The Golden Triangle

Event News

2020 & 2021 SEASON

SNOW RUSH EVENT – VIRTUAL

A BIG THANK YOU TO OUR 2 CORPORATE SPONSORS FOR OUR EVENT:

SILVER SPONSOR:

GOLD SPONSOR:  CJC Power Systems
February 15-March 30, 2021.  This ride is virtual, which means we want you to ride the Golden Triangle, but if this is not possible due to COVID Regulations, please ride where it’s easiest for you.  Register for FREE and Ride!!!  We will have a live kick off February 15th and a windup via zoom March 30, 2021 with Teen Challenge and Golden Triangle presentations.  Please register and check out the information on http://www.tcsnowrush.ca.

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Join Teen Challenge as we fundraise and ride in our 3rd annual Teen Challenge SnowRush, in participation with ‘The Golden Triangle  www.thegoldentriangle.ca

This year due to Covid restrictions on gatherings, there will be two options to get involved with and support the work of the Teen Challenge Alberta Men’s Centre.  From February 15th – March 30th, 2021, you can register, fundraise and choose to ‘Ride from Where You Are’ or ‘Ride the Golden Triangle’.  To Ride the Golden Triangle, choose your date, route and plan to ride all or part of the 350KM trail of Fox Creek, Swan Hills and Whitecourt, AB. Visit www.tcsnowrush.ca to register and fundraise today!

Why We Ride:
Our hope at Teen Challenge is to witness lives restored and changed.  Check out Al’s video testimony available online at:
https://www.changedlives.ca/stories/als-story/

Teen Challenge Canada provides a 12-month, faith-based, in-residence drug and alcohol rehabilitation program from men and women 18 years and older at 8 locations across Canada.  For more information visit www.teenchallenge.ca

If you or someone you know needs addiction help, visit www.teenchallenge.ca/get-help or call
1-877-343-1022 for more information.

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GOLDEN TRIANGLE RALLIES:

FOX CREEK NORTHLAND SNO-GOERS RALLY – FEBRUARY 2021 IS CANCELLED DUE TO COVID REGULATIONS.

WHITECOURT TRAILBLAZERS CLUB RALLY – FEBRUARY 13 & 14, 2021.  CANCELLED DUE TO COVID REGULATIONS

SWAN HILLS SNOW-GOERS A.S.A. JAMBOREE – FEBRUARY 20TH, 2021.  POSTPONED DUE TO COVID REGULATIONS.

Pre-Registration on Eventbrite.  Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic we will follow all safety measures that are recommended by AHS.  Online Pre-registration through Eventbrite (Service fees apply) Coming soon.  Masks are Mandatory when entering the hall and when helmets are off. Check-in/ Package Pick up Keyano Centre (Safety Measures will be in place).  Saturday February 20,2021 8:00 am – 11:00 am– Sign waiver forms. – Bucket Draws and 50/50 tickets will be available to purchase. $4/ticket. Bucket Draws and 50/50 will be drawn after 11:00 am. Please check in after the ride to pick up your take-out dinner and any prizes you may have won. All Riders must be in by 4:30.  ASA member/Passenger** —- $35.  Non-ASA Member**—$60 Includes Trail day pass.  Additional Draw Entries—$10 each.  **Registration Fee includes one draw entry and take-out dinner.For more information please call: Don Kelm 780-333-2800, Brent Cmoc 780-333-1504, Brad Hanson 780-333-5135, Mel Tonsi 780-305-416. Stay tuned for details!

NO Iron Sledder Challenge, due to COVID and Club Rally cancellations on the Golden Triangle.  See you next year.

2020 – ASPS Event Cancelled due to COVID Restrictions.  See you next year


2019 & 2020 SEASON

Congratulations to all the folks who participated in the Iron Sledder Challenge. The Challenge was promoted to invite riders to participate in 4 out of 4 Rallies on the Golden Triangle Trail System – Fox Creek Northland Sno-Goers’ Rally, Whitecourt Trailblazers’ Invasion, Swan Hills Snow-Goers’ Rally and the Snow Rush. We also awarded riders who participated in 3/4 Events on the Golden Triangle with the Golden Sledder Award. Riders registered at each of the Rallies and then were invited and awarded their medals at the Snow Rush Event March 7.

