Manitoba Hotshot photo

"I live up in Flin Flon, Manitoba, and I love to ride! Cat walks and playing in deep snow is what I live to do. I ride a 2014 Polaris Assault Switchback 600 - made it a 151 and geared it down and clutched a lot!"
A group of snowmobiles congregate to take a break and visit.
Snowmobiling safety, Manitoba

International Snowmobile Safety Week: January 18-26, 2020

Snowmobile Clubs are encouraged to invite local representatives from the business community to go snowmobiling with them and show them our known, safe riding st

by Ed Klim, President of the International Snowmobile Manufacturers Association
Snowmobiling poster
Club News, Snoman

Volunteerism 101

New resources to help you get and retain volunteers

by Yvonne Rideout
A snowmobile glides up a mountain as the sun casts shadows in the distance.
Snowmobiling safety, Manitoba

The Safe Riders! You Make Snowmobiling Safe campaign is underway

International Snowmobile Safety Week is January 18-26, 2020

by Ed Klim, President, International Snowmobile Manufacturers Association
Theo Vanderzwan is a man of many talents. He’s very picky when it comes to the condition of snowmobile trails.
Club News, Snoman

Manitoba Club News: Lee River Snow Riders

Vanderzwan is the grooming director of the Lee River Snow Riders and he’s absolutely hands-on when it comes to ensuring safe and smooth trails for snowmobilers

by Brian Ross
The Thunder & Ice Snowmobile Club's trails have unmatched beauty.
Club News, Snoman

Manitoba Club News: Thunder & Ice Snowmobile Club

We are pleased to announce that we are adding three more warm-up shelters to our trails

by Gavin Clark, president
The winners at the Snoman Excellence Awards.
Club News, Snoman

Manitoba Club News: AGM and 9th Annual Congress

Snoman handed out their Excellence Awards at their AGM and 9th Annual Congress

by Alan Butler
Snoman's AGM and 9th Annual Congress took place on November 1 and 2, 2019. The Snoman Scholarship for $2,000 was awarded to Connor Yarema from the Interlake Snow Trackers.
Club News, Snoman

Manitoba Club News: Message from the President

Alan Butler, president of Snoman, details the new interactive Snoman Trail App.

by Alan Butler
MLAs Shannon Martin, Sarah Guillemard, Dennis Smook and Greg Nesbitt  took part in the 3rd Annual Making Tracks ride on February 15, 2019.
Club News, Snoman

Manitoba Club News: Making Tracks 2019

Snoman was pleased to host the 3rd Annual Making Tracks ride along with the North Star Hill Climbers

by Yvonne Rideout
Salty's Shelter is west of Dauphin.
Club News, Snoman

Manitoba Club News: Dauphin & District Snowmobile Club

The Dauphin & District Snowmobile Club has purchased a new groomer

by Murray Lennartz
The old TCT signs need replacing.
Club News, Klondike Snowmobile Association

KSA Club News: What’s in a name?

Trans Canada Trail is responsible for facilitating the planning and development of The Great Trail, working closely with provincial/ territorial partners

by Mark Daniels, KSA President
On September 12, Alan Butler participated in the “STARS Rescue on the Island.
Club News, Snoman

Manitoba Club News: Future is busy

Snoman is active in strategic planning and many events

by Alan Butler
sleds lined up ready to head out on the trails
The Pas, MB

Don’t pass on The Pas

Come to this Manitoba sledder’s playground for open spaces, lakeside rides and seemingly endless terrain

by Danielle Cameron
people sledding into a forest
Swan River, MB

Swan Valley brings the snow

This Manitoba sledding zone has been a frequent Rider’s Choice Award winner

by Danielle Cameron
Five people ride three vintage snowmobiles in a Manitoba field.
Manitoba

This retro dad harkens to a time of old school sledding and inspirational parenting

Jeff MacAulay restores vintage sleds to take his family on outings through Rock Lake, Manitoba, and beyond

by Kyle Born
The Old Farmer’s Almanac weather map of Canada for winter 2019-2020.
SledLife, Manitoba

The Old Farmer’s Almanac releases forecast for winter

The forecast for winter 2018-2019 looks splendid in the prairies and chilly in southern B.C., according to The Old Farmer’s Almanac

by Kyle Born
Snowmobile racer Jordan Wahl is jettisoned from his snowmobile during a spectacular crash.

Take splendid snowmobile pics with these marvellous tips

Darryl Gershman, snowmobile ice oval racing photographer, displays his best action shots from CPTC Raceplex in Beausejour, Manitoba

by Kyle Born
A group of Flin Flon riders gather at a checkpoint on Trail 400 at the recent Frozen Aces Poker Derby.
Northern Manitoba

Flin Flon: A chill place to sled at your own pace

Dwayne Wenger, Border Explorers Snowmobile Club co-ordinator and groomer operator, suggests riders take it easy in Flin Flon, Manitoba

by Kyle Born
Jim Cottingham grooms trails for the Snowtraxx Snowmobile Club in Foxwarren, Manitoba.
Swan River, MB

Dedication leads to recognition for Manitoba groomer operator Jim Cottingham

Jim Cottingham is the 2018 Canadian Council of Snowmobile Organization’s National Excellence Award winner for Groomer Operator of the Year

by Kyle Born
A snowmobile wrapped around a tree. Picture used for Manitoba's Snoman Speed Kills Campaign.
Snowmobiling safety, Manitoba

Speed Kills: The latest campaign from Manitoba’s Snoman

This campaign encourages Manitoba snowmobilers to slow down, in an effort to decrease the number of yearly rider fatalities.

by Zoë Dupley
Lorne Larson takes the family out for a vintage ride and wiener roast in Lloydminster, Alberta.
SledLife,

Hankerin’ for munchies: these are the best snacks to eat while sledding

Of all the meals, snacks and munchies to eat on the snowmobile trail, these are the most popular across Western Canada

by Kyle Born