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Tyler Fitzpatrick was proud to break in his new sled in Barrhead, Alberta.
Riders enjoy the trails around St. Paul, Alberta.
Alberta Central

Trip planner: What you need to know before snowmobiling in Alberta’s Lakeland region

Trail maps, top snowmobile trails, club contacts and other useful information for planning a snowmobile trip to the Lakeland region.

by Danielle Cameron
The interior/showroom of BOS Motorsports.
SledLife, Alberta Central

BOS Motorsports: Rising from the ashes

BOS Motorsports is continually growing despite a fire that consumed the business within months of its inception.

by Trish Drinkle
Chris Coosemans is high in the air on his snowmobile

Explore the diversity of Northern Alberta

Alberta’s Lakeland region has multiple terrains to ride, such as farmland, bush, cutlines and hills to climb

by Kyle Born
Monte Smith puts the Tundra through its paces, playing along the trails north of Whitecourt.
Whitecourt, AB

Photos from the Snowmobile Capital of Alberta

Whitecourt has earned its shining reputation as one of the leading sled towns in the province.

by Danielle Cameron
Whitecourt, AB

2017 marks 37 years of organized snowmobiling in Whitecourt, Alberta

The sled scene has prospered thanks to the work of the Whitecourt Trailblazers

by Kirsten Armleder
Two snowmobilers from Whitecourt, Alberta
Whitecourt, AB

Come ride with us in Whitecourt, Alberta

With the promise of extra snowfall across Alberta this winter, Whitecourt’s Carson Trail-Carson Lake loop is sure to showcase this small town’s beauty

by Jillian Clark
The North Loop, while longer, offers more scenery and wildelife than the West Loop.
Westlock, AB

Come ride with us in Westlock, Alberta

The Pembina Drift Busters invite snowmobilers to play on their Main Loop trail in Westlock, Alberta.

by Jillian Clark
Cyril and Alex sell raffle tickets.
Whitecourt, AB

Whitecourt rad rider: Cyril Lanctot

Whitecourt Trailblazers member Cyril Lanctot receives Lifetime Achievement Award from ASA

by Jillian Clark
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
Roger Yvon craves high-octane euphoria, and Yellowhead County doles it out.
Yellowhead County, AB

Snowmobiling: Motocross with skis

Roger Yvon craves high-octane euphoria, and Yellowhead County doles it out

by Kyle Born
“People having a more and more pleasurable experience makes snowmobiling sustainable.”
Cold Lake, AB

What does 50 years of selling snowmobiles teach us?

Jerry Bidulock has been selling snowmobiles for 50 years. If anyone is qualified to forecast what’s next for our favourite pastime, it’s Bidulock.

by Kyle Born
“I love the freedom. Hop on and the world is your oyster.”
Cold Lake, AB

This lone wolf soars like an eagle

Chris Coosemans cruises across Cold Lake, Alberta

by Kyle Born
Dale Davis has maintained the snowmobile trails in Westlock, Alberta for many years.
Westlock, AB

Longevity, reliability and a moose: The story of Dale Davis

Dale Davis has been riding and maintaining trails around Westlock for over 30 years

by Kyle Born
Whitecourt, AB

Taking the snow less travelled

Having lived in Woodlands County pretty much his entire life, Tyler Ramstead knows exactly where to go to find the freshies.

by Kirsten Armleder
Maryann Chichak on a red and white Polaris snowmobile.
Whitecourt, AB

Meet the mayor of sledsville

Maryann Chichak is a great ambassador of snowmobiling as well as the Whitecourt Trailblazers snowmobile club.

by Kirsten Armleder
Kids at the snowmobile shelter in Edson.
Yellowhead County, AB

Meet the Edson Snow Seekers

Looking after the trails around Yellowhead County, the Edson Snow Seekers are an amazing asset.

by Danielle Cameron
Looking over a sledder's shoulder at the trail going through heavily wooded forest.
Whitecourt, AB

Alberta’s must-ride circle tour

The Golden Triangle Trail is a well-marked and maintained trail that takes sledders through the heart of Woodlands County.

by Kirsten Armleder
A snowmobile trail groomer in Edson.
Yellowhead County, AB

Where to get snowmobile trail maps and passes for Edson, Alberta

If you're planning a snowmobile trip to Edson, Alberta, here's what you should know about trail passes and maps.

by Kirsten Armleder
Looking over the handlebars at a steep climb on a snowmobile.
Yellowhead County, AB

Sledding, west-central style

In the shadow of Alberta's North Rockies lies an expansive land of dense forest, wide open fields and snow-covered foothills.

by Kirsten Armleder