Whiteface Mountain had received almost three feet of snow by yesterday afternoon. They fought to keep the highway plowed for the holiday weekend. However, before they plowed again yesterday morning, DH got there and skied up the mountain and then down.
“Fantastic!” was his caption for his iPhone snapshot below.
I can think of other adjectives.
By 5 PM last evening the sleet in the lower elevations had stopped and the sun was struggling to come out. It is 25° F this morning but due to be over 80° in a few days.
So much for spring in the Adirondacks.
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I drive to Boston this morning to help my son pack up and move back to New York tomorrow. Though I will be happy to have him closer, I’m older and creakier these days and the prospect of driving eleven hours round-trip and spending the night in a sleeping bag on a hardwood floor is not as enticing as it once was.