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Pisgah - Buckwheat Knob - Video

(updated: Aug 17, 2008)

Here's an intense trail in Pisgah. This is the reward for some seriously painful climbing you have to do to get to it. This trail ends where Bennett Gap starts, so we rode this just before Bennett. I'll have to get going on adding GPS tracks. This was the first time I rode this trail, and I did on my RIP 9.


Buckwheat Knob (3m 02s):
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Music: Waiting Room by Fugazi
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Video stills...

Dennis on some steep terrain.

Filed Under: Ride Reports > North Carolina > Brevard


1. Mike said...

That looks like fun! Who's the band playing?

Aug 19, 2008 @ 10:01 AM

2. brado1 said...


Amazing how flat it looks in the video - good stuff!

Aug 19, 2008 @ 11:37 AM

3. SBA said...

That is something I can't seem to figure out how to fix. The camera is always aligned parallel to the terrain, so it tends to flatten everything out. If you can figure out how to make it look as steep as it really is, you'd rule.

Aug 19, 2008 @ 7:58 PM

4. Sir Peanuts said...

And one thing i can promise you is that it was quite steep, though Bennett Gap was an entirely different world...and i am not RIF RAF! You were only living in a condo for the camping trip :o)

Aug 19, 2008 @ 8:46 PM

5. ryan said...

Fugazi is the band. Song="Waiting Room."

One of the greatest bands of all time.

Aug 26, 2008 @ 5:43 PM

6. SBA said...

And it says that right below the video link too.

Aug 26, 2008 @ 9:21 PM


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