Snowshoeing

At Mammoth Lakes, Snowshoeing and Teens are a Good Mix

A forest ranger leads a snowshoe tour (Mammoth Mountain Ski Area)

 By Sara Lessley, Special to the Los Angeles Times December 11, 2011 http://www.latimes.com/travel/la-tr-1211-snowshoe-20111211,0,5079387.story) Reporting from Mammoth Lakes: Mom: “OK, let’s go. Time to try something different, we’re going snowshoeing this afternoon.” Teenager 1: “Huh? Why?” Teenager 2: “I’m not walking on waffle feet, no.” Mom: “Great, here we go.” Surprise! Snowshoeing is actually fun. Good, inexpensive, diversionary fun. If you have kids, you’ve been there too. Despite excellent early-season snow (it was mid-November) and some [...]