We were pleased to present the following people with MEDALS and BRAGGING RIGHTS at the Snow Rush Event on March 7, 2020:
IRON SLEDDER CHALLENGE (4/4 Events on Golden Triangle) – Roxanne Brown (Whitecourt Trailblazers President), Brent Cmoc (Swan Hills Snow-Goers President), Doug Hay, Shayne Hay, Conner Naslund, Natasha Hopp, Nick Hopp, Mel Vader and Gary Barber
GOLDEN SLEDDER CHALLENGE (3/4 Events on Golden Triangle) – Debra Hay, Derek Rooks, Sean Hay, Kellie Hay, Brad Benesch, Kim Benesch, Kara Benesch, Carolynn Soch, Kallie Soch, Lonny Lipka, Rob Boychuk, Chelsea Boychuk, Donny Boychuk, Caitlyn Boychuk, Cheyenne Boychuk and Derek Snow
Congratulations to everyone that completed the challenge, it is a tremendous feat. Get involved next year, as we will run the challenge again. We challenge you to register at your first Golden Triangle Rally in 2021. PS: We had a few kids under the age of 18-good for you guys!!

See the gallery for the photos from the Presentations.

PDF – POSTER LINK:  file:///C:/Users/jcbbr/AppData/Local/Packages/Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe/TempState/Downloads/2019_Golden_Triangle_PosterAd_8.5×14%20(1).pdf

Our 2nd Annual Snow Rush Event – We have partnered with Teen Challenge https://www.tcalberta.ca/ for our upcoming Rally in 2020.. We are excited to partner with the organization in the “Fight against Addiction”. Teen Challenge is a 12-month residential rehabilitation program that helps to support recovery from addictions – drug, alcohol and gambling. This is a crisis and we are all affected in some way or another. Ride with us in this cause.

The Ride – 350 km between Fox Creek, Swan Hills and Whitecourt.
Recommended Ride: Day 1 – Fox Creek to Swan Hills to Whitecourt (approximately 250km – 6-8 hours). We are recommending you leave before 8:00am. Ride from Fox Creek to Swan Hills, stopping for fuel and lunch or eat lunch at the Swan Hills Warm Up Shelter. Ride to Whitecourt and store your sled in a designated locked compound and stay at the Microtel Inn or Holiday Inn. Join us for an evening of dinner, prizes, presentations and testimonies from graduates of Teen Challenge in Whitecourt at the Seniors Circle at 7:00pm. Day 2 – 9:00 am. Leave from Whitecourt and ride to Fox Creek to conclude the ride (3-4 hours 120km). (make sure to fuel up before you leave for Fox Creek.

Alternate Rides: We are recommending a two-day ride, but folks who are wishing to do it in one day, please advise us at registration. It is recommended you leave after registration at 7:00am. (please see registration locations on website). If you would like to ride only a small portion, we will have designated “Family Rides” from each registration location (route to be determined at a later time)
***PRE-REGISTRATION FOR THE RIDE AND DINNER, REQUIRED ONLINE ON THE RALLY WEBSITE –
www.tcsnowrush.ca. If you are wanting to attend the evening presentations/prizes/testimonies you will have to pre-register by Thursday, February 27, 2019. If you are unsure how to register or need assistance please leave a message and we will do our best to help you out. www.enquiries@tcsnowrush.ca.

Get pledges to support the charity. If you have over $300 in pledges, your registration and dinner fees will be waived. https://www.tcsnowrush.ca/artez/abp-sled/pledgeform-abp_18_web.pdf   WEBSITE NOT UP AS OF OCTOBER 16/19

Registration Costs: Rider with Dinner $50/ Passenger with Dinner – $35. Additional dinner and children options available. Enquiries@tcsnowrush.ca.
No food or fuel available on the trails. A map will be provided with fuel and food stops in each community.

