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Spring Is Taking Hold : Summer Creeping In

Spring Is Taking Hold : Summer Creeping In

[ 0 ] April 26, 2020

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia We’re seeing plenty of green in the lower elevations, but it’s still got a ways to go in the higher elevations. Paul shot this photo last week and you can see the green colors just starting to creep up the side of Humpback Mountain. Over the coming weeks all of […]

Winter Makes Another Stand In Mountains

Winter Makes Another Stand In Mountains

[ 0 ] March 30, 2014

Wintergreen Nelson County, VA As the colder air moved in Sunday, rain turned to snow in the mountains along the Blue Ridge Parkway. Our BRL Mountain Photographer Paul Purpura wok up to about 2-3 inches of new snow at Wintergreen with snow still coming down shortly after 8AM. More light snow can be expected in […]

Wintergreen: Farewell 2012-2013 Ski Season - Latest Day Ever!

Wintergreen: Farewell 2012-2013 Ski Season – Latest Day Ever!

[ 0 ] April 6, 2013

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, VA For the first time ever skiers were able to head down the slopes on April 6th. Unprecedented, to say the least. A few days ago we told you about the latest skiing in the history of Wintergreen Resort. See you next season!

This Will Look A Lot Different In 10 Days : Big Warm Up In Progress!

This Will Look A Lot Different In 10 Days : Big Warm Up In Progress!

[ 0 ] March 12, 2012

Nelson County, Virginia Monday started off a bit chilly but easily warmed into the mid 70’s in the lower elevations of Nelson County. That warmth will continued over the next several days with some afternoons easily reaching into the 80’s. That will push some of the green color into high gear! I’ll be talking more […]

Spring Time Temps On Thursday!

Spring Time Temps On Thursday!

[ 0 ] February 22, 2012

Nelson County, Virginia Last weekend we were talking 30’s and heavy snow. As we end this week, we are talking temps that are a preview of springtime! A very warm air mass will begin affecting the Nelson and Central Virginia area on Thursday and will continue into Friday before a strong cold front brings us […]

Bryant : Geese Know Spring Is On The Way!

Bryant : Geese Know Spring Is On The Way!

[ 3 ] March 15, 2011

Bryant / Roseland Nelson County, Virginia Sarah Loken of Bryant (that’s Roseland) stopped me the other day in Basic Necessities to let me know she got some fantastic shots of Canada Geese on her family pond. Her husband Hal just happened to have a shot stored on his new Iphone. They showed me a few […]

Spring Returns After Snow On Friday : 3.27.10

Spring Returns After Snow On Friday : 3.27.10

[ 0 ] March 27, 2010

Nelson County, Virginia After a dreary and cold day Friday, we’ll see some great improvement Saturday. As we talked about yesterday, it even snowed in the higher elevations up at Wintergreen. Not today! Sunny skies will prevail after a very widespread, heavy frost overnight. Hope you didn’t have plants out last night! Temps will still […]

Skimming Into The Unofficial End Of Ski Season : 3.22.10

Skimming Into The Unofficial End Of Ski Season : 3.22.10

[ 5 ] March 22, 2010

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia It’s been weeks since we’ve seen snow in the valley portions of Nelson, but not up at Wintergreen Resort! There’s still snow on the slopes, though it is admittedly on its way out. Our Paul Paul Purpura was on hand again for several years in a row at the annual […]

The Arrival of Spring @ D'Ambolas Restaurant in Afton

The Arrival of Spring @ D’Ambolas Restaurant in Afton

[ 0 ] April 3, 2009

This week starting on April 2, D’Ambola’s Restaurant is celebrating spring. New menu items include Pasta Primavera, Pizza Rustica (a special treat during the Easter Celebration) and to top off the spring celebration, fresh arugula from Double H Farm in Wingina. Come celebrate spring at D’Ambola’s Restaurant. Event Date: Thursday 2nd of April 2009 05:00 […]