Jarin Erikson and Spencer Hochberg, chillin' in the cabin garage late after a long day at Downieville. Nice duds!
Cody Williams chose a nice, cozy spot on the stone fireplace hearth.
Nathan and Beau, ready to go, at Northstar
John Foss and Nathan Hoover
On the Northstar gondola, bikes (and unicycles) ride in easy-loading style.
Okay... This is a trash can at the top of the second lift
So is this a high speed quad, a gondola or a bike lift?
Joe Sowul and his dad head down the LiveWire trail, a high speed downhiller's freeway.
An armored biker passes Joe on Live Wire
The LiveWire trail is paralleled by a sprinkler system, to keep the dust and erosion down.
LiveWire's big banked turns were like riding on a velodrome. With insufficient speed you drift to the lower parts, which are all lose gravel & rocks!
Joe Sowul & his dad on LiveWire
Jarin's carbon fiber/aluminum frame, light and tight!
Eric Kvamme on the Gypsy Trail
A downhill bike blazes past Eric
Eric Kvamme on Gypsy
This is what a ski run looks like in the summer
"Kris' Rock" on the Gypsy Trail
This is Kris' Rock (back side)
A fascinating snowboard rail/sculpture
Scott Wilton and Beau Hoover. Hey guys, how's that Northstar dirt taste?
Heading for the lifts in the mid-mountain area
Trials lines and ski lift
Joseph Campbell fixed his wiggly ISIS with an energy bar wrapper?
Joe and his cycle (with wrapper--hey, it worked!)