12 Days Of SnoWest - Day One Winners
The first round of picking winners in the SnoWest 12 Days of SnoWest contest is now complete. Are you one of them?
January 17, 2013
Schedule Announced For 2014 Model Year Sneak Peek Spring Tour
Minneapolis - See them, touch them and even catch a whiff of that new sled smell as Arctic Cat, Polaris, Ski-Doo and Yamaha unveil their 2014 models and showcase them from coast to coast as part of the 2014 Sneak Peek Tour. Touting all-new models, new technology, new colors and the latest spring early order programs to go with them, the Sneak Peek tour is your best and often only chance to see the new 2014 models in person before next winter.
January 15, 2013
Really? What Will People Think Up Next?
Bored? Canadian? Need something to do with those snowmobiles and parachutes you've got hanging around? Enter parasledding: the motor-sport that's exactly what it sounds like. As you can in this (sometimes-painfully-portrait-oriented) video, it combines all the joys of being on an extremely heavy and fast-moving vehicle and floating in the air with not all that much control over where you're going.
January 14, 2013
Twelve Days of SnoWest
The Twelve Days of SnoWest starts on Tuesday, January 15. Have you got your entry in?
January 11, 2013
We Gave Up A Day Of Snowmobiling To Ride This...
As many of you know, we also publish a magazine--Dirt Toys--which focuses on, well, dirt toys; ATVs and side-by-sides mostly.
January 10, 2013
Early Snow Beats All Of Last Year’s Snow
First Ride? I’m still recovering from the last ride of the season. It was May 10, Wyoming. The snow had receded quite a bit from the ride the week previous. In fact, we couldn’t unload at the same spot near an opening in the woods big enough to turn a trailer around. So when I arrived at that location where I was supposed to meet up with Bret Rasmussen and a couple other guys, I figured I was early since Bret’s truck and 38-foot trailer weren’t there. But he was actually parked a mile further up the muddy, narrow dirt road. I assumed there was a place to turn around, so I trucked on up the road. Bret had actually backed his trailer up there from the spot I was waiting for him at. Maybe the guy should teach clinics on backing up trailers…
January 10, 2013
The American Council of Snowmobile Associations will be hosting another education webinar, this one taking place next week and focusing on finances for non-profit organizations like state snowmobile associations.
January 09, 2013
Salmon River Snowmobile Club To Raffle Off Klim Gear Package
The Salmon River Snowmobile Club will raffle off a Klim gear package at the Snowmobiler’s Ball in Stanley, ID, Feb. 16.
January 08, 2013
K2 Sports Adds Backcountry Access (BCA) To Its Roster Of Snowsports Brands
Seattle, Wash. – Complementing its industry-leading roster of 14 outdoor recreational equipment brands, K2 Sports this month closed the acquisition of Backcountry Access (BCA), a pioneering designer, manufacturer and champion of backcountry snow-safety equipment and education.
January 07, 2013
Manawa Snodeo Scheduled For Feb. 15-16
Join the Northport Snowriders, Manawa Lions and Fox Valley Technical College for the 6th Annual Manawa Snodeo on Friday, Feb. 15 and Saturday, Feb. 16 at Bear Lake Resort on Hwy 22/110 in Manawa, WI.
January 05, 2013
View All Ads
Picture of the Week
© 2013 SnoWest® Magazine
Harris Publishing, Inc.