The Snowshoe Experience

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The Snowshoe Experience

Gear Up & Discover the Wonders of Winter on Snowhoes

By Claire Walter

Storey Publishing, Paperback, 9781580175418, 135pp.

Publication Date: November 15, 2004

Description
Do snowshoes come in different sizes? What type of snowshoes are best for me? What kind of gear do I need for the backcountry? Claire Walter provides expert answers to a variety of common snowshoeing questions so people of every age and fitness level can start enjoying this easy, low-impact wintertime activity. You ll learn techniques for traversing slopes, tips for maneuvering in deep snow, basic safety precautions, and even trail etiquette. Walter's passion and encouragement will inspire even beginners to explore the joys of snowshoeing.


About the Author
Award-winning author Claire Walter has written books about skiing, snowshoeing and Colorado's vibrant culinary scene for Fulcrum. Honors include two Lowell Thomas Awards from Colorado Ski Country USA, CSCUSA's Freelance Writer of the Year Award, three Society of American Travel Writers awards, and others.