Archive for March, 2011

Late last week: blue skies and temps in the 20s…

Late afternoon in Elinor's Field

The forest critters out and about

Hannah's art gallery in our living room- the inspiration for my attempts at photography

Saturday: Marathon Tour, very windy, tricky waxing, rain showers begin in the afternoon

The drifts across Rocking Rock Road, location of the Tour's first food station

Craftsbury BKLers take a break partway through the Tour

Judy and Ethan help supervise a post Tour biathlon clinic. We had 30 participants show up and we had to run a second session.

Sunday: 12 hour Torrential Downpour…

"Rumble in the Rain:" Craftsbury's first (in modern times) biathlon race. Matt is lining up participants for the start of the novice race. This picture doesn't do justice to how devastatingly drenching it was. Initially we were hesitant to hold the race because we didn't think any one would show up (wrong! we had a whooping 15) and we thought we might damage the trails. Little did we realize what the weather gods had in store...

… Switching to blizzard and one of Vermont’s bigger snowstorms in recent memory

Snowed in Monday morning. We thought about skiing off the roof, but the upstairs window was blocked too.

The view out our back door.

Digging out the cars.

Ollie stands on the Mercedes to mark it so that Corey doesn't hit it with the plow

Tuesday: Back to blue skies


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