Tubbs Launches New Xpedition Backcountry Snowshoe at Outdoor Retailer

Known for its Award-Winning Backcountry Snowshoes, Tubbs adds a new BC Design at a Great Price

SEATTLE, Wash. (Jan. 20, 2011) – Following back-to-back ‘Gear of the Year’ awards for their backcountry snowshoes, Tubbs introduces the new Xpedition snowshoe for backcountry exploration. Loaded with the patented R2 Revolution Response pivot system, the Fit-Step™ frame and the ActiveLiftÔ 19° Heel Lift, the Xpedition pairs performance and comfort in this new all-mountain snowshoe.

Tubbs’ innovative R2 Revolution Response pivot system gives the ReAct™ binding lateral flexibility to adapt to uneven terrain, allowing for a more comfortable stance and added toe traction. The precision-driven ReAct™ binding, ergonomically-designed Fit-Step™ frame, ActiveLift™ 19° heel lift, and award-winning Cobra crampon system make the Xpedition perfect for the backcountry snowshoer looking for value, precision and aggressive traction.

Available in Women’s 21” and 25”, Men’s 25”, 30” and 36” lengths.

SRP: $219.95

NOTE: Visit Tubbs at Outdoor Retailer Winter Market 2011, Booth # 34113

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About Tubbs Snowshoes
Tubbs Snowshoes is a leading manufacturer of lightweight, versatile snowshoes for men, 
women and children with patented binding and crampon systems that simplify and
enhance performance for backcountry exploration, day hiking, and trail walking. Founded
in 1906, Tubbs Snowshoes is recognized as the sport's pioneer with a heritage of
technological innovation, and market development initiatives that promote winter
adventure, exercise and family fun, including Tubbs Romp to Stomp out Breast Cancer
Series®, Tubbs TrailNet®, and Tubbs Winter Fit for Kids programs. Tubbs is a member of
the K2 Sports family of world-leading wintersports and outdoor recreational brands.
For more information about Tubbs’ product line, calendar of events, and great places to
snowshoe, visit www.tubbssnowshoes.com.