Book: The Sled Book

As soon as snow covers the ground, you can count on Bozemanites rushing to their favorite spots for some sweet sledding action. Before you hit the hills or after the adrenaline wears off, The Sled Book: Notes Concerning Winter’s Favorite Pastime (Mountaineers Books, $13) by Brice J. Hoskin makes for a great winter read. Filled with sledding tips, a detailed history of the sport, and superb stories, this snowy compendium is the perfect stocking stuffer for your favorite sled-head. After a long day careening down Peets Hill or the M, reading this little book is just as comforting as your warm blanket and hot chocolate.