Tag Archives: Maine Snowmobile Association

Video to help teach snowmobilers about safety on ice | Lewiston Sun Journal

Video to help teach snowmobilers about safety on ice | Lewiston Sun Journal

Ice safety: How thick is safe?

2 inches: one person on foot

3 inches: a group of people traveling single file

7.5 inches: supports a two-ton car

8 inches: supports up to a 2.5-ton light truck

10 inches: supports up to a 3.5-ton truck

12 inches: heavy truck 7 to 8 tons

15 inches: holds up to 10 tons

20 inches: holds up to 25 tons.

Source: Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife

 

Snowmobile season is here: Tips to get prepared | Bangor Daily News

Snowmobile season is here: Tips to get prepared | Bangor Daily News.

State, Roxanne Quimby agree to Millinocket-area land deal | Bangor Daily News

State, Roxanne Quimby agree to Millinocket-area land deal | Bangor Daily News.

Snowmobile enthusiasts fuel $350 million economic boom statewide – Bangor Daily News

(Snowmobiling was a big part of my life as a youngster. At least, in the winter. I doesn’t surprise me that an outdoor activity such as snowmobiling is helping the economy. — KM)

Snowmobile enthusiasts fuel $350 million economic boom statewide – Bangor Daily News.

Quimby buys thousands more acres – Bangor Daily News

 Quimby buys thousands more acres – Bangor Daily News.