February 24, 2013 It snowed about 6″ in Star Valley and Alpine over the weekend. Renters reported 8-14″ up high. Other renters claimed 2-3′ feet of newer powder in the Strawberry and Willow creek areas. Jackson hole resort is reporting 16″ in the last 48 hours.
February 19, 2013 This last week we had several dustings of snow in Alpine and Star Valley, but no more than about an inch in the Valley (more up high) from any one storm. Renters have reported good riding with plenty of softer snow to be found. Nothing over the handlebars, yet good riding. Avalanche […]
February 11, 2013 It was socked in early Friday through Saturday here in Alpine and Jackson Hole, Wyoming. It only put down a little over an inch in the valley. Snowmobile renters coming back from the Box Y said they received about 6″ and Blindbull about a foot. Snotel sites look like 6″+ on top. […]
Once you’ve become familiar with your snowmobile, it’s time to hop on and get to know the controls. The important mechanisms to understand are the ignition, throttle, brakes, steering, and fuel/cruising range. Starting Your Snowmobile. You’ll use the ignition switch to start the engine and all the snowmobile’s electrical systems. Always carry two keys (keeping […]
January 31, 2013 This is the storm we needed to get back on track. It snowed hard at the Rockin’ M Ranch cabins all day yesterday putting down another 6 inches. Looking at my 4-place trailer it appears we have received a solid 1 plus feet in the Alpine/Star Valley Wyoming area since Sunday. This is good […]
Once you take a snowmobile out in the Western Wyoming and Eastern Idaho mountains, you’re hooked. The majestic beauty of Bridger Teton National Forest and Targhee National Forest surrounds you–the peaks, valleys, soaring trees and peaceful wildlife aren’t just scenery anymore. You’re in the middle of one of the most beautiful areas of the world. […]
January 12, 2013 We were in a winter storm warning for Jackson Hole, Star Valley and Alpine, Wyoming the last few days, yet not much fell. 1-3″ in the valleys. 4-8″ in the mountains. Strange storm with a few powerful cells. The local ski resorts here are showing a storm total of 11″. Now, It is […]
Hello! This is Rob from Rockin’ M Ranch Alpine, Wyoming. We are a year round cabin rental resort/guest ranch that offers lodging and snowmobile rentals in the winter months. The cabins are located in a very scenic location on the Banks of the Salt River 4 miles south of Alpine, Wyoming, and 39 miles from Jackson Hole, Wyoming. […]