Vintage snowmobilers at CPTC.
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Old Sled Sighting: amazing vintage snowmobile parade at The Canadian Power Toboggan Championships

The Canadian Power Toboggan Championships is the longest-running snowmobile race in the world.

A vintage 1981 Chrysler Sno-Runner.
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Old Sled Sighting—1981 Chrysler Sno-Runner (Part 3)

Weighing only 80 pounds, the Sno-Runner could be easily disassembled and fit in the trunk of a car.

Snowmobiles belonging to Jeff Tanach and Rick Rivers from St. Andrew's, Manitoba.
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Old Sled Sighting – Raider Double Eagle and Trail Roamer (Part 2)

Jeff Tanach and Rick Rivers of St. Andrew’s Manitoba own an amazing collection of Raider, Manta, and Trail Roamer snowmobiles.

1984 Manta sled, black and white in colour.
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Old Sled Sighting: 1985 Manta & Trail Roamer snowmobiles (Part 1)

"The sleds," says Jeff Tanach, "are regular fixtures at local vintage sled shows here and they always draw a crowd."

Picture of orange Moto-Ski
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Old Sled Sighting: 1979 Moto-Ski Futura and Yamaha Enticer Deluxe

Our Old Sled Zone posting last week inspired one of our readers to forward us pictures of his own vintage Yamaha Enticer plus a Moto-Ski Futura.

An old beauty - a Yamaha 340.
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Old Sled Sighting—70’s Yamaha Enticer ET Deluxe

The Yamaha ET 340 Deluxe—deluxe because it had electric start—was a machine to be reckoned with on the snowmobile trails in 1970's.

A vintage powder-blue Sno-Jet sled.
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Old Sled Sighting: “Big Blue” 1970’s Sno-Jet

Sno-Jet was one of the many early snowmobiles that was created and manufactured in Canada.

by Keith Powell
A 1970's kiddie-sized Sno Cub by Yardman.
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Old Sled Sighting: 1970’s Sno Cub by Yardman

A snowmobile designed by a lawnmower company? That's exactly how the Sno Cub sled came about.

Picture of 13-year old Sue Thomas, sitting on snowmobile and holding trophy.
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Old Sled Sighting (Yukon)—‘70’s Racin’ Ski-Doo Elan

SnoRiders reader Sue Thomas shares fond memories of her little 12 hp 1970 Ski-Doo Elan.

The Eggleton Power Toboggan was created in Raymore, Saskatchewan by Gordon Eggleton, somewhat similar to the one reader Cal Carter remembers.
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Old Sled Sighting (sort of): Snow Machine Toboggan—one forward gear and three reverse…go figure!

Here’s a great old sled story we received from SnoRider reader Cal Carter, who shares his memories of the 'snow machine toboggan' made with his Uncle.

A bright yellow vintage Ski-Doo 399 Olympic Nordic.
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Old Sled Sighting—1969/70 Ski-Doo 399 Olympic Nordic

In an earlier column, we featured the 1972 Ski-Doo Nordic 440—this week we feature the late 1960's or early 1970's Ski-Doo 399 Olympic Nordic.

A Polaris Autoboggan.
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Old Sled Sighting: Grandpa Hap Yaworski tells the story of taking the old Autoboggan camping

Five guys and a load of camping gear was no trouble for the good 'ol Autoboggan sled!

Ski-Doo 440 T'NT sled.
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Old Sled Sighting—1978 Ski Doo 440 T’NT

SnoRiders reader Derek was kind enough to send us some more photos of this impressive, all-original 1978 440 T'NT.

1968 fully restored Herters snowmobile.
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Old Sled Sighting: WOW! What a restoration—‘68 Herters looks brand new!

SnoRiders reader John Samolis shares details of his 1968 Herters snowmobile restoration project.

A vintage Yamaha Phazer.
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Old Sled Sighting: 1980’s Yamaha Phazer, “the sled that began a new era of snowmobiling”

The Phazer was developed to offer real sports riding in a variety of conditions.

A rusty and dented Polaris TX 250 snowmobile.
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Old Sled Sighting: The Ultimate “Rat” Sled – 1970’s Polaris TX 250

Anyone ready to tackle the ultimate restoration project?