British Columbia Hotshot photo

Justin Boehm carves the Coal Creek landscape on a pristine, sunny day.
SledLife,

Winners of the 2016-2017 Hotshots photo contest

Here are the seven best snowmobiling photos from our Hotshots contest that were sent in during winter 2016-2017 season.

by Kirsten Armleder
Three Ski-Doo's lined up on top of the mountain.
Meet the Rider,

Sledding into the sunrise

The story behind Nathan Livingston’s predawn snowmobiling photo from the Rocky Point riding area.

by Kirsten Armleder
BC's network of off-road vehicle-friendly backcountry trails is getting a boost!
SnoRiders Insider, British Columbia

Off-road vehicle fees to help fund trail upgrades, enhance rural economies

The ORV Trail Management Sub-Account is financed through a portion of fees ORV owners pay to ICBC when registering their vehicles.

A snowmobiler blasts through fresh powder in Renshaw near McBride, B.C.
Meet the Rider, McBride, BC

“To me, it means the world”

Sledding is more than mere hobby for Cynthia Rougoor of Edmonton, Alberta.

by Kirsten Armleder
Carl Kuster sidehilling in Sicamous, B.C.
SledLife, Sicamous, BC

Carl Kuster lands the front cover of SnoRiders magazine

Photographer Ryen Dunford explains how he got this shot.

by Kirsten Armleder
A snowmobiler is on a trail, facing a snowcat, and has no room to pass by.
SledLife, Kootenay Rockies, BC

A path to sharing the backcountry

All recreationists should be conscientious backcountry citizens

by Mark Stevens
sledder riding fields of fresh powder in Valemount backcountry.
Valemount, BC

Valemount giveth white gold

Hard against the Rocky, Monashee and Cariboo mountain ranges is the village of Valemount and one of B.C.’s richest mines for white gold.

by Kirsten Armleder
Rylan Hladun takes to the air in Houston on his Arctic Cat.
Houston, BC

Houston: A groovy place to ride since the ’70s

The Houston Snowmobile Club’s roots stem from the ’70s

by Kyle Born
The club and some local riders break trail into Wolverine.
Tumbler Ridge, BC

Building a community for sledders

The Tumbler Ridge Ridge Riders has a history of overcoming challenges and building a close-knit snowmobiling family.

by Danielle Cameron
Rob Alford shredding the pow in Sicamous.
Sicamous, BC

From humble beginnings to award-winning snowmobiling

How the Eagle Valley Snowmobile Club went from grassroots organization to caretaker of an award-winning snowmobiling domain.

by Gord Bushell
Jason Ribi lays down fresh tracks in Sicamous.
Sicamous, BC

The secret’s out and Sicamous reigns supreme

Find out why snowmobilers are flocking by the thousands to the once-sleepy village of Sicamous, B.C.

by Kirsten Armleder
Billy Stevens snowmobiling with the sunset behind him.
SledLife, Nelson and Kaslo, BC

Billy Stevens is a legacy of the lens

The grandson of professional Nelson photographer Art Stevens is bringing his family legacy into the snowmobile world.

by Kirsten Armleder
A group of snowmobilers on bc mountains.
British Columbia

Top 10 best places to snowmobile in B.C.

SnoRiders presents a list of the top 10 best places to go snowmobiling in B.C.

by Kirsten Armleder
Two women standing on the top of a mountain looking at snow covered peaks in the distance.
SledLife, Nanaimo, BC

At the helm of a new shredworthy vessel

Whether she is behind the bars of her new sled or at the helm of her boat, captain Laura Rasmussen is always on the lookout for fresh adventure.

by Kirsten Armleder
Snowmobiling in Smithers this winter? Don't miss these top trails.
Smithers, BC

Choose from the epic snowmobile trails in Smithers

Snowmobiling in Smithers this winter? Don't miss these top trails.

by Danielle Cameron
Brad Baber needed to be rescued by helicopter after a nasty snowmobile accident.
Snowmobiling safety, Kootenay Rockies, BC

How prepared are you for a snowmobiling disaster?

Brad Baber got tangled up in a nasty wreck. He could have lost his life without the necessary gear.

by Kyle Born