The Golden Snowmobile Club is the recipient of grant funding for trail improvements and development in the Quartz Creek area during summer 2017. Confirmed funding for $30,000 is for opening the Old Man FSR for groomer and snowmobile access and re-grading of the West Bench Trail to allow for better early season grooming. An additional ... [read more]
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Limited to only 52 participants by invitation the inaugural Riley Suhan Invitation is going to be an epic day. This unique mountain race will traverse a large loop of the Quartz Creek riding zone and be executed in a relay format. Compete or watch – there will be a BBQ, great viewing and good times ... [read more]
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The 11th Annual Quartz Creek Sessions (GT or Die) is scheduled for Saturday, April 14, 2018! Season ender good times with a few tweaks this year to include a kids race and later in the day adult events. Wondering what it’s all about – check out this story that appeared in the Globe and Mail: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/travel/gt-or-die-a-toboggan-race-for-grown-ups/article34430863/ ... [read more]
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Sled Golden 2017-18 Board of Directors
(Left to Right): Aaron Bernasconi, Colin Wallace, Luke Burley, Chris Soper, Andrew McBride, Evan Pitman, Matt Adamson, Jason Paul, Kelly Bushman (contractor).
The Golden Snowmobile Club (SledGolden) hosted their annual general meeting on Thursday, October 26.   The event was held at long-time sponsor Island Restaurant in Golden. The 2017 meeting was the largest in many years with 14 club members attending. It was an opportunity to discuss the future of the club and also recognize the ... [read more]
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Wiesener Pow (1 of 1)
It snowed again and snowmobile conditions in Golden BC are amazing. Yes we know that we sound like a broken record but if you’re thinking it’s a good time to put the sled away and to start playing golf, you’re going to miss out on the best conditions of the year.  Access to our zones ... [read more]
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This is the winter that just keeps on giving. Thank you La Nina! Golden BC snowmobile conditions continue to be very good although playing the weather right can make all the difference. Today it was dumping snow at 2100m and above. Below that it was spiting rain. That means about half way up the trail ... [read more]
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Jo Sledding (1 of 1)
Snowmobiling conditions in Golden BC have changed to spring. We’ve had some  new snow this week past but also some warmer temperatures and some wind.  Travel is quite good and there have been many happy sledders this week past. Sledders should be very cautious about big overhead cornices and the impact that warmer temps will ... [read more]
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Breaking in to Holt on March 23, 2017
Snowmobile conditions in Golden BC are still really good. This is the time of year when our areas shine because of higher elevations and colder temps keeping the snow quality high. Snow Beta This week we experienced  some incredibly volatile weather. It was warm last weekend and many avalanches occurred. Since then we’ve continued to ... [read more]
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JP pow (1 of 1)
Snowmobile conditions in Golden BC are incredible at elevation right now.  We’ve had approximately 85 cms of snow this week and there’s another 30+cms on it’s way. There  has also been a lot of avalanche activity and it’s a good time to be very conservative.  Looks like temperatures are cooling down after a hot shower ... [read more]
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Justin Pillow Popper (1 of 1)
Wow, it’s deep out there! Snowmobiling conditions in Golden BC are incredible right now. But it’s also important to remember with all this snow and wind comes increased avalanche risk and  it’s a really good time to play it smart. Luckily, there is tons of snow that is in manageable  terrain and there’s more on ... [read more]
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Suhan Quartz Feb 11, 2017 (1 of 1)
The big story for snowmobiling in Golden this week is the forecast. We’ve got 70-80 cms that is supposed to come in the next week with 45 cms supposed to fall before Sunday morning. Snow Beta We had 10cms reported at KHMR over the week. The best snow is sitting in the trees where alpine ... [read more]
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Breaking in to Zippermouth creek.
It’s pretty good in Golden right now for snowmobiling. We’ve had between 30-40 cms of snow this week. There’s been some great days out and there’s still some powder to be had. The temps have cooled things down but it’s felt like spring is knocking on the door this week. Snow Beta We had 36cms ... [read more]
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Conditions for snowmobiling  in Golden BC right now are  a mixed bag of blower powder, packed powder, rain soaked powder and slush.  It all depends what elevation you’re at. We’ve had a lot of snow in the last week (52cms+) and  we’ve also had every other kind of weather too, including: wind, sun, rain, and ... [read more]
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Aaron Bernasconi Quartz Creek Pow (1 of 11)
Snowmobiling conditions in Golden BC are  epic right now! A significant storm on Feb. 8, started dumping on us and it continues to drop  amazing, cold-smoke powder from the sky. This storm is set to taper off on Friday Feb 10, and then once again, the skies will clear and the sun will come out. ... [read more]
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Quartz Jan 28 Suhan Wheelie (1 of 1)
The big news this week is the snow we’re expecting. There’s anywhere from 25-50 cms forecast to fall over the next few days here in Golden, BC and  with temperatures staying quite cool, there should  be alpine bowls of super pow to snowmobile! It’s a good time to  get your game face on and head ... [read more]
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