Stories

A snowmobiler dressed in black on a black snowmobile rides along a trail in the snow.
Club News, Alberta Snowmobile Association

The ASA is celebrating its 50th anniversary with few resources but a strong desire to ride

Chris Brookes, executive director of the Alberta Snowmobile Association, discusses the trials on the trails presented by COVID-19

by Chris Brookes, ASA executive director
A man in orange pants stands up at the controls of a turquoise and purple snowmobile.
Contests

2020 Best Sled Wrap Contest—2nd Batch

Snowmobilers across Western Canada are entering our 2020 Best Sled Wrap Contest. This is the 2nd batch of entrants

A blue and green sled wrap on a snowmobile.
Contests

2020 Best Sled Wrap Contest—1st Batch

Snowmobilers across Western Canada have begun entering our 2020 Best Sled Wrap Contest. This is the 1st batch of entrants.

A snowmobile with a blue and green sled wrap sits on the snow.
Contests

2020 Best Sled Wrap Contest

Snowmobilers across Western Canada can enter into our 2020 Best Sled Wrap Contest. The winner will receive our Best Sled Wrap Award and a prize.

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

SledLife

Carving a timeline of snowmobile history

From past to present, SnoRiders takes a look at the inventions that shaped the sport of snowmobiling.

by Kirsten Armleder
A man stands next to his snowmobile on a mountain.
SnoRiders Insider

6 tips for selling a used snowmobile

Here are some things you can do to help make your snowmobile sell faster

by Addam Saruk, ASA Regional Director for Central Alberta
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 woman wearing a backwards Avalanche Canada hat sits at a computer.
SnoRiders Insider, British Columbia

Help improve Avalanche Canada forecasts for a chance to win cash

Avalanche Canada is gathering insight from snowmobilers to conduct a study about how backcountry recreationists use public avalanche safety information

Polaris Indy Evos ride through the snow.
SnoRiders Insider

Is my recreation responsible during the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, snowmobilers need to ask themselves several questions before heading out

A man stands on a snowmobile with the sun hovering overhead.
SnoRiders Insider, British Columbia

GCC of B.C. promotes responsible ORV use in grasslands through its G.R.A.S.S. campaign

The Grasslands Conservation Council of British Columbia (GCC) recently updated its guidelines for ORV use on grasslands

Snowmobiling safety, Manitoba

Avalanche Canada shutting down forecasting for the season

Covid-19 pandemic prompts early end to avalanche warning service

1973 Ski-Doo 440 Silver Bullet.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Zone: 1973 Ski-Doo 440 Silver Bullet

Darrell Tarapaski, owner of a vintage 1973 Ski-Doo 440 Silver Bullet, sent in some classic pics of his sled

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
Backcountry snow biking in Valemount B.C.
SledLife

10 gnarly pics and vids of snow bikes in action (plus two wacky snowmobiles)

Check out these groovy shots of rad riders on their snow bikes

Restored 1973 Rupp Sport.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Zone: Before and after pics of restored 1973 Rupp Sport

Darrell Tarapaski, owner of a vintage 1973 Rupp Sport, sent in some classic pics of his sled

1972 Ski-Doo TNT 400 F/A.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Zone: 1972 Ski-Doo TNT 400 F/A

Darrell Tarapaski, owner of a vintage 1972 Ski-Doo TNT 400 F/A, sent in some classic pics of his sled

SledTown ShowDown

2020 SledTown ShowDown: And the winner is . . .

Congratulations to the SledTown ShowDown Champion of 2020: Flin Flon, Manitoba!

by Kyle Born
A group of snowmobilers stand next to their rides amidst a collection of trees.
Club News, Klondike Snowmobile Association

K.S.A. Club News: Annual Dawson Overland Trail Group Ride update

The Klondike Snowmobile Association’s annual group ride from Whitehorse to Braeburn is Saturday, March 7, 2020

by Jim Connor, KSA VP