Monday, February 11, 2013
Skiing in the city!
Snowy Day Greetings from Minnesota, Our snow fall was not as significant this past weekend as it was on the East Coast: 6-10 inches in most locations throughout the state. As a matter of fact, late falling snow on Sunday evening and Monday morning made for some ideal cross country skiing conditions. This morning I was up early and wanted to get some exercise in before heading to work. Fetched my skies and thought I would walk down to one of the near by lakes in my Minneapolis neighborhood. No need to walk. Once I got outside I realized I could just ski on the snow covered streets around the neighborhood. That is exactly what I did 1.65 miles of loops around the streets by my house. A magical way to start the day, skiing by the light of street lights in my own neighborhood! Lovely. Here is my route: