Manitoba Hotshot photo

Charlene Isfeld embraces her passion for snowmobiling on the Manitoba terrain.
The Old Farmer’s Almanac weather map of Canada for winter 2021-2022.
SledLife, Manitoba

The Old Farmer’s Almanac releases forecast for winter

The forecast for winter 2021-2022: Snow will fall at a near-normal, average amount from coast to coast, according to The Old Farmer’s Almanac

by Kyle Born
A man and little girl ride a black snowmobile on the plains in Manitoba.
Meet the Rider, Manitoba

What is it like to be a powersports dealer?

Dan Militere, sales manager for Throttle Connection in Winnipeg, Manitoba, has carved out a trail in life that allows him to test out the latest powersports

by Kyle Born
Two men stand behind a 1966 prototype Evinrude Sail Master in a room full of vintage snowmobiles
Old Sled Zone, Manitoba

SnoRiders’ top 10 most-read vintage sled stories of the year

From Rupp to John Deere to a museum full of vintage sleds, these old snowmobiles will make you say “WOW!”

by Kyle Born
Five snowmobilers pose for a photo in front of a warm-up shelter as snow falls.
Manitoba

Top 10 best places to snowmobile in Manitoba

Find out where to go sledding in the wide-open province of Manitoba

by Danielle Cameron
A snowmobiler wears green on a green Arctic Cat snowmobile.
SnoRiders Insider, Manitoba

ISMA President Ed Klim reveals enlightening stats about snowmobilers

Ed Klim, President of the ISMA, reports significant growth in North American snowmobile sales

by Ed Klim, President of the International Snowmobile Manufacturers Association
Two snowmobiles are parked in front of road signage next to a groomed trail.
Lac du Bonnet, MB

Club profile: Eastman Snopals

Trail maps, top snowmobile trails, club contacts and other useful information you can use before planning a snowmobile trip to Lac du Bonnet, Manitoba

by Kyle Born
Snowmobilers ride down a snowy trail.
Club News

Update on the CCSO Snowmobile Excellence Awards

Along with the cancellation of the ISC, the CCSO Snowmobile Excellence Awards were also called off

by Kyle Born
Snowmobilers gather around a cabin in the snow in Whitecourt, Alberta.
Club News, Alberta Snowmobile Association

Recapping Western Canada’s 2020 Excellence Award winners

Despite the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, snowmobile clubs across Western Canada managed to hand out their Snowmobile Excellence Awards

by Kyle Born
A group of snwomobilers gather around a campfire to socialize.
Club News

Ed Klim, President of the ISMA, says Take a Friend Snowmobiling

Ed Klim, President of the ISMA, recommends taking friends snowmobiling to share the fun of the sport with others

by Ed Klim, President of the International Snowmobile Manufacturers Association
Cassidy Buss stands in front of a carport door with an award.
Club News, Snoman

Snoman announces Excellence Award winners

Snoman's Excellence Awards named the province's Outstanding Snowmobiler and Outstanding Snowmobile Club

Wayne Vandersteen wears a Snoman hat and blue jacket.
Club News, Snoman

Introducing Snoman’s new President: Wayne Vandersteen

Wayne Vandersteen is joined on the executive committee by Jason Wiebe as vice president and Alan Butler as treasurer

by Wayne Vandersteen, President of Snoman
A red ATV lies in a crumpled heap next to a railway track.
Snowmobiling safety, Manitoba

Railway-related fatalities involving snowmobilers continue despite warnings

Dean Solowan, police constable and community service officer, Alberta Region, has life-saving safety advice for snowmobilers

by Kyle Born
A row of four snowmobiles drive towards the camera.
SnoRiders Insider, Manitoba

Ed Klim, President of the ISMA, says this winter looks promising

"This winter looks and feels like it will be a great time for the snowmobile community" — Ed Klim, President of the ISMA

by Ed Klim, President of the International Snowmobile Manufacturers Association
Yvonne Rideout wears black clothes while sitting on a yellow snowmobile inside of a beige building.
Club News, Snoman

A COVID conversation with Yvonne Rideout, executive director of Snoman in Manitoba

Yvonne Rideout, executive director of Snoman Inc. in Manitoba, explains what snowmobilers can and can’t do amidst COVID-19

by Kyle Born
Snowmobiles are parked in front of a log cabin. People gather on the porch to visit with each other.
SnoRiders Insider, Manitoba

ISMA reveals intriguing snowmobiling stats and facts

We've compiled the most compelling facts and figures from the International Snowmobile Manufacturers Association's (ISMA) 2020 annual manufacturers update

Snowmobilers ride in a line.
SnoRiders Insider, Manitoba

A message from ISMA president Ed Klim

Ed Klim, president of the International Snowmobile Manufacturers Association, highlights positive trends related to snowmobiling this year

by Ed Klim, president of the International Snowmobile Manufacturers Association
Snowmobiling safety, Manitoba

Avalanche Canada shutting down forecasting for the season

Covid-19 pandemic prompts early end to avalanche warning service

A snowmobiler gets air off a jump near a tree covered in snow.
Central Manitoba

How to win SledTown ShowDown: Flin Flon shows us how it’s done

John Trumbley, president of the Border Explorers Snowmobile Club in Flin Flon, Manitoba, celebrates the club’s SledTown ShowDown championship

by Kyle Born
Six snowmobilers stop on a flat snowy field near Flin Flon, Manitoba, with the sun shining overhead.
Central Manitoba

Club Profile: Flin Flon Border Explorers

The Flin Flon Border Explorers are the reigning 2020 SledTown ShowDown champions

by Kyle Born
A snowmobiler looks out across the mountains in Fernie, B.C.
SledLife, Manitoba

Snowmobiling and social distancing: Be smart and safe

The Fernie and District Search and Rescue have some wise words regarding backcountry use amidst the COVID-19 pandemic

by Kyle Born