Tag: Vernon

Avalanche Canada Presentations at Sled Shows Focus on Close Calls

Due to an overwhelming number of close calls involving snowmobilers last season, Avalanche Canada presentations at snowmobile shows this fall will focus on the lessons learned from sledders who are fortunate to be…

Silverstar Hillclimb Through the Eyes of a Young Racer

The thrill of racing was escalated by the atmosphere there: the sound of the announcer and the excitement in his voice, the music from the beer gardens and the smell from the food…

Hillclimb 2017 at SilverStar Mountain Resort

Another successful weekend of snowmobile and snowbike hillclimb action at Vernon's SilverStar Mountain Resort is in the books for 2017. The annual event took place Easter weekend, April 14-16.

BC Snow Show 2016

It’s the event that sledders in the Okanagan and Lower Mainland have been waiting for… the 2016 BC Snow Show, taking place at Kal Tire Place in Vernon November 25 and 26.…

WCHA 2015 Canadian Hillclimb Championship at Silver Star

Pro Mod qualifying and finals were on the menu.  The Mod sleds are evil, vicious monsters built from the ground up to eat snow and annihilate the rough.  They crackled, they spit,…

Gaining Traction – Reagan Sieg Interview

"The bike is the ultimate tool for exploring the trees and tight terrain. But as soon as there is sunshine, I hit the big slopes to shred downhill cliff lines that would…