Burkhart Lepka keeps an eye on the weather while waiting for some wind on Stuart Lake on March 28.

Burkhart Lepka keeps an eye on the weather while waiting for some wind on Stuart Lake on March 28.

Sunshine on snow

Burkhart Lepka was out in Pitka Bay hoping to kite ski last week.

Burkhart Lepka keeps an eye on the weather while waiting for some wind on Stuart Lake on March 28. Lepka was out in Pitka Bay hoping to kite ski, but the wind only cooperated for a few seconds at a time.