SnowTrailsTV – Season Eight
STTV – Episode 1
STTV – Episode 2
Segment #1: The first of five days in the Cascade Mountains of Washington State. With freezing rain and log jams the day was full of surprises.
Segment #2: Sno-Motion snow-cross race in August on snow, Lisa Kelly from Ice Road Truckers makes an appearance.
Segment #3: MichCanSka continues traveling from Grand Rapids, MN to Belcourt, ND
STTV – Episode 3
Segment #1: SnowTrailsTV visits Salmon La Sac and Woods and Steele Sno-Parks in Washington State.
Segment #2: Leaving Belcourt, ND and crossing the border into Canada, MichCanSka runs into a little trouble with cattails in the ditches on the way to Russell, Manitoba. The riders proceed to Preeceville, Saskatchewan stopping along the way to help an injured rider.
STTV – Episode 4
Segment #1: The crew caps the fifth of day riding with the Washington State Snowmobile Association in the Cascade Mountains with the best weather of the week.
Segment #2: The journey continues with the second group of MichCanSka riders as we leave Preeceville, Saskatchewan. Riding into Nipawin, Saskatchewan. We stopped only to repair a broke down sled on the way to Big River, Saskatchewan
STTV – Episode 5
Segment #1: SnowTrailsTV spends time with the Pink Ribbon Riders for the Third Annual Sno-run at Togwotee Mountain Lodge near Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The Pink Ribbon Riders raise money for women and men who have been diagnosed with breast cancer.
Segment #2: The riders of MichCanSka depart Big River, Saskatchewan going through Cold Lake, Alberta on the way to Athabasca, Alberta. As well as navigation issues, the gang makes a wrong turn and a snowmobile has to be pulled up the bank of the Athabasca River by rope and manpower.
STTV – Episode 6
Segment #1: After record warm temperatures and rain, SnowTrailsTV starts it’s first of a five day saddlebag tour in Quebec, Canada. We encounter washed out trails and have to build a bridge from dead wood in the bush.
Segment #2: We continue our adventure in Quebec with Day two, a true scenic winter wonderland of snow.
Segment #3: Without any snow for MichCanSka, we are trailering to Teslin, Yukon. On the way, we stop and visit a boreal forest, hot springs, rare woodland buffalo of British Colombia and some of the most beautiful scenery in the world.
STTV – Episode 7
Segment #1: SnowTrailsTV is riding the Continental Divide in Wyoming with the Riverton Sno-goers. This is a family style ride featuring mountain goats and Austin Peak in the Rocky Mountains.
Segment #2: In the snowmobiler paradise of Quebec, Canada we spend another day of wide trails with panoramic lookouts.
Segment #3: Now with group three, SnowTrailsTV documents the drama of 16 hours of almost being stuck in the Yukon overnight and having to be rescued by two Yukon extraction specialists.
STTV – Episode 8
Segment #1: A day with professional snowmobiler Dan Adams. Experience extreme backcountry riding fun as they fly through the Rockies with the Teton Mountains in the background.
Segment #2: We visit an ice-fishing village on the Ste. Lawrence Seaway, have a colorful lunch on the way to a fantastic buffalo steak dinner in Quebec.
Segment #3: After almost spending the evening in the bush, group three meets up with the rest of the groups in Dawson City, Yukon and depart for Tok, Alaska on the Top of the World Highway. The segment ends with a mountainside tribute to Lance Corporal Wheat, a Viet Nam Veteran awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor
STTV – Episode 9
Segment #1: Brace yourself for a couple of wild days with Moms Motor Sports riding crew in the backcountry of Wyoming. Getting stuck in the steep and deep was almost a pre-requisite.
Segments #2: We finish our last of five days in Quebec with more scenic lookouts and the Charlevoix Hotel on the Ste. Lawrence Seaway for a little Quebec dinning and culture.
Segment #3: MichCanSka continues their epic adventure on the Top of the World Highway. High winds and sled rollovers were only part of the adventure crossing into Alaska.
STTV – Episode 10
Segment #1: We finish the season with the Jackson Hole Snowmobile Hill Climbs. Every year competitors gather to test their medal against the mountain to see who will be crowned the National Champion, and called King of the Mountain.
Segment #2: Riding over the TOP of THE WORLD Highway in Alaska, encountering estimated winds between eighty and one hundred miles per hour blow two MichCanSka riders into the bush. The Journey is wrapped up with a banquet in honor of the riders in Tok, Alaska.