Monthly Archives: January 2014

Sunday 26 January 2014. Ice on McCullough Creek

This morning at 6:45 it was 21 degrees F and solidly cloudy; dark for the hour. there was some form of light precipitation falling–sleet? Freezing rain? Chose Blue to ride again this morning. Don’t know whether the wider tires with … Continue reading

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Saturday, 25 January 2014. A Glimpse of the Arboretum in Snow

6:45 am, 30 degrees F (didn’t believe it at first, the previous reading was -2, and there is talk of closing schools Monday for subzero temps), a northerly breeze was blowing and a bit more snow had recently fallen over … Continue reading

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Sunday 19 January 2014. A Really Short Ride Through Frozen Slush

At 7:20 this morning it was 18 degrees F under a heterogeneously partly-cloudy sky. The ground was white with a thin layer of new snow that covered the older, melted-down mounds. The streets were coated with a thin and loose … Continue reading

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Sunday 12 January 2014. Embracing a Little Fear

Missed last week’s ride because of being out of town, so did not get to test my mettle against the heavy snow and extreme cold if that Sunday morning. Most likely my mettle would have had to pass; even Velo … Continue reading

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1 January 2014. New Day, New Year

On this New Year’s Day at 7am it was 23 degrees F with a mostly cloudy sky. The clouds were loose enough to allow the sunrise to have good color, however, to which I was alerted by the pink tinge … Continue reading

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