Doing trail work at Launch is hard enough. 90° heat. Humidity. Lugging buckets of dirt down steep slopes of marbley rocks.
And then there are these giant, Oakley-sponsored horse flies.
Yet the trail crew come back for more every week to play in the dirt, offend each other, and get paid in pizza and beer.
I can finally cross the Exit Drop off of my huckit list
It was exactly what I expected… nothing.
The 8′ tall ladder with about 10′ of gap has been bugging me (along with everyone I ride with) to do it since it was constructed months ago.
Just like everyone said: “It’s nothing”. The back-wheel landing was nice and cushy. I slightly cased the second time but not enough to get that near-death experience.