Kristen Mitchell

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Kristen enjoys motorsports as well as winter sports—but has yet to combine the two. Writing for SnoRiders magazine allows her to look forward to a time when she can take the opportunity to make this a reality. Meanwhile, you can find her on motorcycles in the summer, and snowboarding in the winter.

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Snowmobiling in the Waskesiu Wilderness Region near Elkridge Resort.
Prince Albert, SK

Trip planner: What you need to know before snowmobiling in Waskesiu region, SK

Trial maps, top snowmobile trails, club contacts and other useful information you can use before planning a snowmobile trip to Waskesiu region, SK

by Kristen Mitchell
A snowmobiler travels down a groomed trail in the St. Paul region of Alberta.
St. Paul, AB

A lot of miles to be made

Jerry Bidulock of St. Paul, Alberta, has ridden snowmobiles all over Canada, but finds the riding at home offers something for everyone.

by Kristen Mitchell
Jerry Bidulock (front) loves winter exploring from his Ski-Doo
Meet the Rider

Jerry Bidulock

For Jerry Bidulock of St. Paul, Alberta, an early love of snowmobiling has directed his career, his passions and the adventures he favours.

by Kristen Mitchell
Snowmobiles travel down the Iron Horse Trail near St. Paul, Alberta
Iron Horse Trail, AB

Enjoy Alberta’s Iron Horse Trail

Sledders will find diverse landscapes, laid-back riding, additional trail systems and lots to do on the Iron Horse Trail.

by Kristen Mitchell
Sledders pause during a bluebird day in Alberta's Lakeland region.
Lac la Biche, AB

Endless riding in Alberta’s Lakeland

With an expanse of cut lines, power lines and pipelines, the Lakeland area of Alberta around Lac la Biche is a dream for any adventurous snowmobiler.

by Kristen Mitchell
Snowmobilers come down the trail at Manitoba's annual Sled for Eternity event.
SledLife, Manitoba

Sledding for Eternity in Manitoba

The eighth annual Sled for Eternity event, hosted by Teen Challenge, will give snowmobilers another wonderful ride in 2015.

by Kristen Mitchell
A snowmobile trail groomer is sitting in front of the Pepper Hill Cabin near Edson, Alberta.
Meet the Rider

Mitchell Kiland

As a groomer operator, Mitchell Kiland loves getting out on the trails around Edson, Alberta, with his family.

by Kristen Mitchell
Snowmobilers stop for a break on the trail to Pepper Hill Cabin near Edson, Alberta, on the way to Silver Summit ski area.
Yellowhead County, AB

Family-friendly riding galore

Thanks to the Edson Sno-Seekers, many kilometres of trail can take any rider around Yellowhead County.

by Kristen Mitchell
Riders enjoy riding on a lake in the Lakeland Snowmobile club region.
Prince Albert, SK

Hit the trails together in Saskatchewan

Marg Clair of Lakeland Snowmobile Club has long been involved in keeping the trails ready for riders of all levels.

by Kristen Mitchell
The Greenstone Lake shelter in Logan Lake is perched on a beautiful lookout.
Logan Lake, BC

Family fun at Logan Lake

After growing up on a sled around Logan Lake, Bob Van Tongeren knows all the best winter places to discover.

by Kristen Mitchell
A line-up of sledders are parked on a ridge near Swan River, Manitoba.
Swan River, MB

Sledding for all in the Swan Valley

With a strong club, scenic trails and wide-open spaces, the area around Swan River in Manitoba is a popular destination for snowmobiles.

by Kristen Mitchell
A group of sledders are gathered around Green Lake Shelter in Duck Mountain Provincial Park, Saskatchewan.
Duck Mountain Provincial Park, SK

Lots to ride in eastern Saskatchewan

Anyone sledding around Kamsack and Duck Mountain Provincial Park will find a near-endless network of trails to discover.

by Kristen Mitchell
Marcel Dalpe shreds his Ski-Doo through a clearing near Hudson Bay, Saskatchewan.
Meet the Rider

Marcel Dalpe

Marcel Dalpe from Hudson Bay, Saskatchewan

by Kristen Mitchell
Marcel Dalpe shreds along a break in the trees near Hudson Bay, Saskatchewan.
Hudson Bay, SK

Where to play in Hudson Bay

With a stellar trail system and excellent snow conditions, Hudson Bay is a great destination for snowmobilers old and young.

by Kristen Mitchell
Kristien Larouche jumps his Polaris sled on a mountain slope.
SledLife

Ride another day

Kristien Larouche of Alberta is serious about sledding, safety and growing his sport

by Kristen Mitchell
A yellow groomer comes down a trail with trees on both sides. Danny Smyl is driving.
St. Paul, AB

Outside and involved in St. Paul

For Danny Smyl of St. Paul, Alberta, giving back is an important piece of participating in snowmobiling

by Kristen Mitchell
A row of vintage sleds are lined up at Elk Point's annual Vintage Snowmobile Rally.

Outdoor-driven in Elk Point

The Elk Point Trail Riders are a small club with a big spirit and lots of riding inspiration.

by Kristen Mitchell
A group of riders pause with their sleds in a cabin next to forest.
Whitecourt, AB

Riding Whitecourt: Alberta’s sledding destination

Whitecourt has an active snowmobile club that makes sure there is plenty of trail and that it’s all well maintained.

by Kristen Mitchell
A group stand in a snowy field around a green snowmobile.
Whiteshell Provincial Park, MB

Fun, friends, food and sledding for a cause

Teen Challenge is getting ready to hold its successful fundraising event, Sled for Eternity, in Manitoba

by Kristen Mitchell
A large group of sleds gather around a cabin, seen from above.

Get somewhere in Fort Qu’Appelle

A family-friendly network of trails around Fort Qu’Appelle, Saskatchewan, gives sledders plenty to explore all winter long.

by Kristen Mitchell