It was –5F this morning which seemed colder than –10F from a few weeks ago. I thought I was getting wimpy until I noticed my heated vest wasn’t on. I stopped by the sign above to get the photo and check the cabling on my vest. When I looked down I saw this:
With my left glove still not working and now no heated vest, it was a cold ride. I pulled over a couple times to warm up my hand.
With some spare electrical tape and my knife, I managed to fix the cable for the ride home. On the way home it was 10F, so I took the extra long scenic route past a number of different lakes. The stops gave me plenty of opportunity to warm up my hand. At the Lake Como stop in St. Paul I took this:
I noticed a wall near one of the lakes and took this one:
With a little help from picnik, I touched it up to the version below.