Snowshoeing: Beat those winter blues!
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As the popularity of snowshoeing increases more and more communities are investing in the development of dedicated Nordic trail systems that cater directly to snowshoers. Many of these trails piggyback on the multitude of groomed trail systems already used by cross country and Nordic skiers. Several communities have begun installing warming huts as destinations for winter explorers to warm up next to a wood-burning stove. I recently visited one such warming hut on a snowshoeing trip near Oregon's Mt. Bachelor. The hut was fully stocked with firewood and I had a great conversation with some of the locals who were out enjoying the fresh powder the area had just received.
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