Fall/Winter Gear Guide 2012: Snowshoes

Stay afloat this winter with these worthy snowshoes.

Best Load-Hauler: GV Extreme 830 Snowshoes

Best All-Mountain: Redfeather Alpine Snowshoes

Runner's Choice: Atlas Run Snowshoes

Dayhiker's Choice: Easton Backcountry 25 Snowshoes

Women's Pick: Crescent Moon Gold 13s Snowshoes

Best for the Steeps: TSL 438 Access Snowshoes

Beginner Bargain: Tubbs Mountaineer Snowshoes