Snowshoeing accross McCulloch Lake and building Quinzee’s on the little island in the middle of the lake. Learn how to build a winter snow shelter called a Quinzee by following the pictures below. Also learn about the potential dangers of building a Quinzee and how much weight the Quinzee roof will hold!
Watch the video of this Quinzee Crashing test. I figure the quinzee is good too withstand about 1000 pounds or more as it took four boys jumping on it to crash it. However, when you hollow it out it is not fully set and if you dig to much into the dome she will crash down on you so make sure you have a knee to push yourself out or you may get pinned.
British Columbia Hiking in the winter with a little Quinzee (winter shelter) building and subsequent CRASHING. What happens when you shoot a Bear Banger inside a frozen Quinzee?