Volume 39, Number 5
18 Most competitive Mountain Class Ever
The 800 class rocks the mountains. Nothing really comes close to these sleds, which is why they’re so much fun. But who is tops?
By Lane Lindstrom
26 Snowmobile Clothing Showcase
We want to be dry and we want to be warm—but not too warm when we go snowmobiling. Here are some of the newest products on the snow for next season, including bibs and jackets, boots, helmets, gloves and goggles from some of the biggest players in the market.
42 Intermountain Snowmobile Show Just Weeks Away
Finally, it’s snowmobile show season. And we can’t wait to see the new sleds, new products and see old friends.
46 Sweet Riding Near Bitterroot Valley
Montana’s Sapphire Mountains might just be one of the state’s most overlooked riding gems. We spent a couple of days riding there last winter and had a great time. By Lane Lindstrom
8 White Out & Wide Open By Steve Janes
10 Letters To The Editor
12 Fronts & Forecasts
14 Gear Box
38 Product Review: Belt Test: OEM vs. Goodyear
52 Advertiser Index
54 Snow Dust
The new Ski-Doo Summit X 800 is sure to shake things up in the mountain 800 segment next season. Ski-Doo has its sights set squarely on the Polaris 800 Pro RMK, which has set the standard for the mountains. Photo by Ryan Harris