Upcoming Sublette County WPLI Advisory Committee Meeting

Club Members and Motorized Recreation Enthusiasts;

The Sublette WPLI Committee will be holding their May meeting on the 3rd starting at 1:00 PM in the County Commissioners meeting room at the Court House. Our club/motorized recreation representative on the committee , Bill Lanning, extends an invitation from the WPLI Committee for you to attend the meeting to hear the discussions and provide you input on the management option being considered for the Lake Mountain WSA. Please attend if you can. See the agenda below.


Sublette County WPLI Advisory Committee
Draft Agenda
May 3, 2017

1:00 Convene

Old Business
1. Finalize dates for touring Scab Creek WSA and Shoal Creek WSA
2. Plan town-hall meetings to gather public input on designation and management of WSAs

Public Comment (Approximately 1:30 p.m.)

New Business
3. Review the public information materials created by the UW Ruckelshaus Institute on the Wyoming Public Lands Initiative in Sublette County
4. Review and discuss public comments received by the committee
5. Narrow the options under consideration on management and designation of Lake Mountain WSA

4:45 Public Comment

5:00 Adjourn

New Officers for 2017-18

We are excited to announce our new officers for 2017-18! The Club held elections on March 2, 2017.

President- Clint Andersen
Vice President- Robert Jaskolski
Secretary- Kelli Andersen
Treasurer- Kathy Raper
Board Member- Patrick Ingram (1 year left)
Board Member- Sandy Sletton (2 years left)
Board Member- Jake Radakovich (1 years left)
Board Member- Josh Criddle (1 years left)
Board Member- Charlie Raper (2 years left)

Previously appointed positions:
Race Director- Josh Adams
Summer Events Coordinator- Tiffany Johnston
Winter Events Coordinator- Gary Neely
WSSA Director- Bill Lanning
Media Director- Tesa Manning

2017 One Lunger Vintage Snowmobile Race Results

100 lap single cylinder class
1st: Dan Spranger and Cody Ross from Ogden, UT on a 1972 Yamaha 292
2nd: Josh Rose and Darren Koons on a 1970 Skidoo Olympique 335
3rd: Steve Kujawa and Seth Urhart on a 1976 Yamaha GS300

100 lap twin cylinder class
1st: Brad Roper and Rob Graves on a 1965 John Deere Spitfire
2nd: Garrett Easton and Clay Coleman on a 1973 Arctic Cat Cheetah
3rd: Trevor Giaestar and Garrett Wilson on a 1973 Merc S/R 440

10 lap Open class
1st:Patrick Ingram on a 1976 Polaris TX440
2nd: Scott Stromberg on a 1978 Arctic Cat El Tigre
3rd: Brett Baker on a 1976 Skidoo Everest

Juniors race, ages 9-14
1st: Julie Dysart
2nd: Otis Leniger
3rd: Jarak Bredthauer

Dan Spranger and Cody Ross from Ogden, UT

17th Annual One Lunger 100- February 4

The snow is getting deep and it’s time to get your vintage sleds ready for the One Lunger!!

Pre-registration is Friday night at Boondock’s Pizza and more.

The racer’s meeting will be at 10 am and races begin at 10:30. The races are at Sagebrush Downs Raceway in Cora, WY. Get directions here.

New this year is a Juniors class for racers ages 9-14.

Stoney Vance with 307Q will be serving up some BBQ trackside and there will be plenty of room for spectators.

We can’t wait to see you all there!

See the full rules here.

XMR Oval Races- January 28

Snow Explorers/ Altitude Offroad Inc. is teaming up with XMR (Xtreme Mountain Racing) to host XMR Oval Races in Pinedale on January 28.

The races will be at Sagebrush Downs Oval Track in Cora, WY- Get Directions Here.

Pre-registration will be held Friday night at the Hampton Inn & Suites, with drinks served by the Boulder Bar.

