5 students demonstrating the conveyor shovel method.

A mountain rider’s mindset

While avalanche skills training is a must, there are many other human factors that can make or break your time in the mountains.
Hotshots Exploding through the snow

A rider explodes through the snow at Clemina Creek, just outside of Valemount.

Contests Enter to win tickets to the WSI Snowmobile Freestyle Event World Snowmobile Invasion tickets

SnoRiders is giving away tickets to this snowmobile freestyle event where riders like Levi Levallee, Daniel Bodin, Colton Moore, Sam Rogers and Dane Ferguson have been invited to perform.

Ride On! Sam Rogers backflipping a snowmobile. One-on-one with Sam Rogers

It’s hard to recognize him when he’s upside down in the air on a sled, but Sam Rogers is the rider who’s on the front cover of the Winter 2014/2015 issue of SnoRiders magazine.

Gearboxx Carbon Fiber 509 Evolution helmet

What is hailed as the most anticipated helmet in the history of the snowmobile industry has just been launched by 509 Inc.—and in time for the 2012-2013 riding season. Weighing in at only 1,240 grams, or 2.73 pounds, the new Carbon Fiber 509 Evolution helmet is designed to be lightweight for the wearer—yet it is durable enough to withstand the harshest of winter conditions, according to the company.

The four-piece band from Alberta, Boom Chucka Boys.

The Boom Chucka Boys playing Western Canadian Festival

The Boom Chucka Boys are headlining the Western Canadian Festival on Day 3 of the 2015 World Snowmobile Invasion (WSI) in Whitecourt, Alberta.
December 2014 | Kirsten Armleder
Valemount, B.C. versus Hudson Bay,

SledTown ShowDown: Valemount vs. Swan Valley/Swan River

The two most popular snowmobiling destinations in Western Canada will face-off in Round 6 of the SledTown ShowDown contest.
December 2014 | Kirsten Armleder
Image of Ladies’ Adventurer Jacket

Ladies’ Adventurer Jacket by Choko Design

Stay warm and cozy on the trails this winter with the Ladies’ Adventurer Jacket by Choko Design.
Choko Design

WSI to feature paintings from a Whitecourt artist

Riders participating in the rally at the 2015 World Snowmobile Invasion in Whitecourt, Alberta, will get to see the work of a local artist.
December 2014 | Kirsten Armleder

Whitecourt to host CCSO 2015 spring meeting

How well do you know your snowmobiling? Here’s a quick question: what does CCSO stand for?
December 2014 | Kirsten Armleder

Top 4 sledding destinations in Western Canada

Here are the top four snowmobiling destinations in Western Canada, as chosen by our readers.
December 2014 | Kirsten Armleder
Levi LaVallee doing a backflip at snocross.

No limits for Levi LaVallee

One of the world’s most iconic snowmobilers will make his freestyle debut in Western Canada in February 2015.
November 2014 | Kirsten Armleder
sledder in Fort Nelson

Fort Nelson sledding is sublime

This northern B.C. community is blessed with some amazing snowmobiling areas.
November 2014 | Danielle Cameron
Snowmobilers looking down at a fjord in Norway.

Snowmobiling in: Norway

In this week's World Snowmobile Invasion (WSI) blog, we take a look at Norway—one of the six countries being represented at the upcoming WSI in Whitecourt, Alberta.
November 2014 | Kirsten Armleder
Person riding snowmobile

City of Cranbrook

If you're looking for a place to snowmobile with deep powder and magnificent views, you need to look no further than Cranbrook.
July 2014
Snowmobiling in the trees

County of St. Paul

The County of St. Paul is where the mountains of snow and miles of trails await you.
November 2014