This photo was taken on the peak of beautiful Mica Mountain in the scenic Cariboo Mountain Range, which has a great view of the distant mountains in the Clearwater area, including Raft and Trophy mountains. Many area snowmobilers make their way to these mountains. (Val Severin/Black Press Media files)

This photo was taken on the peak of beautiful Mica Mountain in the scenic Cariboo Mountain Range, which has a great view of the distant mountains in the Clearwater area, including Raft and Trophy mountains. Many area snowmobilers make their way to these mountains. (Val Severin/Black Press Media files)

Clearwater: This place should be on your must-sled list

Hundreds of kilometres of trails, thrilling mountain rides

If snowmobiling is your passion, then the Clearwater area should probably be on your must-sled list.

The area is blessed with abundant snowfall and cold weather, and trails in the area are diligently maintained.

The powder bowls of Raft Peak, north of Clearwater, are popular with sledders, who enjoy the network of groomed trails and a couple of alpine cabins.

Sledders also head to the roads and trails of the Nehalliston Plateau. Long-distance sledders can also make it as far as 100 Mile House.

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