Lovely day for a snowshoe!

We had some prospective students visiting last week, and one lucky prospect got to snowshoe the hypotenuse!  For those of you that don’t know what that means, we started at the closest entry to the lake from lab (the boathouse), and headed straight across the lake to picnic point.  It was snowing pretty heavily as we got started, but that didn’t stop us!

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Showing off our gear.  All smiles from the start.

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Full speed ahead.

 

 

 

 

 

On our way out: the point.

 

 

  

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At the point. We made it!

 

 

 

 

 

On our way back: the university and the capital (look real close, and maybe use your imagination).