For the 54th consecutive year the world-famous AMSOIL World Championship Snowmobile Derby returns to Eagle River Jan. 19-22.
Matt Schulz became a two-time World Champion last year and now faces the challenge of winning back-to-back titles at Eagle River.
The Sweet Sixteen Pole Position race and high-flying Sno-Cross races will headline the Friday Night Thunder program at the 54th annual AMSOIL World Championship Snowmobile Derby.
For the first time in three years, the weather cooperated and the Eagle River Area Fire Department and other volunteers were able to build the Eagle River Ice Castle.
The annual DeVault-Merwin Memorial Ride is scheduled for this Thursday, Jan. 19, with the World Snowmobile Headquarters (WSH) in Eagle River organizing the ride activities.