It appears 4000 years ago. Préhistoric man was in trouble to move in the fesh snow. Indeed, they sink down too deeply into the snow.
To reduce this phenomena, they increased the surface and consequently they spread the pressure.
Here are the firsts Snowshoes
Equipment involved but the principle is still the same! If you want to try, we offer you snowshoes at the chalet.
You will start directly from the chalet to discover the surroundings by walking in the snow. The most courageous of you will even try a long hiking!