Alex Koiter (PG, 9 July, 9674) explicitly linked his intimate knowledge with a claim to speak in defence of the "wilderness": "I am an avid hiker, canoeist, fisher, snowshoer
, skier and camper.
An avid snowshoer
and cross-country skier, Bernie embraced the snowy weather and spent many winter weekends skiing at the Cataraqui Conservation Area and other local parks.
since the late '50's, he started with a traditional pair of Trooper shoes given to him by his grandfather.
Within a few miles of a roadway, a snowshoer
, Albert Dow, came across the men's snow cave and sent a rescue team.
A fur-clad and moustached Peary on snowshoes is accompanied by the following text: "Peary was an expert skier and snowshoer
, even after the loss of several toes made it difficult to walk and keep his balance" (20).
Unlike skiing and snowboarding which both have relatively long learning curves you don't need any specific skills to be a snowshoer
. Just a desire to strike out into the wilderness.
Jim Bittner, an avid snowshoer
and owner of the Great Outdoors in Mammoth Lakes, says snowshoe sales and rentals accounted for much of his store's first-year success.
must be willing to roll his or her feet slightly as well.
may have fallen more than 1,000 feet over the edge of Crater Lake, National Park officials said Wednesday.
Try it here Crater Lake National Park (nps.gov/crla) is a snowshoer
Among the unusual events: a snow-snake competition that involves hurling a stick down a 35-metre-long snow chute; an inner-tube barrel race with blindfolded guides; a race run on giant, eight-person skis; a four-way tug of war; and a team race with a chair sitter, a skier, a snowshoer
, and a no-hands hula-hoop relay.
Searchers in high winds and freezing rain have found a snowshoer
who spent an unexpected night near the summit of Broken Top in the Cascade Range west of Bend.