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Popular Ontario Snowmobile Clubhouses

Popular Ontario Snowmobile Clubhouses

Have you visited any of these Ontario snowmobile clubhouses? Since the first volunteers dragged an old bedspring over the snow to make it smoother to ride on, snowmobile clubs have been the backbone of organized snowmobiling in Ontario. Clubs come in many different shapes and sizes. But they share two main priorities. Operating snowmobile trails and providing snowmobilers with …

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Ontario Snowmobile Restaurants On The Trail

Ontario Snowmobile Restaurants On The Trail

Where are the best Ontario snowmobile restaurants on Ontario snowmobile trails? It’s indisputable that snowmobilers love to eat, especially on their Ontario snowmobile tours and when Ontario snow conditions are good. In fact, cravings for sustenance motivate many an Ontario ride being planned around a favourite lunch stop, what I call a “destination eatery”. These popular eateries have …

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Quebec Snowmobile Tour Destination Favourites

Quebec Snowmobile Tour Destination Favourites

It’s a real challenge to choose the best Quebec snowmobile tour destination favourites. After all, I’ve enjoyed most every ride in La Belle Province. But many snowmobilers thinking of visiting Quebec for the first time ask me for a recommendation. So here goes… These are five of my Quebec snowmobile tour destination favourites, listed in alphabetical order. Yeah, …

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Ontario Snowmobile Tour Destinations Top 5

Ontario Snowmobile Tour Destinations Top 5

So what are the most popular Ontario snowmobile tour destinations? From years of snowmobiling, I’ve found my own favourites. But I also wanted to touch base with other snowmobilers for their opinions. So I recently posed the question on my Facebook page as part of my weekly “Have Your Say Mondays” poll. Snowmobilers are always more than willing …

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Choosing The Best Snowmobile Helmet

Choosing The Best Snowmobile Helmet

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 from wind, snow and debris. Finally, …

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Ontario’s Best Butter Tarts On Snowmobile Tours

Ontario’s Best Butter Tarts On Snowmobile Tours

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. It’s also a controversial search. It …

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Ski-Doo Renegade Enduro Snowmobile Review

Ski-Doo Renegade Enduro Snowmobile Review

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 editor for the Go Snowmobiling Ontario Magazine …

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Guided Snowmobile Tours Tips & Best Choices

Guided Snowmobile Tours Tips & Best Choices

Are you ready to expand your trail riding horizons by finding out how to choose guided snowmobile tours? If you’ve always dreamed of going on a snowmobile tour, there’s no time like this winter. Day rides within your home region are fun. But with so much more snowmobiling to discover, the only question is how to go about …

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Five Favourite March Snowmobiling Destinations

Five Favourite March Snowmobiling Destinations

Looking for good March snowmobiling destinations? Winter may be toast where you are, especially if you reside in Southern Ontario or Quebec or bordering states. But typically, when snowmobiling shuts down in these regions, it’s still going strong in many other parts of Canada. Yes, good snow conditions and outstanding riding opportunities can be found in places as …

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Snowmobiling Ice Best Safety Tips

Snowmobiling Ice Best Safety Tips

Need some of my expert advice for snowmobiling ice on your snowmobile tour or snowmobile vacation? Anyone who snowmobiles will likely encounter ice at some time. Crashing suddenly through into frigid water is a scary thought. Equally frightening are prevalent myths that make too many of us complacent about the risks of ice travel. If you reassure yourself with any …

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Stuckmate Helps Snowmobilers Get Sleds Unstuck

Stuckmate Helps Snowmobilers Get Sleds Unstuck

Why use Stuckmate to get your sled unstuck? Any rider who’s ever been stuck in deep snow knows what a chore it is to get out. I’ve been buried up to the ying-yang numerous times in my sledding career and ended up sweating my balls off trying to get unstuck as you can see in a previous post. All …

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No Fog Mask Clears Helmet Visor & Glasses

No Fog Mask Clears Helmet Visor & Glasses

Why do you need a No Fog Mask while snowmobiling in Canada? Because keeping the fog off the inside of your snowmobile helmet face shield can be difficult on snowmobile tours. I point this out in a previous post about visor fogging and in snowmobile magazine articles. Especially when the mercury plummets and your head and face are pumping …

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