2019 Ski-Doo
For 2019 Ski-Doo comes with two new engines and more Gen4 models. With Ski-Doo selling twice as many sleds as any other manufacturer, they show no sign of letting off the throttle for 2019. This momentum follows the release of their newest platform, the Gen4 REV, for 2017 which... Read more
Trek To Moosonee
In early December of 2017 I received a text from a college buddy that I hadn’t spoken to in a while. He said he was starting to make plans for a trip to Moosonee, Ontario in February or March 2018 and wanted to know if I was interested in... Read more
Top Secret! 2020 Arctic Cat Firecat 300??
Here we go, brand new patent drawings of the next best thing in snowmobiling! It sure looks like we’re getting closer to that smaller, lighter, less expensive play sled we’ve been asking for! Shouldn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out what the DNA is on this one. Yep,... Read more
All The Gear, All The Time
Today I will ask each of you a very simple question – when you go snowmobiling, why do you strap on a helmet? Most likely the answer would be because of the risk of head injury while out riding. Maybe you haven’t given it much thought and strapping on... Read more
Help Wanted
Before you get all excited and send in your test rider resume to our office, you need to understand something. Your help is both wanted and needed, but not here at the magazine. Instead, the sport of snowmobiling wants you and needs you. Actually, you need each other –... Read more
FOX 1.5 ZERO QS3-R:  OEM Ski-Doo Accessory
While chatting with Ski-Doo backcountry ambassador Tony Jenkins in late 2017 he had mentioned a new shock package from Fox that he had been testing in conjunction with Ski-Doo. The shocks would be sold as an accessory through Ski-doo dealers and be available for the REV G4 Summit machines.... Read more
KMOD 37” Front End Kit for Polaris
The latest front suspension from KMOD has been designed using the latest in Cad-Cam technology. The use of this technology allowed them to take a very complicated design like the canted front suspension of the Polaris PRO-Ride & AXYS PRO-RMK and understand every detail of it from caster, camber,... Read more
Yamaha Snoscoot / Arctic Cat ZR 200 Gauge
Recreational Motorsports has the perfect gauge for the new Yamaha Snoscoot and the Arctic Cat ZR 200 sleds. Designed by Koso and sold by Recreational Motorsports, the DB02S gauge has a ton of features to help you tune your sled. Like any quality gauge should display, this one will... Read more
Michigan DNR Continues Restoration of Recreation Trails
Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) officials are preparing to reopen some recreation trail areas of Houghton County that were hit hard by heavy rains on June 17. The rains did significant damage to DNR-maintained ATV and snowmobile trails in the Houghton-Hancock area. A Michigan DNR incident management team... Read more
South Dakota Trail Systems Receive $350,000 for Improvements
More than $350,000 in federal funding has been awarded to four western South Dakota trail systems as part of the Federal Highway Administrations’ Recreational Trails Program. Deadwood’s Whitewood Creek Trail, Bear Butte State Park, the George S. Mickelson Trail and the Black Hills Snowmobile Trail System were among the... Read more
New Minnesota DWI Law Strips Boat, Snowmobile & ATV Privileges
People convicted of driving while intoxicated in Minnesota will lose their driver’s license and also be stripped of their privilege to operate boats, snowmobiles and ATVs under “Little Alan’s Law” which took effect August 1, 2018. The Minnesota Legislature passed the law to close a DWI loophole following the... Read more