Here is a little more old news, but the recent (brief) snow flurries reminded me of it. Right after Christmas we did have a dusting of snow. To most northerners it wouldn't even have been enough to notice, but to Lachlan, it was very exciting. He was up and out early throwing snowballs and discovering that even without hills, sledding was possible on Ocracoke.
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Lachlan sledding down the Village Craftsmen ramp:
Lachlan getting ready to throw a snowball:
A dusting of snow on the back shed:
Our latest Ocracoke Newsletter is a history of the early twentieth century Doxsee Clam Factory in Ocracoke village. You can read it here: http://www.villagecraftsmen.com/news112110.htm.