Fall/Winter Gear Guide 2011: Snowshoes

The winter hiking season just got a whole lot longer with these multipurpose snowshoes.

Kids' Choice: Atlas Sprout/Mini

Bargain: Tubbs Flex ESC

Runners' Favorite: Kahtoola RNR 22

Beginner's Choice: Easton Artica Hike

Load Haulers: L.L. Bean Summit Trekker

Best Binding: Crescent Moon Gold 10/Gold 13

Top Traction: Atlas Aspect