What to Bring

Dress like you are going skiing, but warmer because you will not be working up a sweat.



or sunglasses

Neck Gator

face protection



What We Provide

We have snowmobile specific clothing:



ski helmets will not work


outer layers

An Experience

of a lifetime

What is the Tour Like

Our tours are family friendly as well as provide an adrenaline rush for our thrill-seeking guests and consist of groomed trails, single track through the beautiful White River National Forest, and open meadows.


YES! Complementary pickups are provided from all major hotels in Vail and Beaver Creek

Age Requirements

15/16 with a valid driver permit to ride alone and 6 years of age to ride

Is tip included?

Customary Guide gratuity of 20% is not included in your trip cost

Cancellation Policy

Because we have a limited amount of snowmobiles we do institute a 48-hour cancellation policy for regular tours, group and private tours

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    5 star ratingWow, just wow! This was literally the best experience of my life. It was more than I ever imagined.Ask for Greg, he is... read more

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    5 star ratingAmazing Views! Pick up from Lionshead was timely, short drive to the base camp and quickly geared up.

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