On Thursday, February 26, two brave Bangor Daily News staffers headed to Unity to build a quinzhee, also known as a snow shelter or a snow cave, with students from Unity College. And then those two staffers would sleep in it.

Outdoors editor John Holyoke and visuals editor Brian Feulner live-tweeted their experience, giving readers and followers a front-row view of their experience.

If you missed it — or if you wanted to check it out again — we put collected their updates below. And stay tuned for next week, when we’ll have an inside look at quinzhee building.


Sarah Walker Caron

Sarah Walker Caron is editor of Bangor Metro magazine and senior features editor for the Bangor Daily News. She is the author of "The Super Easy 5-Ingredient Cookbook," (Sept. 2018, Rockridge Press) and...