LOL is usually rhetorical. This one’s for real. Keep on keepin’ on.
Sonora pass has 45 feet at the summit.April 22 is my date for no snow worries in any mountains on the west coast. Jumping the gun, running them early has got me stuck.
In "Blue Highways" William Least Heat-Moon writes of getting trapped in a spring blizzard on Highway 14 near Cedar Breaks, Utah. That stuck with me.
We got pasted at Austin Summit several years ago during the first few days in May. Highway 50 in Nevada.
Austin summit is black ice hell heading into town. Dangerous.