Pouring the foundation had been delayed a couple of times due to scheduling complications (Thanksgiving) and then weather concerns. But finally, we had a date. We drove up the day before.

sewer and electric connections
trench drain

The next day was the big day. Starting around 7:30 am a whole bunch of pickups arrived with Dave's crew.

first concrete load arrives
next truck coming down
getting ready for 2nd load
the third truck
fourth truck passing barn
base for stairway post
Tim measuring bolt spacing
barely made it
Lance guarding his truck

We wanted to be at least on the highway before dark, so we had to leave. As we were packing, we heard sounds of machinery, so perhaps they got the smoothener machine going.

moon over Miami peak
new signs at gate
sunset behind Indian peak
valley fog