In Colorado there are 28,481 registered snowmobiles.
Over 100,000 full time jobs are generated by the snowmobile industry in North America.
In a Wisconsin study it showed that deer moved away from the trail more frequently for cross-county skiers than for snowmbiles. Other studies have shown that snowmobiles and the trail systems developed have no negative impacts on wildlife in the area.
The average snowmobiler spends $4,000 each year on snowmobile related recreation.
Snowmobilers have historically "paid their won way" for the developement and maintenance of snowmbo;e trail systems.
Colorado has 3,000 miles of signed and maintained snowmobile trails.