Tag Archives: Maine snowmobiling

A commitment to snowmobile safety can save lives

Earlier this week I saw a newspaper report that caught my eye. Ice anglers on Messalonskee Lake in Oakland had “planted” 15 discarded Christmas trees on the lake, marking the ice as unsafe in hopes of making sure that snowmobilers don’t drive into the open water closer to shore. That’s what happened on Jan. 7, […]

Share your snowmobile ethanol sob story … and the solution

On Saturday I headed to Augusta to check out the Maine Snowmobile Association’s annual Maine Snowmobile Show, and got the chance to talk with several vendors and avid sledders. Plenty of vendors were on hand to show off the latest and greatest sleds and accessories, and local chambers of commerce showed up to share maps […]