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It’s still snowing on March 24!

The trails are too bare and icy for good mushing, and daytime temperatures are above freezing almost every day. But nighttime temperatures are below freezing, and there is still a snow base of a foot or so in many areas. … Continue reading

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L’Amable sunset in February

Here is an evening photo from our back yard, looking west towards the house.

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How to pass a dog team on the trail

Dog teams consist of living creatures, and they can sometimes behave unpredictably during on-trail encounters. The experience level of the dogs and the musher cannot be gauged when you first see them on the trail, so the safest approach is … Continue reading

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Porcupined!

You might remember from a prior posting that there is quite a lot of wildlife in the woods near our house. On December 12, we encountered a critter we hadn’t seen before: a porcupine. The stinkers were on the first … Continue reading

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