Respect Trail Closures & Stay on Trails!

It’s so exciting when we get our first snow of the year. It’s a good time to review what riding is allowed when our trails are closed and when our trails are open: How to determine if the trails are open or closed – Simply check the State’s Snow Report Website: When trails areContinue reading “Respect Trail Closures & Stay on Trails!”

Donation to Open Cupboard

The Osceola Valley Sno-Goers and the Southern Polk County ATV /UTV Club are presented checks to Open Cupboard. The Osceola Open Cupboard is an all volunteer organization that supports the Osceola School District and Dresser communities. The Osceola Valley Sno-Goers donated $500 and the Southern Polk County ATV / UTV Club donated $1000. Angel OlsenContinue reading “Donation to Open Cupboard”

Minutes – Dec 2021

Officers: President: Eric Hallen (2023),Vice President: Jordan Hallen (2022), Secretary: Cyndi Sommerfeldt (2023), Treasurer: Sheri Hoiby (2022) Board of Directors: Mike Kohn (2022), Kirk Johnson (2022), Rhett Larson (2023), Jason Raska (2023) Trail Bosses: West: Brad McGuiggan & Jason Raska, East: Scott Carlson, Dresser West: Arik Mahler, Dresser East: Kevin McNutt, Stower Trail: Jeff Jonas & Rick LeRouxContinue reading “Minutes – Dec 2021”

Minutes – Nov 2021

Meeting called to order on 11/2/21, 7:30pm at Potsie’s by Eric. Secretary’s report:  Sent out via email earlier in October.  Approved as read. Treasurer’s report: Approved as read by Sheri. Closed CD and deposited into checking account, planning to put into investment account. Media/Marketing:  Check for club website updates that Frank did recently. Council Report:Continue reading “Minutes – Nov 2021”

Minutes – Oct 2021

*Meeting called to order on 10/5/21, 7:30pm at UW Wanderoos back bar by Kevin. Secretary’s report: · Sent out via email earlier in Sept., Approved as read Treasurer’s report: · Approved as read, Sheri was absent · Reviewed Fair profits after 15% paid to Fair Board Media/Marketing: · Mark Kuhl website, Eric Hallen facebook ·Continue reading “Minutes – Oct 2021”

2021 Scholarships

The Osceola Valley Sno-Goers gives college scholarships each year to graduating seniors from the Osceola High School. The scholarships are awarded based on the students academics, extracurricular activities (including community engagement), participation in their local snowmobile club and love of the outdoors. For 2021, the Osceola Valley Sno-Goers presented 2 scholarship, $500 each on MayContinue reading “2021 Scholarships”

2021 Covid didn’t slow us down!

The 2020 pandemic will be with us for quite some time. Snowmobiling in 2021 was an outlet for many of us to get out of the house. Surprisingly, stops at our local bars were not crowded if you were careful when you rode and where you stopped. If you were willing to travel, there wasContinue reading “2021 Covid didn’t slow us down!”

The Hard Truth About off Trail Riding

THE HARD TRUTH ABOUT OFF-TRAIL RIDING By: Mark Lester, Photo By: Mike Lester 3/15/2019 It looks like snocross racing has been supplanted as the identity of choice by the image of the deep snow freerider. Iconic names like Haikonen, Morgan and Hibbert for two decades have given way to powder slaying, cornice jumping images ofContinue reading “The Hard Truth About off Trail Riding”