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Horse (Snow)Shoes

Since I’ve been doing a lot of snowshoeing this winter, I thought I’d share this historic photograph from the Wrangell-St Elias NP&P archives. Horses have never been the most practical mode of transport over Alaska’s varied terrain, and there was no word on how much the winter shoes helped support the horse in this case. Still, it is a unique fashion statement.

Wrangell – St Elias

Alaskan 4th of July Humor

A “float” at the McCarthy Independence Day parade.

Photo credit: Wrangell-St Elias NP&P