Rev Up Safety, Not Speed on Your Snowmobile Adventure
Whether your plans are a leisurely ride on favorite trails or a power run through more rugged terrain, here are a few snowmobile safety tips from the experienced and snow-loving folks at the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources:
- Before riding, attend a snowmobile safety training course (which may be required in some areas). Learn proper vehicle operation, safety rules and any applicable laws, regulations and procedures.
- Alcohol and snowball safety don’t mix. Before and during your ride, let “Zero Alcohol” be the motto for you and your fellow riders.
- Avoid getting caught in bad weather; always check the forecast and trail conditions prior …read more