I love carving big, swooping turns down steep runs at the alpine resorts that dot the Sierra. But for a change of pace, nothing’s more sublime than kicking and glidingKeep Reading!
The advent of smaller, lighter and more flexible snowshoes in the last several years has made the sport more appealing to more people. The compact stainless-steel frames are easier toKeep Reading!
Snowshoers have been frustrated in the search for a boot that gives both warmth and support. But Lowa’s Paluk GTX fills the need, gear reviewer Dan Nelson finds. Even thoughKeep Reading!
Snowshoes have been around since ancient times. Some clever human who was sick of wading through snowbanks decided that strapping a platform to his feet would keep him from sinkingKeep Reading!
The growing popularity of snowshoeing has brought with it misplaced confidence that the strap-on footwear is appropriate for venturing into icy or steep terrain, a rescue veteran said yesterday afterKeep Reading!
For hundreds of years, snowshoe technology remained unchanged. Wood and rawhide provided the foundation of design. Then came the revolution. In the 1970s, brothers Bill and Gene Prater founded SherpaKeep Reading!
Sure, you love the outdoors and the snow, but you’d rather toboggan down the Matterhorn – at Disneyland – than wade into the usual downhill ski-and-board crowds. Now that theKeep Reading!
Running in snowshoes along a snow-covered path, I am surrounded by winter’s magic. Thick snow drapes the trees and a fox’s prints stitch a pattern across a meadow’s white quilt.Keep Reading!
If you’re tired of the winter, and more importantly if you’re tired of the gym, you might explore what snow shoeing has to offer. If you’re looking for a goodKeep Reading!
This article caught our attention in the Winter 2009 Issue of Wilderness Medicine Magazine. Winter doesn’t have to be a stay-at-home season. There are plenty of opportunities to get yourKeep Reading!