Ride Sober – A high percentage of snowmobile fatalities and injuries are the direct result of someone’s irresponsible use of alcohol. Don’t drink and ride. Don’t let anyone else in your group drink and ride.
Be Aware Of Conditions – Early season ice conditions remain questionable. Snowfall can insulate thin ice and slow the freezing process. Snow levels may vary on the trails. Objects may be covered or barely hidden. Ride accordingly.
Stay off roads and on trails – Early in the season, it is tempting to ride on roadways. Don’t do it. It is illegal and it puts both snowmobilers and automobile drivers in danger.
Ride At A Reasonable Speed – Speed limits are determined by existing conditions. If you can’t control your sled safely at the speed you are going, you are going too fast. You are not only threatening your safety, but the safety of others around…
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