Monthly Archives: October 2013

Rural Cass Snowmobile Club to meet Tuesday, November 12

Rural Cass Snowmobile Club will hold the first meeting of the season on Tuesday, November 12, at 7 PM at the Casselton Pizza Ranch. 

To kick off the season, the club will discuss:

  • Membership  mailings
  • SnowJam 2014  planning
  • Trail signing
  • Other items as  identified at the meeting

 All local snowmobilers are encouraged to attend.

Learn why you should register your snowmobile in ND

Check out this video from Snowmobile North Dakota to understand the benefits you gain from registering your snowmobile in North Dakota

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Frequently Asked Questions about Club Membership

Aren’t local snowmobile trails paid for by the state?

No, only a portion of the funding comes from the state. About 50% of the funds for grooming are based upon local fundraising. And, the state funds come directly from the number of snowmobiles registered, and these sleds must be registered in North Dakota to count.

How much does it cost to groom the trail?

Grooming costs average $10-12 per mile. Even if the person running the groomer is a volunteer, the costs add up. 

Are there other ways to help?

The club can definitely use your help in other ways, such as trail signing and other activities.  As a club member, you’ll receive the club’s newsletter, which will you let you know of club events.

Ride Safe – Ride Smart

Take some time to watch this short video on snowmobile safety

Snowmobile North Dakota plans meeting in Casselton

Snowmobile North Dakota Board of Directors has planned a meeting in Casselton for Saturday, Oct 26, beginning at 10 AM at the city hall, Casselton.

On the agenda is a discussion with the Cattrail Trail Association (representing the communities of Hope, Page, Clifford, Galesburg, Pillsbury and Luverne)) to discuss increasing the associations participation at the state level. This will begin at 10 AM. At 11 AM the board will discuss regular business.

Finally, a Region 5 Trail Meeting will begin at 11:30 AM. Region 5 includes the East Central Trail Association and the Southern Valley Trail Association. The Rural Cass Snowmobile Club is part of this region.

Region 5 Trail Meeting will discuss new programs and answer any questions from the local trail association members.

The public is invited to attend any portion of this meeting.

For more information, contact Keri Wanner, Executive Director of SND, at 701-328-5377 or

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State snowmobile convention planned in Grand Forks

Snowmobile North Dakota is hosting the 35th Annual Snowmobile North Dakota Convention December 7. It will be held at the Howard Johnson in Grand Forks, ND. Contact the Howard Johnson Inn at 701-772-7131 and mention the North Dakota Snowmobile Convention for a special $99 rate.

Registration information will be released in October and online registration will be provided.

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