Pre-Hike and Snowshoe 101 Class

  • January 4, 2014 · 8:00 AM
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• Micro Spikes, IN STOCK, on Sale for a Discounted Price!  $50/pair, reg. $65

• Micro Spikes AND Snowshoes available for rent when hiking with our group.  $10/pair each

• Contact me ASAP if you want to reserve or buy a pair. [masked]


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Join us for a free Winter Hiking and Snowshoeing Orientation!

Go online or meet me every Saturday at 8 AM

Visit these links

#1 - General info on year-round hiking/snowshoeing

#2 - How to dress, snowshoes: what to look for, etc.

Snowshoe Photos & How to Videos

Hiking Safety

99 Reasons why Winter Hiking and Snowshoeing are good for you!

Learn about...

Benefits of snowshoeing

How to ease into snowshoeing

How you'll fit in, from beginner to moderate ability

Children and dogs - when to invite them

Winter Footwear - What you need to stay warm, where to buy, what to look for

Dressing in layers.  How to do it effectively

Poles: Why and where you use them.  How and where to find a pair for $10 or less

Favorite snowshoe canyons and trails

Easy & moderate trails - difference between the two

How and where to purchase quality, gently used outdoor clothing for less.

Safety is our #1 Priority

How to stay safe in the Mountains

Accessing our online Live and Thrive Outdoor Adventure Calendars

Length and locations of our outings each week

What to bring

Carpools: How and why we organize these each week

Our experience and background

Come a few times before "officially" joining.  Annual dues $35/member

Snowshoe Orientations - even if you are not ready to start snowshoeing yet!

Where to rent snowshoes for an affordable price

Meeting many active outdoor enthusiasts who love the outdoors as much as you do


We'll help you have a GREAT experience, the FIRST time you join us!


We're more than a hiking and snowshoeing group!

Outdoor Adventure Club

Don't forget your camera!  

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  • Alberto M.

    I don't know what i need, so i think i"ll need rent a Micro Spikes!!! :)

    January 3, 2014

  • meiling

    This will be my first time snowshoeing! Is there anything specific I should bring? Thanks!

    December 31, 2013

    • Sheryl M.

      I have Micro Spikes for you to rent tomorrow for $10. You will need them. So glad you are coming.

      January 3, 2014

  • De

    Hi I will be bringing my son and possibly a couple of his friends, too; would we all be able to borrow snowshoes? Thanks:)

    January 1, 2014

    • Sheryl M.

      yes. $10 rental fee/pair. bring money Sat. morning. thanks!

      January 1, 2014

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