0 degrees when we started at the trailhead, below zero as we climbed up 1000 feet and 4 degrees when we finished at the trailhead.
"Almost perfect, but just a tad bit warm!" say my Siberian Goofballs...
|At our turnaround point of the outing - time to cool off in the warm sub-zero temps :-)|
Max rolling his patented snow angels to cool off.
Zorro eating his patented snowcones to cool off. Crazies!
|Opening up the throttle a little bit as the "center snow" on the trail looks deep enough.|
Do not be fooled though, the large rocks on the trail kept catching my skis even though the
conditions look perfect!
|Trotting up as we encounter an open stretch with the endless forest in view.|
|"Why yes, I am having a great day. Rolling that snow angel to cool off was perfect!"|
says happy Max giving me an approving look as we prepare to restart after our quick snow angel
and snowcone cool off break.
A perfect day up, a sketchy & difficult day down and a great time by all covering 7.4 miles with 1050 feet of elevation climbed.
2014/2015 Season to Date: 13 days on the trails covering 101.8 miles with 11400 feet of elevation climbed.