Crestone, Southern Colorado (USA) – November 15, 2014
The San Luis Valley escaped the extreme cold that’s been seen across much of the Rockies and Plains north of here. It never even got colder than -7 C in my car so far. The inch of snow on my tent was enough to dim the morning light, but it slid right of with a shake.
The creek I camp next to, 3 days ago:
And this morning:
Sunday might end on a colder note, with 7 F / -14 C predicted, still well above the sub-zero (Fahrenheit) temps felt elsewhere. Wednesday I move into a home with walls and heating. ;-)