You like rockets? Well, similar to NASA calling, this is the way Canadians hurtle themselves across (a snowy) space. Gently squeeze that throttle, feel the overpowering torque of the sleigh between your thighs, loudly ripping across the sweet powdery slopes. Roar. Braaap. Laugh. Scream with joy. This is winter in British Columbia, the new snowmobiling capital of the world.
Snowmobiling is an incredible rush, and it’s crazy risky — and there’s no better place to try it than in the powder-filled ski towns of British Columbia, where it’s becoming more popular than ever. If you have the guts to give it a go, here’s the lowdown on everything you need to know about snowmobiling in BC.