30 photos of people and animals experiencing snow for the first time12/29/2012
Even people who grew up in cold climates can be caught off guard by the ethereal beauty of a new batch of snow. The hushed quiet and the pristine cold. The graceful flutter of snowflakes. Even seasoned New Englanders and disgruntled snow-plow drivers probably get lost contemplating snowfall every now and then. If you’re lucky enough to know a person (or a pet) who's never experienced snow before, count yourself as lucky. Watching them interact with fresh-fallen powder for the first time is an unrepeatable display of natural wonder. Click through the gallery above to see 30 unforgettable images of people and animals playing in the snow for the first time.
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What's your first memory of snow?