Recommended Hotels/Sled Security:

Whitecourt :
SLED SECURITY – HOME HARDWARE, ACROSS FROM MICROTEL & BEST WESTERN. SATURDAY NIGHT – MUST BE THERE BEFORE 6:00PM AND CANNOT REMOVE SLED UNTIL 9:00AM SUNDAY (STORE HOURS)
Microtel Inn & Suites – Call 780-396-0990, 4915 49th Avenue, Whitecourt, AB T7S 0E8
hpps://www.wyndhamhotels.com/microtel/whitecourt-alberta/microtel-inn-and-suites-by-wyndham-whitecourt/overview
and
Holiday Inn – 780-778-2512

Fox Creek :
Best Western – https://www.booking.com/hotel/ca/best-western-plus-fox-creek.html

Swan Hills :
Derrick Inn – https://www.derrickmotorinn.com/
Welcome Inn – https://411.ca/business/profile/13197339

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CLUB RALLIES:

FOX CREEK NORTHLAND SNO-GOERS CLUB RALLY – February 1 & 2, 2020

50TH ANNIVERSARY

www.northlandsnogoers.ca

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WHITECOURT TRAILBLAZERS CLUB – ANNUAL FAMILY SNOWMOBILE RALLY – February 14-16, 2020

40th ANNIVERSARY SLED INVASION

http://www.whitecourttrailblazers.ca/events/

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SWAN HILLS SNOW GOERS CLUB – FEBRUARY 22 2019

PLEASE PRE-REGISTER SO THEY HAVE AN IDEA HOW MANY FOLKS WILL BE RIDING. YOU CAN REGISTER @http://albertasnowmobile.ca/filez/40943-2019_ASA_JAMBOREE_REGISTRATION_FORM.pdf

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Alberta Snowmobile and Powersports Show
Thank you to all of our and sponsors/donators for the ASPS Event this past weekend. Congratulations to our basket winners – William Highbough – Barrhead and Eric Belley.
Thanks to Fox Creek Northland Sno-Goers, Swan Hills Snow-Goers and Whitecourt Trailblazers folks for manning the booth in addition to David Tait and Gord Bussey of Teen Challenge.

THANKS TO OUR DONATORS/SPONSORS FOR THE SHO

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March 6, 2019

THANK YOU THANK YOU, to everyone who supported us in our Charity Ride in the fight against addiction for Teen Challenge.  We had a very cold weekend of riding, but 27 riders hit the trail on Saturday morning and rode Sunday as well.  Thank to our Event Sponsors – Strydhorst Family, Pembina Pipeline, Secure Energy, Bare Contractors, CNRL, Microtel Inn & Suites and MD of Greenview.  Thank you to all of our donators, sponsors, pledges, riders, organizers and volunteers.   Thank you to Teen Challenge for all you do in fight against addiction.  If you would like to donate to Teen Challenge, visit their website at www.tcalberta.ca

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SNOW RUSH (CHARITY RIDE) – MARCH 2/3, 2019 – www.tcsnowrush.ca

We have partnered with Teen Challenge https://www.tcalberta.ca/ for our upcoming Rally in 2019.  We are excited to partner with the organization in the “Fight against Addiction”.  Teen Challenge is a 12-month residential rehabilitation program that helps to support recovery from addictions – drug, alcohol and gambling.  This is a crisis and we are all affected in some way or another.  Ride with us in this cause.

The Ride – 350 km between Fox Creek, Swan Hills and Whitecourt.

Recommended Ride:  Day 1 – Fox Creek to Swan Hills to Whitecourt (approximately 250km – 6-8 hours).  We are recommending you leave before 8:00am.  Ride from Fox Creek to Swan Hills, stopping for fuel and lunch or eat lunch at the Swan Hills Warm Up Shelter.  Ride to Whitecourt and store your sled in a designated locked compound and stay at the Microtel Inn or Holiday Inn.  Join us for an evening of dinner, prizes, presentations and testimonies from graduates of Teen Challenge in Whitecourt at the Seniors Circle at 7:00pm.   Day 2 – 9:00 am. Leave from Whitecourt and ride to Fox Creek to conclude the ride (3-4 hours 120km).  (make sure to fuel up before you leave for Fox Creek.

Alternate Rides: We are recommending a two-day ride, but folks who are wishing to do it in one day, please advise us at registration.  It is recommended you leave after registration at 7:00am.  (please see registration locations on website).  If you would like to ride only a small portion, we will have designated “Family Rides” from each registration location (route to be determined at a later time)

***PRE-REGISTRATION FOR THE RIDE AND DINNER, REQUIRED ONLINE ON THE RALLY WEBSITE –

www.tcsnowrush.ca.  If you are wanting to attend the evening presentations/prizes/testimonies you will have to pre-register by Thursday, February 27, 2019.   If you are unsure how to register or need assistance please leave a message and we will do our best to help you out.  www.enquiries@tcsnowrush.ca.

