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You must obey the following Montana laws when operating your snowmobile.

Operating on Roads: Snowmobiles may be operated on maintained streets, roads, or highways only if:

  • The roadway is covered by snow to the extent that travel is impossible by other motor vehicles
  • The local government allows snowmobiles to travel on plowed roads where wheeled vehicles operate
  • The operator has:
    • A motor vehicle driver's license or …
    • A snowmobile safety certificate and operates under the visual supervision of an adult 18 years or older.

Crossing Roads: Be careful when crossing any type of road. You must:

  • Come to a complete stop.
  • Make sure no traffic is coming from any direction.
  • Cross at a right angle to the traffic.