You could carry a snow shovel, but then you couldn't use your hands. The Toe Plow, an invention of Instructables member legofreak86, is the perfect way to walk through show drifts while on the go. It consists of PVC tubing held in place with dog collars. You can find complete instructions at the link.
Going on right now: Tokyoflash Treasure Hunt #26. Win a Tokyoflash watch and neat stuff from the NeatoShop. It's fun and easy to play: Link