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Snowshoe

a recently recognized cat breed; it is a medium- to large-sized cat with blue eyes, and coat color similar to a sealpoint or bluepoint Siamese, but with a white nose, chin, and ventral midline, and white boots on all feet.
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Two other snowshoers were injured in the Granite Mountain avalanche, according to (http://www.
16) According to The Study, among young adults aged 16-24, snowshoeing had greater participation rates in 2005 than in 1998, and a third of all snowshoers were between 16 and 24.
backpackers, snowshoers, cross-country skiers, and other low impact,
But this setback only underscores the need for skiers, snowshoers and other non-motorized snowsports enthusiasts from around the nation to rally once again in Yellowstone in support of the park and all it represents.
THE SNOWSHOERS IN THEIR BLANKET COATS AND TOQUES, THE ICEBOATERS SKIMMING OVER THE SMOOTH SURFACES OF A DOZEN FROZEN BAYS, THE TOBOGGANERS RACING DOWN THE STEEP MAN-MADE SLOPES--ALL THESE BELONG TO A TIME WHEN INDOOR ELECTRONIC AMUSEMENTS DID NOT EXIST AND PEOPLE THOUGHT NOTHING OF VENTURING INTO THE COLD TO MAKE THEIR OWN FUN.
From New Hampshire to the Northwest, thousands of hikers, bikers, all-terrain vehicle riders, anglers, bird-watchers and snowshoers have evaded the payments.
Occasionally, however, there were competitions for snowshoers or skaters, usually races of various kinds or jumping events (over barrels, for example).
In winter, Clair Tappaan's 140 bunk beds are crowded with skiers and snowshoers.
Skiers and snowshoers do have to cross a road to access these outlying landscapes; Bird and GBR did not provide any grade-separated pedestrian road crossings (as exists at Radburn).
The major breakthrough in the direct cinema documentary mode was the 1958 film Les raquetteurs /The Snowshoers by Michel Brault and Gilles Groulx.
Nancy Brigham of Denver, Colorado, and her son, Colin, who has a developmental disability, have been avid snowshoers for several years.