Finally, enough snow arrived to carpet the slopes, and as if by magic, the tobogganers were suddenly there!
The slope above is the one down from Humewood Drive. That below is the one down from Strathearn.
Here is the top of the Strathearn slope:
These photos were taken late in the afternoon of 2nd February. The long shadows were already falling across the snow. The photo below shows just the edge of Markdale School.
The high was -13 degrees that day, so I hurried off through the ravine to Loblaws for a cup of coffee to warm up my hands.