Difference Between River Tubes And Snow Tubes


Paddling, Winter

The biggest difference between heavy-duty, river tubes and snow tubes are the bottom surface materials. Snow tubes have a glossy, heavy-duty, slick vinyl bottom where most river tubes have a reinforced, PVC mesh floor that would act like a cheese grater on snow stopping you dead in your tracks.

April 30, 2021

What Is The Best Weather For Building A Snowman?


Winter

Snowflakes that fall around 32 degrees Fahrenheit (–2 °C) have the best moisture content and crystalline structure for building a snowman. It’s at this temperature that we find snowflakes called stellar dendrites. These classically branching snowflakes provide the right surface size, structure, and moisture to bind with ease.

September 25, 2020

Winter Camping: How To Stay Warm While Sleeping


Camping, Winter

Most people think about camping in the milder seasons, but what about camping in winter? There’s a wonderful beauty found in winter camping, especially in freshly fallen snow where you can combine cross country skiing or snowshoeing. If you’re winter camping, you need to know how to stay warm and cozy while sleeping. Don’t put […]

August 31, 2020