AUTHORITIES STILL LOOKING FOR MISSING PCT HIKER (Nov '16)
, Yakima County Sheriff’s Office's Search and Rescue Coordinator, asked WSSA
to reach out to our members regarding the search for Kris Fowler, last seen October 12th in Packwood
. Kris was hiking the Pacific Crest Trail when he went missing. Click here for Missing Hiker flyer.
Call (509) 728-0802 with any information.
WSSA 2017 SCHOLARSHIP INFO NOW POSTED (Oct '16)
- Click on the Scholarships
menu item at left and learn how you might earn a $1,500 WSSA
Scholarship, with a chance to win two others from the Western Chapter and the International Snowmobile Media Council.
2016 WSSA SCHOLARSHIP WINNER IS CHELSEA MILLER (Jul '16)
- Congratulations to Chelsea Miller, from Winthrop, for winning the 2016 WSSA
Scholarship, this year valued at $1,850! If you are interested in the 2017 WSSA
Scholarship program, details will be posted on the Scholarships
page by early fall.
2016 WSSA AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED (Mar '16) - The annual award winners were announced at Winter Rendezvous in Walla Walla over Presidents' Day weekend. Congratulations to the following individuals and groups:
-Snowmobiler of the Year - Greg Figg
-Snowmobile Club President of the Year - Chris Mayer
-Snowmobile Club of the Year - Northwest Glacier Cruisers
-Snowmobile Dealer of the Year - Pierre's Polaris, John Peterson
-Groomer of the Year - Randy Skillman, Industrial Mowing/Spraying/Grooming
NATURE CONSERVANCY LAND MANAGEMENT PLAN RELEASED (Dec '15)
- Of interest to snowmobilers is an article from the Ellensburg
Daily Record regarding the Management Plan for the Nature Conservancy lands purchased last year. It's good news for snowmobilers and other motorized recreationists
. (Remember though this is privately-owned land and our good stewardship must continue!) Check it out here
WSSA MEMBERSHIP BRINGS DISCOUNT FOR LIFE FLIGHT NETWORK (Nov '16)
- UPDATED! Northwest MedStar is now Life Flight Network.
Seconds count when a critically ill or injured patient needs specialized medical attention, and so does the medical team caring for you. From bases all over the Northwest, Life Flight Network safely transports thousands of patients each year in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Western Montana, Northern Nevada and Northern California. Life Flight Network, a non-profit organization, is the region's premier critical care transport service dedicated to the safe, compassionate care for thousands of critically ill or injured patients each year through helicopter, fixed wing and ground-based transports to health care facilities throughout the Pacific Northwest. The price is $45 a year, or $225 for five; a bargain if you ever need this emergency service. Click here
for the WSSA
/Life Flight Network membership application. Visit www.lifeflight.org
for the details of this life-saving insurance.
LOOKING FOR SNOWMOBILE SAFETY AND ACCESS INFORMATION? (Jun '14)
- The Snowmobile Safety and Access Information Center is provided by the American Council of Snowmobile Associations in fulfillment of a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Federal Highway Administration (FHWA
) to support snowmobile safety and access training and product development. Your one stop shop; click here
to visit www.snowmobileinfo.org!
WSSA IS ON FACEBOOK & TWITTER (Jan '10)
- Search "Washington State Snowmobile Association" on Facebook and become a fan! Check us on Twiter
too at "wssaus