- Dec 11, 2015
After a crazy mild winter, we finally have had some cooler temps in 2019. Saturday morning, we reached this milestone for the first time in 3 years.
@Ugly - Do you use snow gaiters? We got a foot of snow here yesterday too, but the wind chill was -20 to -30F this morning. The wind and temperatures are crazy now. Glad you got outside! I might have to dig out the goggles and full face mask for hiking tomorrow.and oddly my feet are still wet?
when going on a serious hike, yes... last minute lunch excursions of the unprepared type? no.@Ugly - Do you use snow gaiters? We got a foot of snow here yesterday too, but the wind chill was -20 to -30F this morning. The wind and temperatures are crazy now. Glad you got outside! I might have to dig out the goggles and full face mask for hiking tomorrow, I can't sit inside two days in a row.
@danger02ward, did you climb that north ridge?Always love to visit the Maybird gulch and see the spectacular views of the mighty Pfeifferhorn in the winter.
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The beautiful maybird gulch.
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The beautiful view of white baldy from the ridgeline between maybird gulch and red pine.
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The beautiful thunder ridge.
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The mighty Pfeifferhorn and its impressively rugged northern ridge.
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Tractor Man! Oh wait that is our other BCP supporter....Seems winter waited to the end to give us the business here. Another ~6 inches last night. Spent a couple hours clearing my driveway (1/4 mi long and kind of a complicated mess in the building site itself) today. Calm, clear winter day, the kind that's been rare this winter. Lots of grey skies this year, it seems.View attachment 75234
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