Category Archives: Snow

Getting back to normal…

After being gone for 5 1/2 months, I’m not sure we have time to get back to normal before we leave again in April. I know, it seems like a long time, but it will pass quickly and we are … Continue reading

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The End Is Near…

The end is near, not because of earth quakes, hurricanes, high winds, rain and floods, but because our summer job/adventure is coming to an end. We expect our last day of work to be September 30. We have started the job … Continue reading

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Dogs (Toddlers), weather and stuff…

This was started on Sunday and not posted until today…which means yesterday was actually Saturday… Yesterday it was 70 degrees and we could see all of our yard except for one patch of snow that is about six feet by … Continue reading

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Random thoughts, stuff and of course the weather…

One day last week after many days of zero and sub-zero weather I checked the outside temperature while I layered up for work and saw it was only 11 degrees. i instantly said to myself “not bad, a nice warm day at work”. … Continue reading

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Nobody knows the shovels I’ve seen…

We have once again after a day of 40 and one of 50 degrees returned to the “Land of Cold and Snow”. It started to snow on Friday and it is still snowing. Sometimes very light snow and sometimes inches per … Continue reading

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This May Be Penquin Land…

We are not really in penguin land, but it sure feels like it. It is cold here, really really cold. Yesterday morning at Terry Peak it was -14 with a wind chill of -30 at the bottom of the ski … Continue reading

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We are in the top ten…Ya Hoo…

Actually we, Lead, SD, are number 6 on a list of the top ten snowiest cities in the USA… http://www.weather.com/outlook/weather-news/news/articles/snowiest-cities-top-10_2010-12-07?page=6 You can follow this link to read the entire story. We don’t get on many Top Ten list here in … Continue reading

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The Guns of November Part II…

The snow guns were silent for a few days because of warm temps, but they are now blasting away again. The temps have dropped a lot and the high on the hill today was around 7 degrees and the temp here … Continue reading

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The Guns of November…

Not quite the same as “The Guns of August”, but they are our guns on the hill. The weather has finally turned cold enough to make snow and as of last night the snow guns are blasting away. The weather … Continue reading

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I’m back on the hill…

I returned to my part-time winter job at Terry Peak Ski Resort yesterday. No, we are not open yet, but there is always a lot of prep work to get ready for the season. Kathy and I have been to the … Continue reading

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