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New Pisgah Video...with message from Arnold

(updated: Jun 10, 2010)

So, a few weeks ago Ed, Michael and I went up to Banner Elk for some riding in Pisgah. We hit some killer trails, and as is the usual custom I made a video of some of the ride. This time, however, I received a special message from none other than my good pal Arnold Schwarzenegger from California. Since I helped him with his campaign for governor back in '03, he thought he'd return the favor.

A message from Arnold Schwarzenegger from Sir Bikes on Vimeo.

Pisgah-WilsonCreek from Sir Bikes on Vimeo.

Some stills from the video

I had water on the lens for a while.

We were going at a pretty good clip. I never speed up footage.

Ed. Inverted.

Jumping the sinkhole. Rider: JP.

Sweet singletrack.

Wilson Creek Road.



Filed Under: Ride Reports > North Carolina > Morganton


1. Erik said...

Both videos! Excellent!

Jun 11, 2010 @ 7:11 AM

2. peter said...

i don't care who you are...thats funny........gnarley eroded trail eh?

Jun 11, 2010 @ 5:36 PM

3. Sir Glide Bikes said...

Great video but it was even better being there. Can't wait to go again.

Jun 11, 2010 @ 8:39 PM

4. caleb said...

awesome video i am going up next weekend, what was the double track trail that was really eroded?

Jun 12, 2010 @ 3:07 PM

5. SBA said...

I believe that is Raider Camp. I bought a map at the little store along Wilson Creek Rd. The map has some of those trails on it. It shows Raider Camp but it shows just as a hiking trail. That trail has changed a lot over the years, especially this winter with all the rain. Needs some TLC...actually should be completely re-routed. Actually a lot of the National Forest service trails in Pisgah should be re-routed. But the locals enjoy them as is with the steep climbs and descents.

Jun 12, 2010 @ 7:24 PM


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