Looks like the dusting over at Devil’s Punchbowl was dwarfed by our neighbors to the east.

Adventure 16’s blog is reporting up to 18 inches of the white stuff near San Jacinto, with the area opening this Friday for snowshoe rentals.

That appears to be the only snowshoeing area slated to open in the near future. Still, it bodes well. I’ve only been snowshoeing once before, a few years ago in Vermont. I’d love to tramp around California mountains, too — maybe I’ll head up there soon …

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