Learn to Snowshoe

9:00am12:00pm

$59 for REI Members

$79 for non-members

Overview

  • Fitness level 2 Easy Active
  • Skill level 1 Beginner
  • Minimum age 12
  • Group size 1 people

Discover the joy of winter and the freedom of snowshoeing! On this snowy outing, you'll learn to identify common winter hazards, how to ascend and descend hills, and tips and tricks to make any winter excursion a safe and enjoyable one! We provide snowshoes, snowshoe poles, and professional instruction on proper use of equipment.

  • Learn to snowshoe with a beautiful, guided excursion
  • Practice travelling through a variety of snow covered terrain
  • Learn about winter packing and layering techniques

What to bring with you

Map image of The Trustees' Appleton Farms

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Rolling grasslands, grazing livestock, stone walls, and historic farm buildings are part of this pastoral landscape - a rare glimpse into New England's agricultural past. A gift of Colonel Francis R. Appleton, Jr., and his wife Joan, Appleton Farms is one of the oldest continuously operating farms in the country, established and maintained by nine generations of the Appleton family. Six miles of footpaths, bridle paths, and farm roads (easy walking).