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Safe snowmobiling is even more fun
February 20, 2014
The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife offers these Snowmobile Safety Tips:
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- Travel in groups and inform a responsible person of your plans
- Know your machine and its capabilities.
- Respect the rights and property of others.
- If you need to travel on frozen bodies of waters, use extra caution.
- When crossing a highway be sure the way is clear and cross as directly as possible.
- Know and obey Maine snowmobile laws.
- Respect all wildlife, and avoid areas frequented by game.
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