Peter Shelton

Part Two: The Accidental Bivouac

Posted in Personal History, Watch columns by pshelton on January 27, 2012

It started to snow. Imperceptible ice needles at first, but then in bigger clumps falling through the gray-white air.

We took turns breaking trail, but Davey O’Brien pushed the route most of the time. It was his “easy” overnight tour, his idea to ski from Woods Lake over the divide and down to the hot-springs ghost town of Dunton. (more…)