Racing begins at 10 am on Saturday at Sagebrush Downs. Full Rules and Registration available at xmr-racing.com. Old Stone’s Smokehouse will have trackside concessions.

The Awards Banquet will be Saturday at 6 pm at the Hampton Inn & Suites. Tickets are $30 and will be for sale at registration. Dinner will be served by The Den and drinks will be served by Boulder Bar.

We would like to that the Pinedale Travel and Tourism Commission for supporting this event!! Check them out at visitpinedale.org

Dates sets for Winter Events

At the Monthly Meeting on October 6, the club made plans for all of our Winter Events:

December 1: Monthly Meeting
December 10: Club Float in Mountain Man Christmas Parade
January 5: Monthly Meeting
January 21: Ride to Box Y- Meet at Horse Creek Parking Lot at 9 am
January 28: XMR Vintage Oval Races at Sagebrush Downs
February 2: Monthly Meeting
February 4: 17th Annual One Lunger 100 Vintage Snowmobile Race
February 17-20: Pinedale Winter Carnival- Snowmobile Speed Runs will be held on Saturday afternoon
February 25: Ride to Crooked Creek
March 2: Monthly Meeting
March 3-5: WSSA Fun Days in Alpine, WY
March 18: Snowmobile Fun Run, Location TBA

New Officers for 2016-17

We are excited to announce our new officers for 2016-17! The Club held a meeting on July 7, 2016 and after finally accepting the new bylaws, the following officers were elected:

President- Patrick Ingram
Vice President- Clint Andersen
Secretary- Tiffany Johnston
Treasurer- Kathy Raper
Board Member- Robert Jaskolski (1 year left)
Board Member- Tyler Pierce (1 year left)
Board Member- Sandy Sletton (2 years left)
Board Member- Jake Radakovich (2 years left)
Board Member- Josh Criddle (2 years left)
Race Director- Mike Carrillo

Previously appointed positions:
Summer Events Coordinator- Josh Adams
Winter Events Coordinator- Gary Neely
WSSA Director- Bill Lanning
Media Director- Tesa Manning

New Bylaws

New bylaws are available to members of Snow Explorers/ Altitude Off Road Inc. These bylaws have been rewritten to include the name change, the inclusion of summer activities in the club, as well as some new positions on the board.

A vote to approve these new bylaws will be held at the regular monthly meeting on Thursday July 7, 2016 at Tom Orcutt Memorial Park (in Shelter Park) at 6 pm. A new slate of officers will also be elected at this meeting. We will be cooking up burgers and ask that members bring a side dish to the potluck to kick off Rendezvous Weekend.

Download New Bylaws Here

Snow Explorers Name Change

At the May 5, 2016 meeting the Snow Explorers voted for a name change from Snow Explorers Inc.” to “Snow Explorers / Altitude Off-Road Inc.” in order to refelct the inclusion of ATVs, dirtbikes, and other offroad vehicles in the club. The current Board members will work to change the bylaws to reflect this along with the other changes that have been approved this year. Your new Summer Events Coordinator is Josh Adams. Stay tuned for a summer ride schedule!

2016 WSSA Fun Days

Pinedale Snow Explorer Members joined riders from around the state for WSSA Fun Days in Dubois, WY on March 5-6.

Gary Neely Wyoming State Trails Snowmobiler of the year

The Pinedale Snow Explorers’ scrapbook took first place. Thank you Tiffany Johnston, Gary Neely, Bill Lanning, Kathy Raper, Tiffany Wood, and Amy Jensen for getting this put together over the last two weeks. GREAT JOB!

*Snowmobile family of the year – Leniger Family
*Male Snowmobiler of the year – Craig Sheppard
*Female Snowmobiler of the year – Tiffany Johnston
*Youth Snowmobiler(s) of the year – Noah and Nicolas Sletten
*Snowmobile Business of the year – Dave’s Repair
*Groomer of the year – Dave Lankford