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post #11 of 29 Old 12-27-2011, 09:04 PM
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Riding in the snow? All I thought of was all those really iconic pictures of foxhunters burning trails through fresh powder and having a blast.

GO GO GO. Even if it's not THAT epic, I wish I had snow on the ground here to ride through right now (badly, but even a frosty trot would be fun). Where I am, all we'd be burning trails through is fresh mud. Go and let us know how it goes (maybe pics? ) so I can live vicariously through your ride in snow wonderland. :3
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post #12 of 29 Old 12-27-2011, 09:05 PM
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I wish we had some snow on the ground. So far a very wet mild winter in our area. While it's a nice change from the blizzard we had a year ago, it doesn't make for very jolly outdoor riding.

You just have to see your don't have to like it.
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post #13 of 29 Old 12-27-2011, 09:06 PM
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Originally Posted by waresbear View Post
Dry snow, this is the Cariboo, high altitude, nose bleed type dry.
Love your part of BC. My favorite.
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post #14 of 29 Old 12-27-2011, 09:06 PM Thread Starter
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Ok, thanks, thoroughly convinced I will go riding tomorrow before work. Yes I will take a picture & post it so I can't back out. Appreciate your help everyone.
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post #15 of 29 Old 12-27-2011, 09:14 PM
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Well, i went for a ride in the dripping rain, all alone. Was so peaceful, just me and Mac. What a nice boy he is.
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post #16 of 29 Old 12-27-2011, 09:35 PM
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Riding in snow is so much fun! Glad to hear you're going through with it! I will look forward to those pictures!!!
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post #17 of 29 Old 12-27-2011, 09:42 PM
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Get your horse out :p
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post #18 of 29 Old 12-27-2011, 10:23 PM
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RIDE!!!!! haha Just do it.. I feel the same sometimes but I then end up going and love it :)

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post #19 of 29 Old 12-27-2011, 10:40 PM
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RIDE!!!!! haha Just do it.. I feel the same sometimes but I then end up going and love it :)
I think we all do at one point or another.. but I always feel so much better after getting in that saddle :)
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post #20 of 29 Old 12-28-2011, 04:35 PM
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Let me put it to ya this way: the cubicle walls are grey, the carpet is grey, the sky is grey, and the general mood is grey. If I could get out, I'd go, so, YOU HAVE TO GO FOR ME, and everyone else that can't. Enjoy the freedom that you have and ride, baby, ride!

"The road goes ever on and on, down from the door where it began. Now far ahead the road has gone, and I must follow, if I can." J.R.R. Tolkien
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