Just as we were pulling on our boots at the car, a couple on skis glided past towing their children on a sledge. Sensible folk. Every year I consider replacing our ancient X-country gear but never get much further than thinking about it on the basis that such a purchase will guarantee a snowless winter.
|If only this sort of day was the norm in winter|
Skis wouldn't have been a great help here which is why I suspect the people using them stayed on the piste-like road and had fun on the reservoir dam wall with their sledge.
There's not much to say about this area that I haven't said before so I'll leave you with a few more photographs - including, by way of contrast, a couple from Monday 16 January.Click to enlarge any photo.
You need to grab days like this when you can because in the space of forty eight hours-
|We'd come along the tops in the distance to make an enjoyable circuit|