• Utah Snowmobile Show Vintage Display Has A Twist This Year

    October 31, 2018 News
    The vintage snowmobile display looked much like those in year’s past at the Utah Snowmobile Show. The sleds on display were immaculately restored and lined up for our viewing pleasure.
  • Textron Systems Announces Plans To Acquire Robotics Innovator Howe & Howe Technologies: Acquisition would create industry-leading range of autonomous air, land and sea platforms

    October 31, 2018 News
    Providence, R.I. – The Textron Systems segment of Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) announced that Textron Inc. has entered into a letter of intent to purchase Howe & Howe Technologies, Inc. of Waterboro, ME. The combined portfolio of Textron Systems and Howe & Ho
  • President Signals New Rulemaking On E15

    October 30, 2018 News William C. Schillaci, EHS
    Multiple news media have reported—and a statement by Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue made it semi-official—that President Donald Trump has directed the EPA to begin rulemaking to allow year-round sales of gasoline with 15 percent ethanol (E15).
  • Winter Travel Management Learning Series

    October 30, 2018 News
    If you happen to be in the neighborhood, and care about public land issues, this event might interest you.
  • Second Round: Now All It Needs To Do Is Snow

    October 28, 2018 Feature Web Exclusive
    We had so many photos from the second day of the Utah Snowmobile Show, we broke it up into two parts …
  • Now All It Needs To Do Is Snow

    October 27, 2018 Feature Web Exclusive
    The 18th annual Utah Snowmobile Show, sponsored by SnoWest Magazine, Fly Racing and the Utah Snowmobile Association, is now in the books and about the only thing we can think of that would be a good chaser is for it to snow. And snow a lot.
  • Part Two: Utah Snowmobile Show Utopia? Not Quite, But Close

    October 27, 2018 Feature
    We had so many photos from the first day of the Utah Snowmobile Show, we broke it up into two parts …
  • Utah Snowmobile Show Utopia? Not Quite, But Close

    October 26, 2018 Feature Web Exclusive
    Okay, it might be a stretch to call the Utah Snowmobile Show a utopia … but it was a lot of fun on the first day and there was so much going on, so many things to see, so many snowmobile-related products it felt a little utopia-like.
  • New Mountain Packs From Arctic Cat: Secure important gear in a low-profile tunnel pack

    October 25, 2018 New Products
    Carry important gear securely and easily with one of the new Mountain Pack options from Arctic Cat. The pack is durably constructed in a semi-rigid style, with a low-profile design that provides quick and easy access to a shovel and other items.
  • Utah Snowmobile Show This WEEKEND: Finally

    October 24, 2018 Feature Web Exclusive
    If you’re an avid snowmobiler snow shows are like Christmas to you.
  • All New Pilot Transition Goggle

    October 23, 2018 New Products
    The best riders need precision fit and clarity. The Pilot Transition Goggle, with photochromatic auto-darkening technology, adapts itself automatically to different lighting conditions so you see more.
  • Colorado’s Rexford Family Named Snowmobile Family Of The Year

    October 23, 2018 News
    Bill and Diana Rexford from Colorado were named ACSA Snowmobile Family of the Year.
  • SPOT A Good Deal

    October 23, 2018 News
    Outdoor enthusiasts are always on the move, so giving the gift of peace of mind won't o unnoticed this holiday season. SPOT keeps you connected to family, friends and emergency responders as well as protects your most valuable toys from theft.
  • Giant Loop Self Distributes In Canada

    October 22, 2018 News
    Bend, Ore. - After nearly a decade of steady, incremental sales growth in Canada, Giant Loop has announced that the company will self-distribute in the Canadian powersports market. Giant Loop will service Canadian motorcycle, snowmobile, snow bike, side-b
  • Getting Your Ski-Doo Summit Dialed

    October 18, 2018 Feature Web Exclusive Dave Norona
    Now in its third year, the Ski-Doo Summit Rev G4 has proven to be one of the most fun sleds to explore the backcountry on. The question I get most often is what things do I need to add to my sled to make it all mine.
  • Ultimate Snowmachine Gear: Novo Mono Suit From TOBE: Designed for Arctic Circle conditions, the Novo will be your go-to suit for seasons to come: durable, warm, breathable

