Yamaha caught pretty much everyone by surprise when the Japanese company unveiled one of its newest snowmobiles for model year 2013.
Over the past couple of seasons, the mountain segment—particularly the 800 class—has settled into a pecking order of sorts with the Polaris 800 Pro RM
Polaris unveiled its 2013 lineup with more than a dozen changes to the Pro RMK chassis that netted a 14-pound weight reduction. But not only is it lig
By now you’ve maybe read about what Polaris, Ski-Doo and Yamaha are bringing to the mountains for 2013 and that is some pretty darn good hardware that
The fourth annual Sledfest will be held at Schweitzer Mountain in Sandpoint, ID, on April 14-15, 2012. The last three years were a big but this year i
No gain without pain. Yamaha made history in Jackson Hole with the first 4-stroke over the top, just minutes after I suffered a massive wreck that sta
Sherbrooke, Quebec – BRP will assemble specialized motorised vehicles derived from its line of products in a new plant located in Sherbrooke, Quebec.
Kody Malmborg, Jr., did what many doubters thought was impossible on Saturday, March 24: go over the top of Exhibition Run at Snow King on a four-stro
Headquartered in Boise, ID, the Winter Wildlands Alliance (WWA), a group dedicated to “human powered” winter recreation and strongly opposed to snowmo
Haslett, MI – Clarkson University of Potsdam, NY, captured first place in the 2012 SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge, which drew to a close March 10 at M
Mother Nature is a narcissistic, maniacal b… beast.
The World Championship Snowmobile Hillclimb. This is our Superbowl, the Daytona 500 of western snowmobile racing. Jackson Hole attracts the top racers
The U.S. Senate has approved a bill that extends the embattled Recreational Trails Program (RTP) that provides funding for trails, and the federal mot
For all of you snowmobilers who thought winter was over and it was getting time to pull out the golf clubs, then you need to take a quick spin around
The Afton Hillclimb turned out to be an impressive event and, just as expected, the hill was UGLY right from the start and proceeded to get much worse
Winter ain’t over yet. We know so because the World Snowmobile Expo hasn’t happened yet. But it will happen this weekend in West Yellowstone, MT, begi
You can ride the backcountry on a 2013 Arctic Cat M sled with veteran instructor and expert mountain rider Amber Holt of Backcountry Basics.
The global snowmobile industry recovered from the economic recession and registered positive growth in 2011. The rise in sales of snowmobiles in the y
Well it has been a very long couple of weeks between races and unfortunately I have needed every minute of it in preparation for the RMSHA hillclimb i
Thief River Falls, MN – For the 2013 model year, Arctic Cat will be co-branding its Youth 120 model snowmobile with the Yamaha Motor Corporation.
Frontier Films’ latest snowmobile action film "2 Stroke Cold Smoke 14" or "2SCS14 Life's Short Go Big" just launched on iTunes under the sports catego
The National Park Service (NPS) has released a preliminary range of draft alternatives concerning winter use in Yellowstone National Park f
Julie-Ann Chapman (www.julieannchapman.com) is organizing a non-profit all girls snowmobile clinic in Whistler, BC, on March 18.