|This boy knew just where to aim his sled. He took to the air on each descent.|
|Glasses aren't much good when you have your eyes closed.|
I grabbed my camera and headed into the snow. I followed the last group to arrive down the path behind a row of suburban homes until we reached the crest of the toboggan run.
|. . . or when they are covered with snow.|
The are only two ski hills in the area and one is quite close to where I live. Boler Mountain has a vertical height of a hundred feet. That's correct: A hundred feet. It is better known as the Byron Bump.
Now you understand why the small hill across from me is so popular. Heck, when I was a boy we took our toboggans to an overpass on 401 in order to find a slope.
|Making it all the way to the bottom is a challenge.|
|Close to the ground is good. Less distance to fall.|
More pictures to follow tomorrow!