    October 17, 2018 New Products
    When the plan is to spend hours upon hours outside in the winter, you need dependable gear that will keep you protected, warm and dry.
  • An Open Letter Teton County (WY) Commissioners

    October 15, 2018 Feature Web Exclusive
    (ED—Following is a letter we sent to the Teton County (WY) Commissioners regarding their upcoming meeting/vote on creating more Wilderness areas in western Wyoming. Some background information is here: https://www.snowest.com/2018/10/land-use-alert-teton-
  • Start-Up Recreation Rentalz Strives to Make Renting ‘EZ’

    October 12, 2018 News
    Whitewater, WI – Recreation Rentalz, a company that allows users to rent or list all types of recreational vehicles, announces the launch of its mobile app this fall.
  • Boise National Forest Visitors Asked To Participate In Recreation Surveys

    October 07, 2018 News
    Boise, Idaho -- Beginning in October and continuing through next September, visitors to the Boise National Forest may see employees gathering information for the National Visitor Use Monitoring Program (NVUM). The program was developed to gather informati
  • Idaho State Snowmobile Convention Held During Idaho Snowmobile Show

    October 06, 2018 News
    For the first time ever, the Idaho State Snowmobile Convention will be held during the Idaho Snowmobile Show in Boise.
  • Ibexx Reversible Ice Scratchers

    October 05, 2018 New Products
    Tired of buying ice scratchers? Still looking for that perfect set? Look no further. The Ibexx Reversible Ice Scratchers are not only universal but they can go in reverse. They are made from stainless steel so no rust problem. This system comes in a pair
  • SmartCarb Fuel System

    October 05, 2018 New Products
    The Technology Elevated SmartCarb is an advanced fuel system that provides extremely fine fuel atomization (sub-10 micron droplet sizes), precise air/fuel mixtures and ambient air density compensation.
  • Land Use Alert: Teton County, Wyoming

    October 04, 2018 News Advocates for Multi-Use of Public Lands
    The largest loss of public land access for snowmobiles, mountain bikes, dirt bikes and any other form of responsible mechanized or motorized recreation in Teton County, WY, is up for a vote.
  • Iron Dog Board Hires New Executive Director

    October 04, 2018 News
    Iron Dog Inc. has selected John Woodbury to be the executive director of the “World's Longest, Toughest Snowmobile Race.”
  • Snowmobile Sales Outperform Economic Growth Worldwide

    October 03, 2018 News Ed Klim - President, International Snowmobile Manufacturer's Association
    Haslett, MI - A long-lasting cold and snowy winter in much of the snowmobile community, and continued enthusiasm and interest in snowmobiling powered snowmobile sales to increase worldwide to 124,786 new sleds sold this past year.
  • Alaska Roadless Rule Public Meeting In D.C., Oct. 3

    October 02, 2018 News
    Washington — The USDA Forest Service recently announced it will develop an Alaska-specific Roadless Rule focused on the Tongass National Forest. You are invited to attend a public meeting Wednesday, Oct. 3, from 1:30-4 p.m. EDT, at the Holiday Inn Washin
  • State Of The Sport: Update On Snowmobiles In North America

    October 02, 2018 News Ed Klim - President, International Snowmobile Manufacturer's Association
    Haslett, MI - Snowmobiling is a catalyst for winter economies in the snowbelt of North America that generates over $26 billion in annual spending by participants and providing jobs, taxes and recreation when many hibernate. More than 2 million recreationi
  • Bucky's Outdoors Hosts Fall Open House

    October 02, 2018 News
    Bucky’s Outdoors, the Polaris dealership in Pinedale, WY, is inviting sledders to join the staff for the company’s fall open house. It will be a day of giveaways, drawings, special pricing, deep discounts and rebates.
  • Snowmobile Manufacturer Members Of ORR Welcomes Release Government Statistics

    October 01, 2018 News International Snowmobile Manufacturers Association
    The Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR), on Sept. 20, welcomed the final report on the first-ever government statistics recognizing the outdoor recreation industry as a significant contributor to the U.S. economy.