October 24th, 2022 | Mountain Sledder
The Avalanche Terrain Exposure Scale (ATES) is a system of rating backcountry terrain by its potential to produce avalanches. It will help you know if the terrain in the area you’re planning…
October 1st, 2021 | Mountain Sledder
A resolution that calls on the province to enact better protection for outdoor recreation opportunities was endorsed last week at the Union of BC Municipalities (UBCM) Convention.
July 19th, 2021 | Mountain Sledder
BCSF Works for Protection of Outdoor Recreation Opportunities and Established Snowmobile Trails in BC
The BC Snowmobile Federation presented two resolutions to the District of Sicamous Council on June 23, 2021 seeking support for protection of outdoor recreation opportunities and established snowmobile trails in BC.
May 19th, 2019 | Cassidy Randall
The first-ever sled guide association in the world is coalescing, with the epicenter in the interior of British Columbia. The collaborative effort is led by Great Canadian Tours—headquartered out of Revelstoke’s Glacier…
February 8th, 2018 | Mountain Sledder
The town of Sicamous, BC will host the 2nd Annual Ripped Snow Festival on February 9th-11th, 2018. The festival features snowmobile and snow bike races...
January 12th, 2018 | Nicole Matei
You’ve been planning this trip for weeks. The sleds are loaded, and hotels booked. One problem: High Avalanche Hazard. Here's what to do.
October 5th, 2017 | Mountain Sledder
A renovation to the Eagle Pass Fire Lookout performed by volunteers is in danger of being torn down, after Forest Recreation Officers in Vernon and Cranbrook have told local officials that the building…