The aim of this project was to explore materials and manufacturing techniques. This snowshoe takes advantage of a maple veneer & fiberglass sandwich construction.

Snowshoes

 
 
 

The benefits of using a wood & fiberglass construction over aluminium are: flexibility, cost effectiveness,  noisiness , and slush build up.

 
 
 

The flexibility of wood and split tail helps make uneven terrain feel more level, allowing for a more natural stride.