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Choose Best Trail Riding Snowmobile Windshield

Choose Best Trail Riding Snowmobile Windshield

What’s The Right Snowmobile Windshield For You? Riding with the right snowmobile windshield can make or break your snowmobile tour. But choosing one isn’t as simple as you might think. Here’s what you need to know about choosing a snowmobile windshield for trail riding… Snowmobile Windshield Testing The very name defines its purpose. A “windshield” is there to protect you …

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Tips For Snowmobiling Double With A Passenger

Tips For Snowmobiling Double With A Passenger

Get Prepped for Snowmobiling Double On Trail… Whether you call it snowmobiling double, riding with a passenger or 2-up sledding, you’re referring to carrying two people on one snow machine. I’m talking about passengers 12 years or older here, because snowmobiling double with younger kids is different and I’ll cover that in another post. Snowmobile Configuration My first tip for …

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Choosing The Best Snowmobile Helmet

Choosing The Best Snowmobile Helmet

The Best Snowmobile Helmet Can Make Your Day… Why is choosing the best snowmobile helmet important? Your snowmobile helmet is the only item of gear that’s a legal requirement to wear while riding in most jurisdictions. Your lid helps protect your head in crashes. It deflects blows from trailside branches. It keeps your head warm. And it protects your eyes …

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Top 10 Snowmobile Fuelling Tips

Top 10 Snowmobile Fuelling Tips

Things You Need to Know About Gassing up… Why do you need to know my top 10 snowmobile fuelling tips? Because the great equalizer among snowmobiles is that they all need gas to run. Some of today’s more advanced engines like the Rotax™ 900 ACE deliver exceptional fuel economy. Trail riding these best available technology snow machines, many snowmobilers can …

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Removable Snowmobile Hitch Adds Tow Capability

Removable Snowmobile Hitch Adds Tow Capability

Removable Snowmobile Hitch Expands Sled Function… So what’s the scoop on Quick Connect removable snowmobile hitch? You may think every important sled accessory has already been invented. Then along comes a new one – and I’m not surprised it’s from Tricked-Toys. These Canadian guys offer useful items on their website. Items like Snow Flap Savers, Rattle Stoppers, ice scratchers, gas …

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Buying The Right Snowmobile For You

Buying The Right Snowmobile For You

How To Choose the Right Snowmobile For You… What’s the right snowmobile for you – that’s the million dollar question, isn’t it? When we acquire a new automobile, most of our decisions are made before purchase – make, model, options, etc. Then we pretty much drive away from the dealership without much (if any) further thought about how it might perform or …

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Ontario’s Best Butter Tarts On Snowmobile Tours

Ontario’s Best Butter Tarts On Snowmobile Tours

OFSC Trails Lead to Ontario’s Best Butter Tarts… Why not tart up your Ontario snowmobile tour? There are many good reasons to go snowmobiling. One of them is discovering Ontario’s best butter tarts. This is a worthy, if never-ending mission. Many snowmobilers take it as seriously as what brand of sled they ride and where to find great snow conditions. …

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Buy Used Snowmobiles Shopping Tips

Buy Used Snowmobiles Shopping Tips

Valuable Tips To Buy Used Snowmobiles… I don’t pretend to be a snow machine mechanic. But here are a few tips for how to buy used snowmobiles for sale for your snowmobile tour or snowmobile vacation that I’ve picked up along the way. Plus a good buy used snowmobiles video by my friend David Clarke… Visible Damage Check front and rear suspension, …

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Ontario’s Self Guided Snow Tours

Ontario’s Self Guided Snow Tours

Planning Ontario’s Self Guided Snow Tours… What are Ontario’s self guided snow tours? Ontario has over 30,000 kilometres (16,000 miles) of snowmobile trails across a province that’s bigger than Texas. But what rider can really fathom this huge number of OFSC Ontario snowmobile trails that appears as the world’s largest system on the Provincial Snowmobile Trail Guide? I mean, if you want …

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Snowmobile Emergency Gear For Every Ride

Snowmobile Emergency Gear For Every Ride

If Something Goes Wrong, You’re On Your Own… Trail riding can quickly carry you far away from the nearest assistance. So each rider and group of riding buddies should carry snowmobile emergency gear. Especially on your snowmobile tours or snowmobile vacations. Some of it is personal gear that each rider can carry. Meanwhile, other gear can be distributed among riding buddies to …

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Snowmobiling Photo Shoot Best Tips & Advice

Snowmobiling Photo Shoot Best Tips & Advice

Discover How To Shoot Snowmobiling Photos…  For me, shooting snowmobiling photos is more difficult than writing for a snowmobile magazine. This is largely because there are no rewrites on snowmobile trails. Despite going digital camera, I am still mystified. I’m plagued by bright light, sun direction, shadow, snow reflection, cloud cover and fast moving sleds. So I’m challenged staging snowmobiling …

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Ski-Doo Renegade Enduro Snowmobile Review

Ski-Doo Renegade Enduro Snowmobile Review

After 8000 km on 2017 Ski Doo Renegade Enduro… I rode a 2017 Ski-Doo Renegade Enduro last winter and here’s why. As a touring trail snowmobiler, I log thousands of kilometres each season in a variety of provinces. Some if its just for fun, but much of my snowmobiling is work-related. It generates articles as National Tour Editor for Snow Goer Canada Magazine and as OFSC …

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