Saskatchewan Hotshot photo

Hudson Bay is a fantastic place to go riding with friends and family.
An animation of a snowmobiler wearing blue, riding through snow.
Snowmobiling safety, Manitoba

Get ready for riding season with a snowmobile safety course

SNOWMOBILEcourse.com offers official online snowmobile safety education courses for Western Canada in Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba

by Kyle Born
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
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
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
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
Bob Nicol holds his Outstanding Snowmobiler of the Year award at the Diamonds in the Snow Awards.
Club News, Saskatchewan Snowmobile Association

SSA announces 2020 Diamonds in the Snow Award winners

The Diamonds in the Snow Awards are hosted by the Saskatchewan Snowmobile Association to recognize significant contributions and dedication to snowmobiling

Mitch Lepage stands on a 2016 Ski-Doo Freeride and Angie stands on a 2012 Ski-Doo Freeride for their wedding at Clemina in Valemount, B.C.
Meet the Rider, Saskatchewan

Wed-by-sled: The best snowmobile-themed weddings we’ve seen (so far)

For passionate sledders, there’s one sure way to stand out from the rest: A snowmobile-themed wedding

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
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
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
A few snowmobilers stop for a break in Hudson Bay, Saskatchewan.
Hudson Bay, SK

Sledders across Saskatchewan say Hudson Bay is the best place to play

Rick Dolezsar, director of the Hudson Bay Trail Riders, highlights why they’re the reigning SnoRiders SledTown ShowDown provincial champions

Two tractors in front of a warm-up shelter.
Hudson Bay, SK

Club Profile: Hudson Bay Trail Riders

The Hudson Bay Trail Riders are the reigning 2020 SnoRiders SledTown ShowDown Provincial Champions for Saskatchewan

by Kyle Born
Snowmobiling safety, Manitoba

Avalanche Canada shutting down forecasting for the season

Covid-19 pandemic prompts early end to avalanche warning service

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
A snowmobiler looks into the camera from close range on a trail among trees.
Porcupine Plain, SK

Porcupine Plain: a “Ride off your back step” community

Porcupine Plain’s trail system is littered with cozy warm-up shacks where you can rustle up grub, dry your socks and meet new people that feel like old friends

by Amber Stadnek
A snowmobiler does a wheelie. A gray barn is in the background.

Top 10 best places to snowmobile in Saskatchewan

SnoRiders presents a list of the top 10 best places to go snowmobiling in Saskatchewan

by Kirsten Armleder
A group of snowmobilers take a break on a trail.
East Central Saskatchewan

Ride 1000 Miles of Snow in North East Saskatchewan

In Northeast Saskatchewan, you can snowmobile 1000 Miles of Snow between 12 communities

by Ashlyn George