After fog, mist, and temps in the lower 40's early on, things brightened up into a glorious, sunny day with puffy clouds.
Jeffrey Hewlett - who took a sleep break in Grand Lake - was the first over Cameron Pass and is past Rustic as I write this. He and others weren't sure how to react to nothing particular going on, weather-wise.
Along the same lines, riders who've reached Walden such as Paul Foley, Vernon Smith, Marcel Marion, and Jon and Emma Dixon are in good spirits, and all the riders who stayed in Steamboat got to catch up on their sleep.
I'll post some photos of the above, cheery riders a bit later ...