Pragmatically though, I know that all good things must come to an end, so the other nice day, I mucked out the opposite side of the structure to ensure space this coming winter.
|Backing in the ATV gets easier each time.|
|Making a good dent in the old pile.|
|You can see that the pile that was overflowing in March is still quite manageable in October.|
We also discussed the hacienda a bit, and I think we agree the upcoming plan for it would include putting a roof over the top of both sides to keep some of the snow out. This would hopefully keep the pile from increasing in volume quite as quickly in winter - I believe that we are actually preserving quite a bit of snow by covering it in layers of sawdust until the summer sun can finally penetrate deep into things.