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Group of caribou on snowy hillside.
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Fines up to $200,000 and 6 months in jail for snowmobiling in Caribou habitat

Effective immediately, anyone operating an off-road vehicle in sensitive habitats, including southern mountain caribou habitats, will face a $575 fine.

Bighorn area.
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“Bighorn Park – It’s time to act. Please Share” — says Alberta riders

Several Alberta-based motorsports dealerships, riding groups and organizations are expressing concern over the current Bighorn Public Land Use Area proposal

Saturday’s Pro Podium – Lemieux left, Tremblay right, Ishoel center.
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Ski-Doo Snocross racers dominate Duluth ISOC season opener

Ski-Doo X-Team snocross racers left little doubt as to who the team to beat is this season after an incredibly dominant performance in Duluth, Minnesota

Sled donated by Kyle Epp, Cody Hartley and the 306 Riders Union with the help of Smith Grade Welding and Fabrication, Grip-N-Rip Racing, Recreation Supply & Co, Prairie Recreation, GGB Exhaust, FFUN Motorsports Saskatoon, Cheetah Factory Racing and Renegade Recreation.
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Generous donations keep Avalanche Canada mobile in the mountains

The donations will make a dramatic difference in operational capacity, allowing the collection of more field data and helping with outreach in the community

Chris Brookes from the Alberta Snowmobile Association accepts the annual service award from Avalanche Canada. The award was presented during the Alberta Snowmobile Association's annual general meeting.
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2018 Service Award to Chris Brookes

Avalanche Canada presents award to a long-time advocate

Canada’s Finance Minister Bill Morneau delivered his fall economic statement on Wednesday, November 21, 2018.
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Federal Minister Bill Morneau Commits $25 million to Avalanche Canada

Canada’s Finance Minister Bill Morneau delivered his fall economic statement on Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Congratulations to Mark Mitchell, Al Hodgson Scholarship Fund winner.
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The Avalanche Canada Foundation announces Al Hodgson Grant Recipient

Professional trained snowmobilers become mentors in their community, helping build a culture of safety.

ISMA video, Safe Riders!
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Safe Riders! video chapters are up and running on the ISMA Website

The Safe Riders! video chapter series features 13 separate chapters on snowmobiling lifestyle and safety related guidelines and practices.

Group of people participating in Avalanche Awareness seminar, outside in snowy field.
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Ski-Doo continues its support of free avalanche awareness seminars in 2018

For up-to-date information on locations and times, or to register for an avalanche awareness seminar, visit the Ski-Doo website.

Group of snowmobilers.
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State of the Sport – update on snowmobiling in North America

Over 2 million recreationists enjoy snowmobiling in the U.S. and another 700,000 in Canada each year.

Group of snowmobilers at top of mountain with blue sky in background.
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Zacs Tracs news: intermediate 1.5 class revamped, changes to AST1 field session timing

Zacs Tracs' mobile training courses, website and newsletters are internationally recognized for raising the bar on the level of avalanche education.

Avalanche safety is about gathering a mental toolkit full of ideas and skills that you can draw from to make decisions and to deal with situations as they come up.
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News from Zacs Tracs Avalanche & Snow Safety

Zacs Tracs has a full load of courses posted again this season in Alberta, Saskatchewan, B.C. and Manitoba.

Group of snowmobilers on trail.
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Snowmobiling 2018-2019 Special Events Planned

The International Snowmobile Manufacturers Association is excited to announce the continuation and expansion of the Safe Riders! safety campaign.

Group of snowmobiles on trail.
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Facts About Snowmobiling 2018

The International Snowmobile Manufacturers Association (ISMA) highlights some facts and figures about the sport.

The Timbersled ARO 120 being ridden on a snowy day in the forest.
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Timbersled® ARO™ snow bike lineup expands with addition of new Timbersled ARO 129 LE

Along with the Timbersled ARO 120 and the new Timbersled ARO 129 LE, there’s the Timbersled ARO 137 for the deepest snow and steepest climbs.

Picture of limited edition Incredible Ride t-shirt.
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Tucker Hibbert releases Incredible Ride collection

The new Incredible Ride Collection features clothing and collectable items that commemorate Hibbert’s legendary career accomplishments and victories.

Picture of yellow and black snowmobile.
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BRP rides profitable powersports trend In North America – revenue up 18%

"We outpaced the North American powersports industry with impressive growth in retail this quarter," said José Boisjoli, president and CEO of BRP Inc.

Close-up of finned secondary pulley.
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Ski-Doo product updates for 2019

There have been some improvements to 2019 snowmobiles since the Snow Shoot introduction that we would like to inform you of as these sleds arrive in dealerships

Picture at Hay Days, showing row of snowmobiles.
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Kick off winter at Ski-Doo snowmobiles Hay Days booth

The BRP booth, including Ski-Doo snowmobiles and Can-Am products, will again have a large presence and a couple new twists for 2018.

Alan Geisenkoetter Jr.
SnoRiders Insider, Minnesota

“Little Alan’s Law” — Minnesota enacts tough new DWI includes snowmobiles and off-road vehicles

This new law means that people convicted of driving while intoxicated – regardless of the vehicle they’re driving – will lose their driver’s license.