several of us hungry for ice last year were stymied by a rock band last early winter. The cirque on NW side of Hall though had blessed us with great ice (yeah really!) in 2010 cold snap. It had not formed enough last Nov yet. Nice to have ice close to home every few years.
"After the first glass, you see things as you wish they were. After the second, you see things as they are not. Finally, you see things as they really are, which is the most horrible thing in the world."
--Oscar Wilde on Absinthe