Ready to snowmobile? Safety courses available as winter approaches

With winter fast approaching, snowmobilers are hopeful for a snowy season ahead. But how prepared are you, or your children when it comes to snowmobiling safety?

Posted: Nov 30, 2018 12:16 PM
Updated: Nov 30, 2018 12:18 PM

With winter fast approaching, snowmobilers are hopeful for a snowy season ahead. But how prepared are you, or your children when it comes to snowmobiling safety?

The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles is reminding people to not only register their snowmobiles, but to also be educated in the snow.

There are courses available across the Mohawk Valley in order to keep people safe when riding their snowmobiles this season. Course are being held in Westmoreland, Utica, Camden, Rome and Ilion throughout the month of December.

Kids can take the course beginning at age 10, but the courses are meant to help snowmobilers of all ages.

For a full list of courses, head to the DMV’s website.

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