Columbia Valley Hotshot photo

Sledding into the sunset, near Invermere, B.C.
A man sits on his snowmobile amidst towering mountain peaks filled with snow.

Top 8 places to snowmobile in the Kootenay Rockies

Here’s a list of the top 8 locations to go snowmobiling in B.C.’s Kootenay Rockies

by Kyle Born
Shelby Ingram wears a pink snowsuit while sitting on a snowmobile with her one-year-old son, Mason Chomica.
Snowmobiling safety,

Snowmobiling with an infant—it can be done!

Shelby Ingram, snowmobiling mom in Radium Hot Springs, details what is required to take a small child on a sled ride

by Kyle Born
Three snowmobilers pose in a meadow as snow falls around them.
Columbia Valley, BC

Organization leads to trophies for the Windermere Valley Snowmobile Society

Gary Prosser, president of the Windermere Valley Snowmobile Society in Invermere, B.C., has led his club to two distinctive honours

by Kyle Born
The staff of Toby Creek Adventures pose in front of a cabin with the name of the business on it.
Columbia Valley, BC

Toby Creek Adventures is officially Outstanding

Toby Creek Adventures in Panorama, B.C., is an Excellence Award-winner for Outstanding Promotion and Development of Snowmobiling

by Kyle Born
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
Brandon Barrett spreads his arms like an eagle as he soars over a huge jump.
Columbia Valley, BC

Deep in the trees and high in the sky

Brandon Barrett is a technical rider who’s also known around Radium Hot Springs for his huge air antics.

by Trish Drinkle
Snow billowing behind a snowmobiler who was jumping and the Bugaboo spires in the distance.

Sledding into Radium’s thin air

Snowmobiling around Radium Hot Springs, B.C., was an experience this writer won’t soon forget.

by Kirsten Armleder
Sledding in Radium Hot Springs, B.C.

Where to get snowmobile trail passes and maps for Radium Hot Springs, B.C.

Going sledding around Radium Hot Springs, B.C.? Here's what you need to know before you go.

by Kirsten Armleder
Shelby and Dean Ingram of Edgewater, B.C.
Columbia Valley, BC

The dad-and-daughter bond

Father and daughter Dean and Shelby Ingram both love winter

by Marie Milner
Snowmobilers riding along a glacier in the mountains.
Columbia Valley, BC

From glaciers to hot springs

Radium Hot Springs, B.C., offers mountain sledders exceptional high terrain riding and natural hot springs.

by Trish Drinkle
Scenic photo of big snow covered mountains.
Columbia Valley, BC

Go for the sledding, stay for the hot springs

A couple from Cranbrook, B.C., saw what is drawing sledders to Radium Hot Springs

by Kirsten Armleder
Columbia Valley, BC

Play in alpine bowls and deep powder

In the area around Radium Hot Springs, B.C., the local club maintains an area up Forester Creek that is very popular.

by Karen Kornelsen
Man on a snowmobile
Columbia Valley, BC

Grinning cheek to cheek

Scott Barsby's favourite rides are on Forester Creek Trail, just outside Radium Hot Springs, B.C.

by Lisa Crane

Snowmobile-friendly businesses near Columbia Valley