everyone was at the meet up place on time; breakfast before 8 but subway didn't open until past that...
there was a snow forecast that weekend, and john has to do his best to alter the outcome so as not to freeze our butts
obligatory pic of the gas price
a little pavement to the trailhead
jon was the designated ride leader; i didn' have any choice...haha, don't want the sound of the SE following me...
by now, you can see that mesquite is about 12 miles away
aram and his loaded gs800