I expect this year’s freshman class to be extraordinarily large. If the volume of calls and emails are indicators, there will be a significant number of new riders, accompanied by many returning after being away for a decade or more. That’s 9000-rpm music to the ears. Snowmobiling Not Inexpensive The newbies have plenty of questions, with “How much does a snowmobile cost?” taking the pole … [Read more...] about 2019 NH Mid-Winter Snowmobile Report
Frank and Karen Roy are members of the Umbagog Snowmobile Association. Years snowmobiling: 50-60 Current ride: 2018 Pisten Bully 400 Trail Favorite sled of all time: Karen claims that Frank’s favorite snowmobile was a Yamaha Vmax. Why would she remember? Because she crashed it (beyond repair) on Dixville Peak, back when the trail was a challenging goat path. Karen chuckles, “I never … [Read more...] about NH Snowmobiler: Frank and Karen Roy
The annual Tri-State Snowmobile Reciprocity weekend, where snowmobiles registered in Vermont, Maine and New Hampshire were legal to ride in any of the three states has ended. NH Reciprocity Laws New Hampshire’s law (RSA 215-C:47) requires that in order for Vermont or Maine registered snowmobiles to operate in NH with their respective registrations, NH-registered snowmobiles must be allowed to … [Read more...] about Snowmobile Reciprocity Weekend Melts
When it comes to freestyle shows, the Rave X Outer Limits Tour in NH demolishes the high mark. Their insane performance seems to defy every rule of gravity and leaves the crowd breathless. Rave X NH Performance Oct 6 & 7 They return to the NH Race Into Winter October 6 and 7, 2018 for two shows. Saturday and Sunday’s performance start at 1:15pm. Get there early for the best vantage … [Read more...] about Rave X Outer Limits Tour NH
It's brand new, all color and will arrive at NHSA member homes in mid-September. The all-new Sno-Traveler is a glossy magazine included with every NHSA membership. EXPANDED COVERAGE The very first issue is just a taste of things to come. We plan on expanding coverage of all things snowmobiling in NH and ask that our readers share stories, photos and ideas. This is your Association, this is your … [Read more...] about New Sno-Traveler Magazine
Shortly after the first snowflake makes landfall the NHSA office is often peppered with two particular questions: “Why aren’t the snowmobile trails open?” and “Why aren’t the trails groomed?” Everyone is itching to ride. Me too! Why Aren’t The Snowmobile Trails Open? Why is it so complicated to get the trails opened at times? Storms can wreak trail havoc. It can take every ounce of club … [Read more...] about Why Aren’t The Snowmobile Trails Open?