Tony Crocker wrote:Balmy by Minnesota standards?
It probably topped out at around 25F or so during our hike. It was actually somewhat colder in Banff than it has been in Minneapolis lately, at least until this weekend. It has been a looooooong winter here, however, so we're all pretty acclimated to the cold.
We’re ready for spring at this point. The days are longer and the robins have arrived, but here's what our backyard looked like this morning while we were shoveling 15+ inches of new snow:
It has snowed 3 or 4 inches since then and it’s not supposed to stop until early tomorrow morning.