Equipment Rentals – Backcountry Snowmobiles and Gear

Below are a few options for rental sleds and other gear in the communities that Zac’s Tracs runs avalanche field sessions. Please forward to Zac’s contact info for other companies that offer backcountry equipment rentals that we have not listed. Thanks!

Sled Rentals (List compiled Sep 2018)

Calgary/Chestermere, AB

Water and Snow Vehicle Rental 
Phone: (403) 554-3230
Zacs’ students discount                                  Original Prices
Ski-Doo Rentals
– $250 / Full Day                                           – $275 / Full Day
– $720 / 3 Days                                              – $800 / 3 Days
– $1440 / 7 Days                                            – $1600 / 7 Days

Trailer Rentals
– Two-place trailer / $45 per day              – $50 per Day
– Four-place trailer / $80 per day             – $90 per Day
(Helmet, goggles and air bag rentals also available) 

Golden, BC

Golden Snowmobile Rentals
Phone: (250) 344-0969
Kim & Aaron Bernasconi
Zacs’ students received 10% off snowmobile rentals with GSR! Let them know the year you completed your training to qualify.

Mountain Motorsports

Offers a discount to students.  Please mention that you will be taking our course if you need to rent a sled!
Phone: (250) 344-6100
910 9th St N, Golden, BC  V0A 1H2

Rocky Mountain Riders 
Snowmobile Tours and Rentals
Golden B.C.
Toll Free 1-877-950-SLED (7533)

Snowpeaks Rentals
Phone: (250) 344-8385
Toll Free: 1-888-512-4222
1416 Golden View Road, Golden, BC
Email: Click HERE

Valemount, BC

Alpine Country Sales and Rentals
Phone: (250) 566-9774

Revelstoke, BC

Glacier House Resort
679 Westsyde Road, Revelstoke, BC, Canada V0E 2S0
Phone: (250) 837-9594
Toll Free: 1-877-837-9594

Avalanche Air Bag Rentals

Avalanche Safety Solutions
Contact Chuck
Phone: 1-250-344-8606
Toll Free: 1-888-742-8769
Check out their new store in Golden!
802 9th St N, Golden, BC V0A 1H2
SnowPulse Air Bag sales and rentals
Mammut Dealer – Barryvox PULSE

Brown’s Leisure World
Hwy 10 E, Yorkton, SK S3N 0A1
Phone: (306) 783-8933
SnowPulse Air Bag sales and rentals
Mammut Dealer – Barryvox PULSE

Avalanche Transceiver Rentals

Many of the companies above rent beacons, probes, and shovels. Please check with all of the rental companies listed in this article.

Outdoor Equipment Rentals

University of Calgary Outdoor Center Program Rentals
2500 University Drive N.W., Calgary, AB
Phone: (403) 220-5038
Full selection of gear including: avalanche safety, transceivers, navigation tools, clothing, camping supplies as well as backcountry skiing and other summer and winter sports equipment. Reasonably priced.

Satellite Phone Rentals

Communications Group
7434 – 50th Ave, Red Deer, AB T4P 1X7
Don’t quote me, but it seems to me that the rates are ~ $10/day. Additional charges if you use any minutes.
This is an incredible deal. At these rates there is no reason for anyone to travel to remote areas without communication. Life saving!