Winter Recreation

“My old grandmother always used to say, Summer friends will melt away like summer snows, but winter friends are friends forever.”

George R.R. Martin, A Feast for Crows

Nothing could be more fitting of that statement than winter recreation.  It takes a special kind of bonding for people to enjoy winter sports. While the majority of the world is inside wrapped in blankets, being kissed by the warmth of furnaces, unique friendships are cold forged on slopes, in igloos, and like the snowshoes we walk in, winter recreation leaves unique marks on our character.

 

 

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