SledTown ShowDown 2017 Image.
SledTown ShowDown It’s back—the celebrated 2017 SledTown ShowDown contest

Vote for your favourite snowmobiling destination in the 3rd annual SledTown ShowDown contest.

Map of Canada, showing winter forecast.
SnoRiders Insider, Yukon Canada winter forecast: Snowy season to yield best snowmobiling conditions in years

Stormy weather is in the forecast for British Columbia and the Canadian Rockies this winter, while the Prairies face bitter cold.

Picture of snow field.
SnoRiders Insider, Alberta Alberta Snowmobile Association to provide free avalanche training

ASA Members will have their AST training paid for this season

That’s not the sunrise coming over the mountain—that’s avalanche control being carried out by a Gazex exploder detonating at Kootenay Pass.
Snowmobiling safety, Kootenay Rockies, BC Here comes the BOOM! Avalanche control is on the scene and blowing it up

A behind-the-scenes look at the essential work of an avalanche controller

by Kyle Born
A vintage 1970's Ski-Doo T'NT snowmobile.
Old Sled Zone Old Sled Sighting—’70 Ski-Doo T’NT 340

These old T’NT’s had a reputation for being workhorses as well as being tough as nails.

David Johnson, one of the original founders of Polaris.
SnoRiders Insider David Johnson, co-founder of Polaris had strong ties to the Canadian market

Polaris started to experiment with the manufacture of single track snow machines and this is where David Johnson's Canadian connection comes in.

This club hosts several family snowmobile events in Dawson Creek.
The Paradise Valley Snowmobile Association

Dawson Creek's snowmobile club is dedicated to improving the local trails.

by Danielle Cameron
Cover of SnoRiders magazine.
SnoRiders Insider Top 10 reasons to use magazine advertising

Magazine advertising provides more opportunities for connection that its more buzz-worthy counterparts, like digital and TV.

Gear Thunderstruck 15 is a great all-arounder

Everything from jumps and drops to chute climbing and tree riding, Thunderstruck 15 has got all the backcountry snowmobiling bases covered.

by Kirsten Armleder
Schmier on the right accepting his award.
SnoRiders Insider Jerry Schmier, long-time BRP dealer and snowmobile advocate, inducted into Hall of Fame

Schmier was a true pioneer in the West Yellowstone Montana area, creating a Ski-Doo dealership and motel to serve the Yellowstone National Park area.

Gear Braaap 16 “Over the Edge” movie review

If you love big airs and gnarly drops, then Braaap 16 "Over the Edge" is the snowmobiling movie you'll want to watch this fall.

by Kirsten Armleder
A big group of sledders gathered in front of a snowmobile cabin.
Whitecourt, AB Club profile: Whitecourt Trailblazers

The Whitecourt Trailblazers Snowmobile Club is a grassroots organization that thinks big.

by Kirsten Armleder
Picture of Transamerican truck.
SnoRiders Insider Polaris Industries Inc. announces agreement to acquire Transamerican Auto Parts

Transamerican Auto Parts Company (TAP) is a leader in the highly fragmented and growing $10+ billion Jeep and truck accessory market.

SledTown ShowDown How Houston and Yorkton became popular, in a SledTown sorta’ way

Looking back on last year’s SledTown contest and what it means to win.

by Kirsten Armleder
Group of snowmobilers
The Scoop Eleven simple mistakes that can ruin a good day of riding

Speaking from years of experience, Trish Drinkle presents 11 common mistakes of sledders and how to avoid them

by Trish Drinkle
Smithers, BC Club profile: Smithers Snowmobile Association

With five different mountain sledding zones to care for, the Smithers Snowmobile Association is a busy, hardworking club.

by Kirsten Armleder
Club profile: Calling Lakes Cruisers

The Calling Lakes Cruisers look after 293.5 kilometres of trails around Fort Qu’Appelle, Saskatchewan.

by Kirsten Armleder