Friday's storm shut down much of the Avalon Peninsula, but people found plenty of ways to have fun as the weather calmed down.

Skis, skates, snowboards and snowshoes — they've all been pulled into service as people stepped out to enjoy the best of winter.

The CBC's Robyn Miller ventured out to meet people in the St. John's area that welcomed Friday's snowfall. Click on the video above to see her report.