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The Birthplace of the Rocky Mountain King

Thousands of hours of planning and preparation finally come together when a 20-minute trek down a 150-meter-long assembly line transforms a bare tunnel into a brand-new Rocky Mountain King.

Which Avalanche Transceiver Has the Best Range?

We tested 12 avalanche transceivers to find out how their range compares to what's advertised by the manufacturer and to discover which beacon has the farthest signal search range in a real-world…

The Rockies of the East – Backcountry Snowmobiling in Newfoundland

It's not just the sea, the rocks, the rugged beauty. Now, it's also backcountry snowmobiling in Newfoundland that is drawing visitors to the province.

1st Annual Alpine Sled Style Mountain Sledding Film Competition Underway

Alpine Sled Style, a first of its kind mountain sledding professional athlete video competition, is underway. The video competition will award a $5000 prize to the best two-minute rider video segment based…

Guy Banks’ Last Ride

I saw the email to our local snowmobile club asking if any of the members would be willing to help fulfill the wish of Guy Banks, who is terminally ill from cancer,…

Avalanche Canada Expands Service, Including Forecasts for Vancouver Island

Avalanche Canada has announced a service expansion including regular forecasts for Vancouver Island and more frequent forecasts elsewhere.

Ski-Doo Adds 3 New Women Ambassadors to Team

Ski-Doo is expanding its roster of global brand ambassadors with the addition of three incredibly inspirational women who have deep roots in winter sports. Nadine Overwater, Shena Thomas and Michelle Salt join…

Logan Pehota – A New Path in the Mountains

At just 24-years-old, Logan Pehota has already made a name for himself in the world of big mountain skiing, but now sledders are starting to take notice of the young athlete, too.

Snowmobile Boot Durability Test

We know that durability is an important factor in choosing gear. So we decided to simulate a “test” of the durability of some top snowmobile boots—using powers tools and other implements of…