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Recreation Weather/Climate

Dust on crust

During a winter such as this one, when snow has been sorely lacking, a forecast for any snow at all can seem welcome.  So as we headed to Winter Park this past weekend for our annual winter ski trip, we felt optimistic hearing there was snow in the forecast. We…

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Hiking Through Snow

White caps.  Literally caps of white cover the trail in front of us.  As we ascend the mountain, they rise higher into points of white.  It’s funny, because I am reminded of a different place and time staring at those peaked shapes whipped up by the wind.  The winter of…

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