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Old 2011-09-08, 06:08 AM   #16
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Originally Posted by Nurse Ben View Post
I find ski resport downhills to be too steep for muni. There's just too much focus on features that require maintaining speed and air time, so features end up being skipped.

I have more fun on trail systems that are freeride oriented and have a variety of trails designed for a specific to level of riding, for instance:


I rode this area with my family a couple years back, they have three levels of downhill from mild to wild, also a pump track and a balance beam perimeter ride, then there's some more standard XC fare.
Post Canyon is my regular trail, I ride there 2-3 times a month (just about most of the time). It's great, man made skinnies, DH, XC, technical stuff, no so technical but scary on a uni, etc

Another good trail in the area is Syncline. Then there is the sandy ridge system, some great DH and germs that actually work well for muni if you maintain speed.

We have a lot here, it's kind of hard to justify heading up to the north shore, even though it's not a bad drive from Portland.
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Old 2011-09-08, 07:25 AM   #17
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Originally Posted by OutdoorJunkie View Post
Was that this course: http://www.pinkbike.com/news/World-C...-Practice.html

If so im super jealose That track looks awesome!
no, that is not the one. That looks absolutlely amazing!
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