Yes, the white trail is closing. We had the funeral ride today. Mike wore a suit, and Jen was dressed in black with a head veil, as was appropriate for the occasion. Yeah, we had a good ride, but seriously, this was a sad day. This is a trail we have been riding for over 20 years, but will no longer be available. This really sucks.
Because shotgun season starts next weekend, and it already is snowing some, we figured this would be the last chance to ride the trail, since we only have until the end of 2014 to complete the replacement. The replacement is just about done - I rode the whole thing today and it riding nice, just a few rocky areas still to work on. But it is a shame we had to spend so much time on a duplicate trail when the efforts could have gone to something that would benefit everyone.
But today, it was time to say RIP, White Trail.