Skypark Santa’s Village, California – With the Kids I fell in love with the concept of bike parks after visiting Winter Park, CO last year. As a result, I decided to start doing some research into other places to ride. One such place is Skypark Santa’s Village in […]
Pogonip/UC/Wilder – The Loop This is the downhill portion of a longer ride going down Long Meadow in Wilder Ranch. I left out the traffic-filled ride back to the 4Runner. Wilder is a California State Park located a few miles north of Santa Cruz on Highway 1. It contains dozens […]
Lock ‘Em Up One of the more challenging rides in the mountains near my home. A steep, fast, and somewhat flowy downhill. It was a bit too wet when I shot this, so I stayed off it for the next few months. In fact, I still haven’t been back! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CBz-Uxe4EqM&feature=emb_logo
First Sunny Ride of the Year A ride through a trail that is practically in my backyard. I’ve been riding this trail since I was about 15 years old. A fun video from the top to the bottom of St. Joe’s. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7IkoBArJ7TY&feature=emb_logo
A Day in Winter Park, CO I was deep into the second week of my 2018 road trip when I was driving into Denver. It was the third major city on my trip (after San Diego and Tucson) and I was looking forward to an unplanned 4 days of great […]
While on my 2018 road trip through the western states, I stopped in Durango, Colorado. I had never been there but I knew of it from my younger days of hero worship of Ned Overend. Ned was a prominent pro rider in the 80’s and chose to make Durango his home.