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Riding on roads illegally is the most common snowmobile violation. The shoulders of all county roadways have not been opened to snowmobile travel. Stick to the trails and designated snowmobile routes.

Snowmobile Route Sign

A snowmobile route is generally recognized as the signed, traveled portion of a road that was designed to connect a trail through a city and back to the trail again.

Snowmobiles on Roads

Snowmobiles may be operated on the unplowed portion of a highway.

On U.S. or state highways

Snowmobiles on U.S. or state highways

On county highways

Snowmobiles on county highways

Snowmobile Trail Markers

Snowmobile Trail Markers