SnowshoeingBook - 1998 | 1st ed. --
The basic function of the snowshoe has remained unchanged for some five thousand years, a means of transportation over snow and ice. In recent years, however, improvements in snowshoe design and materials, and an increasing interest in recreation and fitness, have made snowshoeing one of the most popular winter activities in North America. Snowshoeing offers a thorough, illustrated introduction to this fast-growing wintertime sport. Equipment selection, care, and repair; Proper snowshoeing technique; Tips and advice from industry professionals; Preparation and safety; The physics of winter weather.
Publisher: Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, c1998
Edition: 1st ed. --
Characteristics: vii, 152 p. : ill