Winter Trails slated for two days in 2003

The American Hiking Society and will collaborate this winter to host the seventh annual Winter Trails snowshoe event on Saturday, January 18, and Saturday, February 15.

The American Hiking Society and will collaborate this winter to host the seventh annual Winter Trails snowshoe event on Saturday, January 18, and Saturday, February 15. Events are scheduled in Washington, Colorado, Illinois, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, Oregon, Vermont, Wisconsin and Virginia. Winter Trails is operated like a winter version of the American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day and will focus on ethical and safe winter trail use and give participants an opportunity to demo products. Sponsors for the 2003 event will be: Atlas Snowshoe Company, Backpacker Magazine, Crescent Moon Snowshoes, Little Bear Snowshoes, Kamik Footwear, MSR, National Sports Network, Redfeather Snowshoes, Salomon, Tubbs Snowshoes, and Yakima. For more information, click on


Celebrate Winter Trails Day on Saturday, January 12

WHAT: As part of January's Learn a Snow Sport Month, the 13th annual Winter Trails® event offers children and adults new to snow sports the chance to try snowshoeing and/ or cross-country skiing free at more than 100 locations in 24 states and four Canadian provinces. Through more

Did you hear?…Winter Trails Day draws 10K to snowshoeing, XC skiing

What drew nearly 10,000 participants and garnered more than 50 million impressions? Winter Trails Day on Jan. 7, according to event organizers, based on preliminary reports from several "anchor sites" in various parts of the country. The day is dedicated to encouraging newcomers more

Winter Trails Loses Booming Northern California Venue

The sixth annual nationwide Winter Trails events designed to introduce newcomers to snowshoeing and enjoying the snow will take place without a Northern California venue, cancelled in December due to apparent miscommunication between local organizers and the ski resort that had more


Winter Trails Day overhauls website, outreach programs

Winter Trails Day organizers said they have improved the website and adjusted outreach programs to reduce operating costs and increase awareness of the 16-year-old event. The day promotes snowshoeing and cross-country skiing through free outdoor demos for the public at various more

National Trails Day promoting trails as healthy

Across the country on June 5, more than one million people will participate in 2,000 events celebrating the 200,000-plus miles of trails in the United States during National Trails Day (NTD). The brainchild of the American Hiking Society (AHS) and Backpacker magazine, NTD has more

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National Trails Day® Events Slated for all 50 States

CONTACTS:John MichelsAmerican Hiking Society301-565-6704 American Hiking Society’s 21st annual celebration of National Trails Day® will be held on Saturday, June 1, 2013. National Trails Day® is devoted to appreciating America’s trails and the more

Mike Rowe Encourages Americans to Get Dirty on National Trails Day®

In support of American Hiking Society's 19th annual National Trails Day®, Mike Rowe is encouraging all Americans to hit the trail! National Trails Day is the largest trails celebration in the country, and this year, hundreds of thousands of people across the country will take more


Outdoor Retailer Winter Market 2013: New Product Gallery – Day 1

Throughout the next month, SNEWS will recap its coverage of Outdoor Retailer Winter Market 2013 with select stories from the O.R. Daily we published at the show Jan. 23-26. It’s an opportunity for you to catch up on stories you might have missed in O.R.D., and for us to update more

Princeton Tec Supports National Trails Day®

BORDENTOWN, N.J., (June 1, 2011) – On Saturday June 4, more than 200 lucky outdoor enthusiasts and trail lovers around the country will receive one of Princeton Tec’s most popular headlamps – the Fuel. Showing support for American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day®, Princeton more