• Snowmobile Ice Safety (video)

    snowmobile ice safety advice
    Jan 24, 2014

    The lack of snow has tempted some snowmobilers to consider riding on ice. Yes, it’s been very cold and many of the lakes and ponds are frozen. but remember, ice is unpredictable. In the name of safety, it is recommended that snowmobilers avoid frozen bodies of water.

     

    For information about ice thickness and ice survival, visit our previous post “Ice is Unpredictable” that also includes a video.

     

    Our friends at VAST, the Vermont Association of Snow Travelers, posted a video that reminds everyone of the possible consequences of unknown ice conditions. Be a Safe Rider, follow all snowmobile ice safety recommendations.

     

    3 Responses to “Snowmobile Ice Safety (video)”

    1. xflyer53 says:

      With a slow beginning to the season, we are all going to ride till we can’t ride any more. So with spring just around the corner, I thought it would be good to bring this topic back to the forefront of everyone’s minds.

       

      Watch the video. It could save your life!

       

       

    2. xflyer53 says:

      Just keeping this in the minds of those who choose to cross the lakes.

       

      All very good info!

       

      Enjoy and ride safe. :)

       

    3. xflyer53 says:

      With the weather warming up, and all of us trying to get the last few local rides in, ice is starting to get soft…

       

       

       

      Ride Safe! ;)

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