Here are the pumphouse conditions, as of Thursday 3/6, at 12 noon:
They’ve finally cleared some of the giant snow piles around the perimeter
of the parking lot, making it almost usable; but the lot itself has a few
inches of snow on top of ice and is very slippery. A light car could have
a problem in the lot.
The road today was ALL ICE from about mile 1 through mile 2. Running
wasn’t too bad going out, but coming back, slightly down hill, was a
Things may improve a lot with the warm weather predicted for the next week,
but I don’t think we can count on it for this Saturday.
So I’m suggesting meeting at the mailboxes at 7:30 again. Is anyone up for
putting out water this week?
Here’s the schedule for future runs:
Mar 8 open
Mar 15 open
Mar 22 open
Mar 29 open
You can sign up by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by replying to
The recommended quantities are listed below.
Please don’t retrieve water before 9:30.
Mailboxes – 3 gal water, 2 gal gatorade (4 – 64 oz bottles), 75 cups, 1
roll of paper towels
Triangle – 1 gal water, 1/2 gal of gatorade and 25 cups