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Old 03-04-2014, 10:44 AM   #22
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Originally Posted by EveryTripAnExpedition View Post
Hello Guys:
Don't you think the ethic of wearing snowshoes is more a matter of
backcountry education/training? Like the "Leave No Trace" ethic which took maybe a decade to catch on. I push snowshoes on all my outdoor friends whenever I can- and even have an extra pair to drag them out on! Being a snowshoe ambassador with subtle persuasion can be rather effective.
It has been my experience that subtle persuasion only works only after hitting someone across the head with a 2x4 to get their attention
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