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Old 11-15-08, 12:29 PM
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Winter Ride Photos

Post your winter ride photos here! (must include snow)

I'll get started with some from 2008:

Winter "thaw" ride in the Palouse, Feb17-2008


Riding during the Jan 27th "blizzard"


Winter Solstice Ride! 2007

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from the "big one" in early 2008


I've got it all here actually
https://s199.photobucket.com/albums/a...Obikes/Winter/
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onelesscar, you have a photo failure.
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Originally Posted by cabana 4 life View Post
url should be:https://www.1lesscar.com/free/winter_sm.jpg
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Originally Posted by gerv View Post

This almost makes winter look tolerable. I took a similar shot last year, but it came out blurred:


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lovely pix, rufus!
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The great Hanukkah Blizzard of 2006








Didn't need a bike rack that year Snowed on the first night of Hanukkah and continued with 6 major storms until the middle of January. I had glaciers in my neighborhood (6"+ of ice) until the first part of March.
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Nothing like trying to stay in the car tracks to get some traction on a hill:
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Originally Posted by cyccommute View Post
The great Hanukkah Blizzard of 2006

Didn't need a bike rack that year Snowed on the first night of Hanukkah and continued with 6 major storms until the middle of January. I had glaciers in my neighborhood (6"+ of ice) until the first part of March.
The Hanukkah Blizzard. Wasn't that the time when the airport was closed for a while? I wondered if anyone was riding that winter.
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No snow yet this year. Some pics from previous winters.




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Originally Posted by Mtn Mike View Post
Nothing like trying to stay in the car tracks to get some traction on a hill:
The car and house pictures were taken before Christmas. The bike pictures were taken New Years Eve (9 days later) during another blizzard. Just after the picture was taken, the only snow plow we saw from 12/23 (or so) until 3/1 came through my neighborhood. The road was nice and smooth for my ride back home...didn't stay that way, however
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Originally Posted by Mtn Mike View Post
The Hanukkah Blizzard. Wasn't that the time when the airport was closed for a while? I wondered if anyone was riding that winter.
I think it was closed for two days.
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This section was to dangerous to ride with a road bike so we walked. (02/24/2008)
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Originally Posted by stevemtbr View Post
No snow yet this year. Some pics from previous winters.



Steve was this Carson road? It looks like the same road as my picture, only less snow
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first significant snow accumulation this year




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I must be crazy, but these pictures get my heart a-beatin. Pitter-pat. I love the Nature vs. human battle that is winter biking. Wish we could get some snow here soon.

(please, no one is allowed to link to this comment in February when I am complaining.)

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Recycled from last year




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Originally Posted by jgedwa View Post
I must be crazy, but these pictures get my heart a-beatin. Pitter-pat. I love the Nature vs. human battle that is winter biking. Wish we could get some snow here soon.

(please, no one is allowed to link to this comment in February when I am complaining.)

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Agree 100%, how true it is.
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Originally Posted by Mtn Mike View Post
Steve was this Carson road? It looks like the same road as my picture, only less snow

I live in Suncrest and the pic is on Hazard Rd on the other side of the mountain north of 291
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Wow, all those pics look awesome, I am jealous, we don't get any snow here. We complain because the temperature goes below 40 about 3-4 days a year!
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Taken yesterday, first snow of the season.
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My drive way last winter. Just can't wait for this year's snow. NOT!


My favorite winter shot, actually taken near the end of March so it was technically spring. But hey, I still had snow in my yard on May 8.
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Taken yesterday, first snow of the season.
Is that Charles road up from Nine Mile?
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