Tag: Yamaha

Winter Wingman, Part II – Brock Hoyer

Hoyer stresses that everyone accessing the backcountry needs to do their part: Get avy trained, learn how to use avalanche safety gear and be a good wingman to their riding buds.

2022 Yamaha Mountain Max SL – New Lightweight Mountain Trim

Along with another important change across the mountain lineup, for model year 2022, Yamaha 2-stroke power is back in the mountains with an exciting new high-performance trim package for Mountain Max, called…

2021 Yamaha Mountain Max Review

We've been putting miles on a 2021 Yamaha Mountain Max all winter, and we figured it was time to share our opinions on the mountain sled with a review.

VIDEO – Boondocking! Yamaha SX Venom Mountain & Arctic Cat BLAST M

Mountain Sledder's full-sized riders, Pat and Sean, take out the 2021 Yamaha SX Venom Mountain and Arctic Cat BLAST M 4000 mid-sized mountain sleds for a rip through the woods, hills and…

VIDEO – Why Yamaha Brought Back Mountain Max This Way

In this video, we throw a leg over both the 154" and 165" models of Mountain Max and talk about how Yamaha chose to bring back the 2-stroke mountain sled.

Who Is the Mid-Sized Yamaha SXVenom Mountain Sled For?

The Yamaha SXVenom Mountain will allow young, new and smaller people to reliably gain the confidence they need to progress into a mountain rider.

They’re back! Yamaha Mountain Max 2-Stoke Mountain Sled for 2021

Yamaha has announced that for 2021, it will make a 2-stroke mountain sled available, bringing back the legacy moniker, Mountain Max. Rejoice, legions of diehard Blue!

More Snowmobile Sales in Snowy USA than Canada Last Winter

A snowy winter in much of the snowmobile community powered snowmobile sales to increase worldwide to 133,081 new sleds sold this past year.

What Is the Future of Mountain Snowmobile Technology?

Mountain sleds have come a long way in the last 15 years. In that time, they’ve evolved from glorified trail sleds into specialized, mountain-slaying weapons. But just when sledders might begin to…

Why Spring Check Is so Important This Year If You Want a New Sled

For model year 2020, Polaris, Ski-Doo and Arctic Cat are taking this approach to a new level, with more at stake than ever before. They’re creating scarcity and putting their customers to…