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Dan Ladd: From snowmobiles to hooks and bullets, all equal time well spent outdoors

This grainy old photo shows a young Dan Ladd in 1984 sitting on one of his father’s snowmobiles: a TNT Silver Bullet. Ladd grew up snowmobiling and this is about the time in his life that he started to get away from it. (Ladd family photo)
Although I sort-of own a snowmobile, I wouldn’t consider myself a snowmobiler. But I used to be, sort-of. One of the few luxuries my hard-working father ever afforded himself was a snowmobile. Looking back, it was a family investment as growing up, my siblings, cousins and I spent countless hours taking turns making loops on my dad and uncle’s snowmobiles around the very property where I make my home today.
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