Marriage proposal involving snowmobiles
Andrew had been talking with me about how he could propose high in the mountains while on his vacation with Ally in Colorado. I trust Nova Guides Snowmobile Tours and Rentals to help provide superb machines and professional staff so I suggested this idea.
Head up the mountain to propose to his girlfriend
After arriving at Nova Guides Andrew checked in with the front desk and then proceeded to meet me in the men’s restroom. This was all part of our marriage proposal plan. I told him what trail I wanted him on. I told him that I would be ahead of them on my snowmobile looking back to make sure he did not get lost. Even with all the preparation and planning sometimes things don’t go EXACTLY to our plan.
Nerves and missing the mark
Filled with nervous energy Andrew missed the marker (a Nalgene bottle) that I had left for him. This was the spot I wanted him to stop and propose. Andrew and Ally walked passed the bottle. Walked passed me standing near the top of the mountain. They stopped when they ran out of mountain to climb. Here is what I captured…