Straight Ironwood if possible
Too heavy 😐
When Dad does it, they attach themselves to the action like the little barnacles they are
Pointy end to pound in the snow
The pole is at least 20′, it’s impossible to get it vertical by hand, especially up a built up snow bank.
We finally had some decent snow to build a fort. I know I’ve reached new heights, because for the first time in 20 years of silly projects, Nicole asked me how old I was.