MEET BACKCOUNTRY EXPERT TONY JENKINS


    Get to know Idaho-based Ski-Doo Backcountry Expert Tony Jenkins, in his own words. 

    DAN DELUKE WINS SKI-DOO SPRING SHOW CONTEST

    If you stopped by to see the new Ski-Doo snowmobiles at a Spring Fever tour show, you had a chance to enter a contest to win $5,000 to use on any Ski-Doo items. Dan Deluke of New Hartford, New York is the big winner!

    Dan entered the contest checking out the 2017 Ski-Doo sleds at the SnowFest show in Old Forge, NY. 

    BOMBARDIER MUSEUM IN VALCOURT TOTALLY REIMAGINED

    One the the highlights of a trip to the birthplace and home of Ski-Doo snowmobiles is the J-Armand Bombardier Museum. The museum re-opened in June 2016 after an 18-month, $14 million total reimagining and it is a must-see for any snowmobile or transportation enthusiast.

     

    Watch the video to take a tour of the new museum with Ski-Doo Backcountry Expert Carl Kuster and 2016 Iron Dog snowmobile race winners Tyson Johnson and Tyler Aklestad. 

    2016 IRON DOG RACE WINNERS VISIT BRP HEADQUARTERS
     

    Tyler Aklestad and Tyson Johnson have been racing Ski-Doo sleds in the legendary Iron Dog Alaskan cross-country-race for more than a decade. In February 2016, they finally broke through and won the 2,031 mile race. 

    HOW TO END YOUR SEASON IN STYLE - SLED CAMPING!

    By Jeremy Mercier, Ski-Doo Backcountry Expert
    Photos by Mercier and Brian Brown

     

    Believe it or not, after 3,600 miles (5,794 km) of mountain riding I was ready for summer. The change of seasons and the break from riding my Ski-Doo Summit is what renews my interest and excitement in the next riding season. But before calling it quits, I like to end my season in style every year.