October 26 brought our first significant snowfall.
raptor census takers
(see lower left of this Oct 29 photo from the
Bridger Ridge Cam)
packed their skis up the 2,200 vertical feet from the end of the road to
the ridge crest,
where they spend 8 hours every day of September and October collecting
data on raptor migration.
At least getting down will be easier now!
(on the trail along the ridge)
hiked out to take some runs down
(Note: Arthur says at this time of year they are probably going to