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You are looking at a preview of what’s in the timed Illinois Snowmobile Ed Course. Feel free to look around, but you’ll need to register to begin progress toward getting your Snowmobile Safety Education Certificate of Competency.

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Stop sign

Purpose: Instructs riders to bring their snowmobile to a complete stop before proceeding with caution.

Colors: Red and white.

Yield sign

Purpose: Instructs riders at an intersection to yield the right-of-way to vehicles traveling on the other trails.

Colors: Red and white.


Do Not Enter sign

Purpose: Instructs riders not to enter a particular road or trail. Typically used in conjunction with one-way trails.

Colors: Red and white.

Stay on Trail sign

Purpose: Reminds riders of the importance of staying on the designated trail.

Colors: Black and white.


Restricted Area: No Snowmobiles!

Purpose: Identifies areas where snow­mobiling is not allowed.

Colors: Black legend with red slash and circle.