Category: Articles


Pre-Season Praise

Previous Next Thank you for your hard work! Just because the snowmobile season has technically begun, doesn’t mean the hard work is done! The majority of trails across the province have yet to...

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Provincial Festival Update

Snow depth check from the folks in Nipawin! It’s already looking festival ready and the snow is just getting started. This year’s...

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Snowmobile Day

Snowmobile Day is a day to celebrate the snowmobiling community and begin preparations for the upcoming season. Snowmobile clubs, local dealers, associations, and snowmobile groups are invited to participate. Snowmobile Day is being patterned after the successful “Snöskoters Dag”, held in Sweden for over 45 years. The celebration in Sweden started in...

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Membership Updates 21-22

First and foremost, congratulations to the two winners of our Grand Prize membership give away: Wade Fiala and Sheldon Chasky! They’re each taking home a $500 Federated Co-op gift card!This past season the SSA launched a new membership database that assisted with the growth of our membership!  We sold over eight hundred family/individual memberships and would like to extend a huge THANK YOU to everyone...

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PWOS Farewell

 At the 2021 AGM for Prairie Women on Snowmobiles, an extensive discussion was held about the future of the organization. Since 2014 it has become harder to fill the rider positions, as well as the positions for the executive. In 2016 the length of the ride was shortened hoping that would help and in 2018 the number of riders required was also lowered. All of these adjustments did not help our situation.As a...

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Club Article: Festival Postponed

The Nipawin snowmobile club, Twin Lakes Trail Blazers made the difficult decision to postpone the Provincial Saskatchewan Snowmobile Festival until 2023 due to the current Covid 19 environment. Although this year we had put a cap on registrations at 250 to try and keep everyone as safe as possible, the event has the potential to bring over 300 sledders to Nipawin. The economic benefit to our region, through accommodation, gas and food is substantial. The decision to postpone was difficult as...

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RCMP Patrolling the Trails

Patrolling the Trails One of the most common complaints heard from clubs is why we don’t see more police on the trails. This has been going on for many years with little change. Inquiries have been made, meetings have been held, but yet we seldom see police of any kind on the...

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John Popoff

50 years of volunteer service John Popoff retired in March 2004 after a 40 year career with John Deere. John and his family have...

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Trespass Changes

New Trespass Laws for 2022 As I’m sure everyone is aware, new trespass laws are in effect as of January 1st, 2022. These new laws will have an impact on snowmobiling in our province. Read on to learn more about these new laws, how they’ll affect The Snowmobile Act, and discover a new digital solution to landowner permission management in...

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Mobile App Update 21-22

After a bit of a bumpy start, the Sask Snow trail map app should now be up and running as intended! We apologize to anyone who ran into the early season glitches, hiccups, and error messages. Much like grooming, that first pass can be a little rough. To those of you who may still be facing issues, we recommend you uninstall the app and then reinstall it...

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