The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that children under age 16 not operate snowmobiles and that children under age 6 never ride on snowmobiles.
Do not use a snowmobile to pull a sled or skiers.
Always wear a helmet, eye protection and proper clothing.
Travel at safe speeds.
Never use alcohol or other drugs before or during snowmobiling.
Never snowmobile alone.
Stay on marked trails, away from roads, water, railroads and pedestrians.
Stay clear of thin ice and lake inlets - and never cross open water.