Thursday, February 09, 2006

How to build Snowshoes

Snowshoeing is extremely popular. To be exact, it's the fastest growing winter sport in North America.

One of the reasons for this is that you don't need a lot of extra gear, especially if you are already an hiking enthusiast with basic equipment.

Some high tech snowshoes can be pretty expensive. How about building your own snowshoes?

The other day I came across an excellent article by Dean Beard on the web site of the Boy Scouts of America. Here's the link: