- Friday 03/24 100%RainA steady rain this morning. Showers continuing this afternoon. High 57F. SSW winds at less than 5 mph, increasing to 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 100%.Saturday 03/25 10%ClearMostly sunny skies. High around 60F. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph.Sunday 03/26 50%Chance of RainCloudy in the morning, then off and on rain showers during the afternoon hours. High 54F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 50%.
Category Archives: Home on the AVA
Fat Ponies on a Green Background We’ve been working on getting our place greened up. It’s been a long process of replacing our pump and 400 feet of pipe from the aquifer to the surface. My dad drilled the well … Continue reading
It’s official. The grape harvest has started. It’s still early and the harvest hasn’t hit full swing yet. Harvest out here is a fun, exciting time. There are people out here working from 4 am until midnight sometimes, hustling … Continue reading
There are hitching rails at the South end of Kiona Winery’s parking lot. These were put in several years ago, I believe by the Backcountry Horseman chapter (this is unconfirmed, because I’ve heard numerous others claim to’ve put them in). … Continue reading
The trail riding season is over. We enjoyed a season of growth – more riders means more friends for us! The horses also had a great year of being doted on by visitors. I’m not sure who enjoys trail riding … Continue reading
Memorial Day, 1983, most of Red Mountain went up in flames. These were some serious grass fires and in those days you can see that we didn’t have much landscaping to protect us. Houses were few and far between … Continue reading
It’s here on Red Mountain! Véraison is a viticulture (grape-growing) term meaning “the onset of ripening”. It is originally French, but has been adopted into Englishuse. The official definition of veraison is “change of color of the grape berries.” Veraison represents the transition from berry growth … Continue reading