Cranbrook Hotshot photo

Doug Hogg's daughter got to ride on a sled for the first time in the Lumberton area, on November 28, 2012. She was using her mother's 2011 Arctic Cat M6 and enjoying the untracked powder and sunshine.
Trip planner: What you need to know before snowmobiling in Cranbrook, B.C.

Trial maps, top snowmobile trails, club contacts and other useful information you can use before planning a snowmobile trip to Cranbrook, B.C.

A group of Snowmobile Riders.
Cranbrook, BC

The Cranbrook Snowmobile Club has been maintaining local trails for three decades

The Cranbrook Snowmobile Club has been maintaining local trails for three decades

by Kirsten Armleder
Picture of an old Moto-Ski snowmobile sitting on top of a storage container.
SnoRiders Insider, Cranbrook, BC

Old Sled Sighting – The Ultimate Hood Ornament?

SnoRiders is always on the lookout for vintage sleds, and spotted this one perched on top of a storage container in a local industrial park.

Chris Doratty on his sled looking up at a chute.
Cranbrook, BC

Top-rated trails and technical mountain terrain

Cranbrook’s most popular sledding area offers quick access to groomed trails, powder-laden lakes and high alpine riding.

by Kirsten Armleder
Snowmobiler carving fresh powder around Cranbrook.
Cranbrook, BC

Where to get snowmobile trail passes and maps for Cranbrook, B.C.

Where to get snowmobile trail passes and maps for Cranbrook, B.C.

by Kirsten Armleder
Snowmobiling in the Chute near Cranbrook.
Cranbrook, BC

The Cranbrook fave five

A sampling of snowmobiling in Cranbrook, B.C., with five of the author’s favourite photos.

by Kirsten Armleder
A snow scene with the Chilean pine tree.
SledLife, Cranbrook, BC

Snowmobiling in South America?

Brandon Scott spent his summer vacation snowmobiling in the Andes Mountains of South America.

by Trish Drinkle
A woman on a snowmobile.
Cranbrook, BC

First rides and then some

Lumberton is ideal for first-timers, families and everyone else who loves good snow, great scenery and groomed trails

by Kirsten Armleder
A young man sitting on a black sled with his wheelchair beside him.
SledLife, Cranbrook, BC

Back on the sled: Erin McBrearty’s life after injury

Back on the sled: Erin McBrearty’s life after injury

by Kirsten Armleder
A man spreading his arms at the top of a mountain.
Cranbrook, BC

Showcasing Cranbrook snowmobilers

Local rider Sheldon Kelly spent last winter riding with and filming Cranbrook sledders for his movie Winter Nutz 5.

by Kirsten Armleder
A snowmobiler in a black helmet on a black and white sled.
Cranbrook, BC

Spoiled for choice

Snowmobilers in Cranbrook are spoiled for choice.

by Kirsten Armleder
A person in black helmet and jacket on a blue and yellow Ski-Doo snowmobile.
SledLife, Cranbrook, BC

’Tis the season of firsts

SnoRiders staff member heads out for an early season ride in the Lumberton sledding area near Cranbrook, B.C.

by Kirsten Armleder
two snowmobiles in a snowy, treed area
Cranbrook, BC

Endless trails for sledders in Cranbrook

If you're looking for a place to snowmobile with deep powder and magnificent views, you need to look no further than Cranbrook, B.C.

by Karen Kornelsen
Man snowmobiling
Cranbrook, BC

Sledding safely in Kimberley

Kimberley Snowmobile Adventures offers epic snowmobiling tours safely

by Lisa Crane
Cranbrook, BC

Sweet and sticky

Wayne Donald of Kimberley, B.C., ended up stuck up a chute while snowmobiling one day—but managed to finish off a day of sweet sledding.

by Sheila Milloy
Cranbrook, BC

Toboggans and traplines to technology

Bob Plant of Kimberley, B.C., will tell you straight up that every day out snowmobiling is a best day ever. His wife, Jackie, agrees.

by Sheila Milloy
Cranbrook, BC

An awesome weekend

A family sledding trip to Lumberton is the perfect way to sample B.C. trails.

by Dwayne Brandly
Cranbrook, BC

The sledding bride

This committed snowmobiler honoured her favourite sport in her wedding photos.

Cranbrook, BC

A long-standing member

Kathy Eliuk has been a member of the Cranbrook Snowmobile Club for more than 30 years, and is proud of it.

Snowmobile-friendly businesses near Cranbrook