SOLD - Antique "HURON" Snowshoes
Even though the heel straps are misssing the adjustment buckles (an easy fix), these very nice looking vintage Canadian "Huron" style snowshoes are in very good condition. The rawhide webbing is clean & intact An ideal decorative item for your chalet or home wall.
The Huron traditional wood snowshoe is great for hunting, trapping, and long hikes in open forests and fields. Very quiet and easy to maneuver, its design provides great flotation in soft snow and its streamlined tail helps maintain a straight trajectory. The Huron snowshoe is the best-known snowshoe whose origins can be traced back to the Huron people of Canada. It is It was the model preferred by the first French settlers that came to New France in 1604, and by French-Canadian woodsman and trappers during their winter travels.
- L 106 cm X W 33 cm
- Wood, Leather, Babiche