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Who's ready for Summer?

Postby Kane » Wed Apr 10, 2013 7:24 pm

Zipping through some old images I put this one together today. I'm assuming this one might make a few of you dream a little for warm temps....

http://www.kaephotography.com/photo/the-vestals/

Re: Who's ready for Summer?

Postby forbins_mtn » Wed Apr 10, 2013 8:02 pm

damn you, Kane.

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Re: Who's ready for Summer?

Postby 14erFred » Wed Apr 10, 2013 8:29 pm

I'm drooling all over my monitor. Makes me want to build an alpine time machine and set the controls for the heart of July. \:D/
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Re: Who's ready for Summer?

Postby SilverLynx » Wed Apr 10, 2013 8:34 pm

Yes, yes and yes! 8)

YAY for sipping Colorado microbrews on patios, riding bikes, soaking up sun, driving over scenic mountain passes, wildflowers, thunderstorms, swimming, camping, and long, warm days! \:D/
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Re: Who's ready for Summer?

Postby nyker » Wed Apr 10, 2013 8:35 pm

Kane, you have some nice photos there. Very good work.

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Re: Who's ready for Summer?

Postby ajkagy » Thu Apr 11, 2013 9:08 am

summer isn't even close, i bet we have a few more decent snow storms to go.

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Re: Who's ready for Summer?

Postby Tornadoman » Thu Apr 11, 2013 9:11 am

I've been ready for Summer ever since last Summer ended. Being in Kansas, Summer is my 14er season! We had a bit of an ice storm yesterday which added to my annoyance with this "Spring".

Re: Who's ready for Summer?

Postby Bean » Thu Apr 11, 2013 9:45 am

Ready for the end of skiing, oppressive heat, wildfires, and dusty, blown out trails? I think not.

Bah, humbug.

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Re: Who's ready for Summer?

Postby Hacksaw » Thu Apr 11, 2013 9:52 am

Bean wrote:Ready for the end of skiing, oppressive heat, wildfires, and dusty, blown out trails? I think not.

Bah, humbug.


I agree................................ 8)
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Re: Who's ready for Summer?

Postby EatinHardtack » Thu Apr 11, 2013 9:54 am

Agree with Bean and Hacksaw.......no not ready.


On the other hand, your pictures are fantastic!

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Re: Who's ready for Summer?

Postby mountaingoat-G » Thu Apr 11, 2013 10:17 am

Bean wrote:Ready for the end of skiing, oppressive heat, wildfires, and dusty, blown out trails? I think not.

Bah, humbug.


very true.

Spring can be OK, though.
Summer is good when it's not too hot and we are not burning or gasping for air.

With the low snowpack we have, this summer is not looking good, unlike those nice pics.

Anyone rememeber the terrible air we had along the front range for like almost the whole summer from multiple forest fires ?

Re: Who's ready for Summer?

Postby bergsteigen » Thu Apr 11, 2013 10:32 am

Why hike downhill, when you can ski?
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