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    Snow...

    ...this morning on the high mountains above Nederland. Fall is here. Saw a few aspen leaves changing on my ride last night too.

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    At least the midday temps will drop some. No more 6am rides.

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    hooray for fall riding

    I love mtn biking in the Fall. It's like Spring Skiing- conditions are perfect and there's fewer crowds.

    Mt. Evans had a little dusting too.

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    42˚ at my house at 7am this morning off magnolia.

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    I don't know if it was just a bunch of hail or actual snow, but I saw some of the white stuff on Pikes about a week ago.

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    It did hail at about midnight or 1 am so its possible that it wasn't snow

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    Girlfriend hiked up South Arapaho this morning. Twas snow indeed!

    Quote Originally Posted by nOOby
    It did hail at about midnight or 1 am so its possible that it wasn't snow

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    I can't wait for this biking crap to be over with and the ski season to begin!...
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    BOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO to anyone who thinks this is great news. Long live SUMMER.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MTBOASIS
    BOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO to anyone who thinks this is great news. Long live SUMMER.
    Move to California then, and shut yer whining!

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    Time to put the fat tires on the Pugsley. Oh wait - this is Colorado. I might put em on and look for some loose sand...

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    How awsome is this state!

    Snow dusting in August! Fall is the best time to ride, cool crisp air, the changing colors and the snow reminds us of the ski season to come. Best part is there is no shoulder season to speak of. I'm psyched for both seasons!
    Now if you're wonderin' what I think of it all, just read the back of this postcard. - WSP

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pluto Pilot
    Girlfriend hiked up South Arapaho this morning. Twas snow indeed!
    fair enough, the divide was all socked in when I left for work so I didn't get a look see.

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    Hooray for snow! I have personally witnessed snowfall in Colorado every month except for August. Too bad I wasn't there this morning and stuck in hot SLC instead. Anyone have pics??

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    Send soma that down south, will ya!


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    Looks like I gotta get moving on my snow bike!!!!
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    Termination Dust Photo

    7 am this morning near Ned High.
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    Last year

    Here's basically the same first snow shot, but from last year. Shot this on August 28th last year...almost the same time...so I guess this is fairly normal for 13,000 feet. It was 36 at my house this morning.
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    pretty solid dusting on the tenmile range this morning.....did the wheeler trail from breck to copper just to check it out!

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    approaching the saddle on wheeler before it melted...pretty damn cold around 12,000ft
    (sorry if the pic is blurry...i had to resize it)
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    my skis and board are calling me...i can't wait to hit a-basin.

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    Ahhhh, the "ribbon of death"...
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    The hell with winter..and snow for that matter. Winter is just too damn long! It would be nice to have summer actually last the whole 3 months. Whens this Global warming BS gonna kick in? so I don't have to shovel my driveway from Oct. to May

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    Alas, this is why most folks choose not to live at 5,000-plus feet above sea level next to one of the largest mountain ranges in the world. That's part of the deal of living in Colorado - a world class skiing location with great mountain biking.

    Quote Originally Posted by SCC
    The hell with winter..and snow for that matter. Winter is just too damn long! It would be nice to have summer actually last the whole 3 months. Whens this Global warming BS gonna kick in? so I don't have to shovel my driveway from Oct. to May

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    Mmm....... September is just around the corner.


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