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There is always Plan B!

Old 02-06-11, 10:18 PM
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There is always Plan B!

Well today was Super Bowl Sunday.... Which to me means..... Well, grab the snow board and hit the slopes! There was only a slight problem. I checked the road conditions and all was open off we go. We get to the bottom of Berthoud Pass and we are greeted by the local police and a barrier reading pass closed. DANGIT DANGIT DANGIT.. And they have 9.5" of fresh powder. We thought about go around the long way but traffic was SLOOOOOOWWW. So we headed back,took a scenic cruise, and had a sit down meal. and went for a hike in the wonderful fluffy snow. Didn't bring a tape with me but I would guess we hiked from 6" - 13". AWESOME! Then came home to watch a couple older but still great movies. Yet there was more. capped off the day with a small ride on the cruiser bike. I love coaster brakes on snow and ice!

At the bottom of the Pass (No moving here)



Some of the hike!





The evening ride!


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Great pics as always Rover
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Wow, your life is like totally different over there. I had no plans to watch the superbowl. Went for a ride, played on the 'puter for a while then I was tricked into watching the last quarter. Gina planted a pizza in front of the tube. That was about the most I've seen of a game in nearly ten-fifteen years.
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Originally Posted by iforgotmename
Great pics as always Rover
Thanks!

Originally Posted by Mr. Beanz
Wow, your life is like totally different over there. I had no plans to watch the superbowl. Went for a ride, played on the 'puter for a while then I was tricked into watching the last quarter. Gina planted a pizza in front of the tube. That was about the most I've seen of a game in nearly ten-fifteen years.
LOL, I've been called different a few times here also. Pizza tricks me also... It's a very sneaky trick!
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