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Old 09-23-2013, 09:39 PM
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Picture of a ski patroller at Silverton Mountain this morning. 2-3' yesterday. Wheeling may be done for the year in the San Juans.
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Old 09-23-2013, 10:29 PM
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And 92 deg. F. and flat where I am at.

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Old 09-23-2013, 10:33 PM
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Maybe if I build a big hill it will snow.

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Picture of a ski patroller at Silverton Mountain this morning. 2-3' yesterday. Wheeling may be done for the year in the San Juans.
So envious! Supposed to be low of 30 in EP on friday with a good chance of precip, but I doubt we'll get 2-3 feet!

Anybody heading to silverton to ski this year? I haven't been in a while, would be fun to get back there.
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Old 09-24-2013, 02:49 PM
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Been watching the temps the last few days. Brrrr. We're headed out there soon. Our "family wheeling" looks to be reduced to Owl Creek and Last Dollar because of the snow. We're ok with that, it's all about seeing the colors and spending time together. The snow should make for some spectacular pics.

Any other reports? Is all the snow above treeline? Was hoping to go up to Clear Lake. Near Black Bear trailhead, about 5 miles north of Silverton.
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Just got back from Tellurium. There was awesome snow up there. will up load pictures soon.
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Steamboat is reporting snow on the mountain.



We are headed there this weekend, for a shake down run with the trailer, Hot Springs Bell ringing and red cup lanterns!!
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how long do you think it will take to get there?

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Snow at the end of black bear road.
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