Humans conquered the air before they conquered snow. The first plane was 1903, the first snow vehicle 1908. It wasn't until 1954 the first snowmobile, as we know today, was invented.
The first snowmobile
Ask 10 people what the first snowmobile was and you'll get 10 different answers. One of them is the Ford Model T equipped with the Snow Flyer option. See one of these rare first snowmobiles on display
First Recreational Snowmobiles
In the beginning there were many brands of snowmobile manufacturers. Today there are only 3. See a variety from a Ghia to a Suzuki.
There were many different designs of snow traveling vehicles from skis and tracks to skis and props. This snow plane is capable of over 100 MPH and carries 4.
World Record Speed Setter. Built and driven by the famed "Rocketman" in 1975. It reached 150 MPH.
Not just fun, but also work!
Snowmobiles were not only fun, but they also aided travel for work. Used by trappers, doctors and mail carriers.
No Bitter Weather
For some of us, the best way to enjoy a snomobile is in the warm indoors. View this collection from the comforts of being indoors and climate controlled.
See this very rare Snow Coupe, less than 200 ever made.
See many snowmobiles with rear engine designs.