ATV, Snowmobile, and Sled Dog Clubs Work Together to Save Trails...And Money**_
_by Dave Halsey_, NOHVCC Contributing Writer What happens when members of motorized and non-motorized clubs get together for a meeting?
a) bickering b) complaining c) finger pointing d) sharing information, cooperating on trail issues and saving money. In Itasca County, Minnesota, the answer is d. The Itasca County Snowmobile Alliance is made up of 11 snowmobile clubs, 5 ATV clubs and the Voyageurs Sled Dog Classic Race organization. Established over 30 years ago, the Alliance was originally set up to to help local snowmobile clubs band together to build and maintain trails. Today, it's doing that and more for sled owners, OHV riders and mushers in northern Minnesota, working closely with the state, county, communities and landowners, including the Blandin Paper Company that owns large tracts of forest lands......read more