Snowmobile Ice Safety (video)
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.