A huge hail storm roared through Eugene last week leaving the ground covered in these little white ice balls. It reminded me of those Dipping Dots Ice Cream!
If you are skier you know that weather can make or break your day on the mountain. But the same is also true: any weather is good weather as long as it adds to the powder accumulation. On my recent … Continue reading
Last weekend even though the weather couldn’t make up its mind, my roommate Sarah and I headed out to the Ridgeline Trail System just 10 minutes south of downtown for a quick urban hike. Taking the trail for a 4-mile out & back, we started at the Spring Blvd Trail head and hiked to the Fox Hollow Trail head and back. Along the way we encountered snow, hail, rain and even a little sunshine. Here are some of my best iPhone photos from the afternoon excursion. Continue reading
With below freezing temperatures this past week in Eugene, Oregon, I’ve learned two new things about myself:
1. I am jealous of people who have car garages
2. My toes don’t appreciate ice flakes falling on them – It’s time to find some new winter work shoes.
I guess I should start following my own tips:
The Winter Solstice is coming up on Dec. 22, 2011 and those rain clouds are moving in.