Snowshoe Mountain: A Snowshoe Mountain is a ski resort in Snowshoe, West Virginia. It should be cleared that Snowshoe is name of the place not of mountain.
This place has some special terrains of natural features over 244 acres including a great mountain Snowshoe and Silver Creek areas. The mountains here have a total of 60 slopes and trials. The mountain receives
an average of 180 inches of snowfall each winter. One key advantage for the mountain has continued to be its cooler temperatures. It has a mean temperature of -2.2 degree centigrade in January and 20.0 in July, it can be considered the cooler area than nearby areas.
Snowshoe Footwear: A snowshoe is footwear for walking over snow. To some extent you can say it is a ski whereas a Ski is a pair of long, flat narrow pieces of wood or plastic, which curve up at the front, and are fastened to boots so that the wearer can move quickly and easily over snow.
Snowshoe foot wears work by distributing the weight of the person over a large area so that the person’s foot does not completely sink into the snow, this quality is called flotation.
Traditional Snowshoe Footwear: Traditional snowshoes are made of hardwood frame with some lacing.
Modern snowshoes are made of different materials such as lightweight metal, plastic, synthetic fabric etc. Snowshoes are very much essential for fur traders, travelers and people living in the areas of deep and frequent snowfall. They are also necessary for forest rangers.
There are many brands familiar for Snow Mountain like SHERPA. Sherpa have
introduced many products including bent and broke. Now most of the snowshoes are available with the classic binding, and longer crampons than before. Snowshoes are great for ascending and descending icy slopes. With different colors and designs they look very beautiful. Those with attractive strips are very much smart and nice.