  

-Get pledges to support the charity.  If you have over $300 in pledges, your registration and dinner fees will be waived.  https://www.tcsnowrush.ca/artez/abp-sled/pledgeform-abp_18_web.pdf

Registration Costs:  Rider with Dinner $50/ Passenger with Dinner – $35.  Additional dinner and children options available.  Enquiries@tcsnowrush.ca.

No food or fuel available on the trails.  A map will be provided with  fuel and food stops in each community.

Recommended Hotels/Sled Security:

Whitecourt :

SLED SECURITY – HOME HARDWARE, ACROSS FROM MICROTEL & BEST WESTERN.  SATURDAY NIGHT – MUST BE THERE BEFORE 6:00PM AND CANNOT REMOVE SLED UNTIL 9:00AM SUNDAY (STORE HOURS)

Microtel Inn & Suites – Call 780-396-0990, 4915 49th Avenue, Whitecourt, AB T7S 0E8  ASK FOR GOLDEN TRIANGLE ROOM BLOCK.  MUST BOOK BY FEBRUARY 27TH.

hpps://www.wyndhamhotels.com/microtel/whitecourt-alberta/microtel-inn-and-suites-by-wyndham-whitecourt/overview

and

Holiday Inn – 780-778-2512

  • Room Types:                      (25) w/ 2 Queen Beds – (15) King Rooms – (7) Executive Kings -(3) Jacuzzi Suites
  • Room Rate:                         $109 for Queens and King Rooms – $129 for Executive Kings and $145 for Jacuzzi Suites
  • Block Code:                        SNO – Guest should refer to this code when booking their rooms.
  • Block Expires:                    February 27th, 2019 – Any rooms not reserved by this date will revert back into our house inventory
  • Booking Link:                     Golden Triangle – For easy on-line booking

Fox Creek :

Best Western – https://www.booking.com/hotel/ca/best-western-plus-fox-creek.html

Swan Hills :

Derrick Inn – https://www.derrickmotorinn.com/

Welcome Inn – https://411.ca/business/profile/13197339

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CLUB RALLIES:

FOX CREEK NORTHLAND SNO-GOERS CLUB RALLY – February 1 & 2, 2019

www.northlandsnowgoers.ca

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WHITECOURT TRAILBLAZERS CLUB – ANNUAL FAMILY SNOWMOBILE RALLY – February 15, 16, 17

http://www.whitecourttrailblazers.ca/events/

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SWAN HILLS SNOW GOERS CLUB – ASA JAMBOREE – FEBRUARY  22 & 23, 2019

PLEASE PRE-REGISTER SO THEY HAVE AN IDEA HOW MANY FOLKS WILL BE RIDING.  YOU CAN REGISTER @http://albertasnowmobile.ca/filez/40943-2019_ASA_JAMBOREE_REGISTRATION_FORM.pdf 

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Alberta Snowmobile and Powersports Show

Thank you to all of our and sponsors/donators for the ASPS Event this past weekend.  Congratulations to our basket winners – William Highbough – Barrhead and Eric Belley.

Thanks to Fox Creek Northland Sno-Goers, Swan Hills Snow-Goers and Whitecourt Trailblazers folks for manning the booth in addition to David Tait and Gord Bussey of Teen Challenge.

THANKS TO OUR DONATORS/SPONSORS FOR THE SHOW:

Sponsors and Donators 
Town of Swan HillsTown of Fox Creek
Woodlands CountyMD of Greenview
Big Lakes CountyMicrotel Inn & Suites
Eagle River Casino & Travel PlazaErnie O's - Fox Creek
Best Western - Fox CreekAllan & Jean Millar Centre - Whitecourt
Alberta Snowmobile AssociationTown of Whitecourt

2018 ASPS EVENT – October 12-14/18

We will be at the show this year booth C11!

http://www.albertasnowmobileshow.ca/

ASA Excellence Awards at the Four Points Sheraton – Saturday October 13 6:00pm. Reserve your seat through Eventbrite – https://albertasnowmobile.ca/get-involved/asa/events