Happy 4th of July Weekend!


This post by WildSnow.com blogger  

Wishing all of you a terrific weekend. What a holiday, celebrating our freedom and all the opportunity and prosperity our country yields. Like I heard someone say today, out of all the holidays, Fourth of July is the best one. I still like Christmas better, but The 4th is a close second in my book. Have fun everyone and enjoy any backcountry adventures you’ve got planned!

Comments

3 Responses to “Happy 4th of July Weekend!”

  1. El Jefe July 3rd, 2009 10:52 am

    Lou,

    Thanksgiving is the best holiday….. end of discussion

  2. Lou July 3rd, 2009 11:24 am

    Hmmm, you’ve got a point, but I still like Christmas…

  3. Mike July 3rd, 2009 2:54 pm

    Christmas is about as good as it gets. There’s usually enough snow to get some good skiing in, and the ski areas (and roads to them) are abandoned. It’s easy to get in a great day of skiing and be back in time for an early Christmas dinner.

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