White River Rumble a big success

Phil Vallem of Craig won the inaugural White River Rumble, a 70-mile snowmobile race around the Flat Top Mountains beginning and ending at Lake Avery. Ten racers took on the grueling mountain challenge in what organizers hope will become an annual event.

MEEKER I The inaugural White River Rumble, a 70-mile cross-country snowmobile race in the White River National Forest, was held Saturday and the inaugural event was considered a success by riders and organizers.

70-mile White River Rumble set for March 12 for long-distance snowmobilers

RBC I Not for the leisure rider or those who go snowmobiling once or twice a year, a 70-mile endurance race will be held in Meeker in March. Sponsored by the White River Snowmobile Club and Extreme Power Sports, the 2016 White River Rumble Cross Country Race will be held on March 12.

135 join in poker, snowmobile ride

About 135 snowmobile riders get ready for the poker run to begin.

MEEKER I Roughly 135 sleds, several with more than one rider, took part in the third annual “I Ride with James” Poker and Snowmobile Ride on Sunday, raising funds for the James Sizemore Memorial Scholarships and for Rio Blanco County Search and Rescue.

Marvine Snow Trail open

MEEKER | The Marvine Snow Trail is open for cross-country skiing and snowmobilers with 2.2 miles of groomed track to the warming hut.

Marvine trail offers winter fun

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MEEKER I This winter, the White River Snowmobile Club, the White River Nordic Council, the Eastern Rio Blanco Recreation District and Sable Mountain Outfitters have joined forces to provide an incredible family experience.

Snowmobiling in June

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There is still a lot of snow in the high country, enough for Buddy Ridings to fly up Pagoda Peak last Sunday.