Dutchman Closed To Snowmobiles
The Deschutes National Forest closed central Oregon's Dutchman Sno-Park’s snowmobiling access last weekend, citing early snow melt. Dutchman Sno-Park is located near Mt. Bachelor on the Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway.
May 22, 2013
Legal Challenges Continue
As you should know by now, the snowmobile community was dealt a blow with a Judge's ruling in a recent case brought by Winter Wildlands Alliance (cross country skiers) against the Forest Service. The WWA challenged the legality of the Travel Management Rule of the Forest Service.
May 21, 2013
If You're Bored ...
The Dirt Toys Magazine crew (the same folks who work on SnoWest Magazine in the winter months) is hard at work (kind of, sort of) in Moab, UT, at the Rally on the Rocks. So if you're bored and need some dirt vehicles to look at while you dream of winter, check out these daily links from our rides in Moab.
May 16, 2013
Video: Erik Roner Jumps Sled Off 800-Foot Cliff
Erik Roner, who has already made a name for himself in extreme sports circles for his skiing and BASE jumping escapades, has now officially gotten our attention over here at SnoWest.
May 13, 2013
Season Of Championships For Team Arctic
As the last checkered flag dropped on the 2012-13 snowmobile racing season, Team Arctic racers claimed the most high point championship titles in the sport’s most prestigious circuits. The championship success underscores the talent and dedication of the racers and crews, as well as the high-performance pedigree of the Sno Pro and M Series snowmobiles.
May 11, 2013
Sneak Peek: 2014 Ski-Doo MX Zx 600RS
Valcourt, QC – The Valcourt race shop team is working hard this summer to finalize snowmobile configurations in preparation for the coming season. While it will be September before all the final specs (or any pictures) are released on the 2014 MX Zx 600RS race sled, a few general things are known and can be shared.
May 08, 2013
Sled Mayhem Tops Charts, Launches Improved Version
Vancouver, BC — Goldmark Studios, a premier app developer based in Canada, recently launched its new version of Sled Mayhem in the iTunes store in March. Sled Mayhem is a snowmobile racing game featuring hi-def animation, tricks, rolling terrains, a full featured game editor, social sharing, original music and more.
May 07, 2013
This Will Make You Cringe
So if you have a bit of a weak stomach or don't like to watch sleds crash ... skip this and don't watch it. This will most likely make you cringe.
May 06, 2013
What Do You Know About The Snowmobile Industry?
Anyone who follows snowmobiling with any kind of interest knows there are four snowmobile manufacturers.
May 03, 2013
Historic Trail Agreement Signed By B.C. Community Groups
Fifteen regional groups came together Monday to sign a momentous agreement that will help protect, build and sustain trails in southern British Columbia. This agreement involved organizations that take part in cycling, snowmobiling, horseback riding, ATVing, wilderness activities and mountain biking plus municipalities and other groups.
May 01, 2013
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