I love snow shoeing. It is liberating, meditative, calming.
Lash together an emergency pair:
Or, use old tennis racquets and bicycle inner tubing.
When not in use, use to strain pasta. (Remove rubber tubing.)
Jack Lemmon & Shirley Maclaine in The Apartment. He is really good with that racquet.
Snow shoes are amazing. I walked in deep Engadin snow, with and without.
Results from the testing department:
• without snow shoes (pink line) – choppy, exhausting, halting walk. I quit rather quickly.
• with snow shoes (green line) – off to S-Chanf!
And now, Jonas heads our way…
Be safe, be well, Everyone, post- and pre- storm. Lace up and happy wandering.
Meanwhile, at sea (seemingly less and less far away):
building now: North Pacific Hurricane Force Storm. “…with winds forecast 50-70 knots and seas building to 14 meters (over 45 feet) between 35N-42N latitudes in the main shipping routes.” — Fred Pickhardt, Marine Meteorologist