Stories

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
A woman rides a snowmobile through the woods.
Club News

Support our sport

Help us promote snowmobiling and the ASA

by Denise England
On September 12, Alan Butler participated in the “STARS Rescue on the Island.
Club News

Future is busy

Snoman is active in strategic planning and many events

by Alan Butler
SledTown ShowDown

SledTown ShowDown 2020: Winter is coming . . .

SnoRiders will crown our 6th champion during our upcoming SledTown ShowDown contest

by Kyle Born
Herb Shaede accepts the British Columbia Snowmobile Federation award for Groomer of the Year.
Meet the Rider, Revelstoke, BC

This award-winning groomer has snowmobiled across Canada

Herb Shaede, award-winning groomer for the Revelstoke Snowmobile Club, leaves trails smoother than a billiard tabletop

by Kyle Born
Banner Recreation & Marine’s interior showcases the store’s clothing and accessories.
SledLife, British Columbia

What does a day in the life of a snowmobile dealer look like?

Derek Bannister, owner of Banner Recreation & Marine in Golden, B.C., is a treasure trove of knowledge for aspiring snowmobile dealers

by Kyle Born
Picture of magazine version of SnoRiders versus a digital version.
Snowmobile News

SnoRiders shifts gears as it moves to a digital-only publication

After 29 years of publishing, this is the final print edition of SnoRiders as we switch to digital delivery.

by Kerry Shellborn
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Row of snowmobilers out on a snowy trail.
SnoRiders Insider

Facts About Snowmobiling - 2019

The sport of snowmobiling brings together people - whether it's family members, friends, or members of your riding club, snowmobiling is better with a buddy

Snowmobilers line up for the Sled for eternity ride in 2015.
Snowmobile News

Sled for Eternity: A snowmobile fundraiser

Sled for Eternity with Adult and Teen Challenge this winter season.

by Jillian Clark
Family getting ready to go snowmobiling.
SnoRiders Insider

Go Snowmobiling highlights the “wow-factor” of snowmobiling

The Go Snowmobiling campaign is also joined with the Safe Riders! Campaign

Group of snowmobilers out on a trail.
SnoRiders Insider

Snowmobile community looks forward to a great winter season

Work has begun on trails and riding areas across North America

This eye-catching sled is a John Deere Liquifire 440, owned by Wade Boardman.
Old Sled Zone

Best of Old Sled Zone 2019: #2 - 1980’s John Deere Liquifire

Being light, nimble, fuel efficient and stylish worked for the Liquifire and other Deere sleds of the 1980s

The eSled, manufactured by Aurora Powertrains Ltd., parked in snowy field.
SnoRiders Insider

The eSled is here! Finnish startup company Aurora Powertrains starts electric snowmobile deliveries

Aurora Powertrains Ltd., manufacturer of the Finnish electric snowmobile eSled, has entered into an agreement with Norway-based Hurtigruten Svalbard

Calvin Robinson takes pride in his Canadian 1976 Yamaha SRX 340 factory race sled
Old Sled Zone

Best of Old Sled Zone 2019: #3 - 1976 Yamaha SRX 340 factory race sled

How do you tell if a 1976 Yamaha SRX 340 is a Canadian or USA model? Calvin Robinson fills us in

2020 Ski-Doo MXZx 600RS E-TEC snowmobile.
SnoRiders Insider

Ski-Doo introduces refined 2020 MXZx 600RS (Race Special) at annual HayDays event

The MXZx 600RS E-TEC continues to leverage the industry leading REV Gen4 platform for superior rider ergonomics and handling in rough conditions

Ski-Doo racer.
SnoRiders Insider

Ski-Doo X-Team reloads for 2019 - 2020 season

On the ISOC circuit, last year’s Pro champion Elias Ishoel returns with teammate Aki Pihlaja for Boss Racing

Students learn how to measure the snowpack with long poles.
SnoRiders Insider

Ski-Doo marks a decade of free avalanche awareness seminars for all riders

The seminars use both interactive and classroom style content that is geared for riders of all skill levels, and attendees are encouraged to bring their friends