So, this weekend's fun is actually unusual. Not just another boring old paddle, but a road trip up the Hudson with a couple of friends to see what we can see.
And we're hoping that that includes watching some iceboating.
And I had to laugh this morning because -- well, you know how I said I couldn't imagine what it's like to be an iceboater & so dependent upon a certain very, very specific set of weather conditions happening for me to be able to get out & play?
I think I have at least got a hint of what it's like now!
I was listening to the weather forecast as I was getting ready for work this morning. We're going on Sunday. There's a big winter storm coming through tonight & tomorrow & it sounds like there's going to be a fair amount of snow.
I found myself thinking "Oh noooo! It's going to ruin the ice!" - and then having hope restored as the announcer continued with the information that the snow will be concentrated in & around the city & areas to the...
SOUTH AND WEST!!! YAAAAAY!!!
Hey, speaking of sightseeing up the river - want to see a friend of mine having an amazing encounter? Click here!
Note, slightly later: Oh dear...