Boondockers Magazine

Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

Have you ever wanted to know more about the riders, sleds, and locations in snowmobile videos? Well here’s your chance – each Boondockers aliVe DVD comes with a 60 pg. magazine that takes you behind the scenes and tells the story of the film..... Continue Reading this Post


Thursday, July 24th, 2008

I rode with Chris Collins this past winter and if you think this guy can ski just wait till you see the tandem ascents he pulls on a sled in Boondockers 5! We tracked some great lines and filmed a couple of monster hits till a late afternoon crash crippled Chris’ sled. Fortunately we were only a few miles and an easy downhill tow to the nearest highway. So while we waited for the rest of the crew to carry on to the trucks and retrieve us – Chris and I sat back, had a smoke and talked our way through a most glorious sunset..... Continue Reading this Post

An Original Gangster

Thursday, July 10th, 2008

I recently guided an “Island Wide Tour of Newfoundland” for my Brother Mark’s company (our family business), McCarthy’s Party Tours Ltd. While traveling along the Great Northern Peninsula I pointed to a woods road located just north of the Port aux Choix Peninsula explaining that we had snowmobiled in this area as late as the sixth of June that year. Though the group was quite astonished by the length of our riding season, my driver was more impressed with our determination and dedication to the sport and so shared this story with me later that evening.  .... Continue Reading this Post

The Great Escape

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

Looking over American Fork Canyon
It starts out with a vision. It always does. A vision of being in a better place, of losing yourself, of becoming free. So the journey begins. And it ends the same way. Coming home refreshed, revised, and exhausted. This trip was no different. I had stress in my life and I wanted to feel free and alive. The canyon always seems to be so full of people. Every corner there is some rock climber, a fisherman, a family preparing dutch oven cobbler. .... Continue Reading this Post