kootenay snowmobile clubs will trial an adaptive management strategy that will use rotating closures to help protect a threatened mountain caribou herd struggling in their areas.