Tag Archives: Fat Bikes

Building a skinny “snake tongue” bridge for mountain bikes

Building a skinny “snake tongue” bridge for mountain bikes

Today, we revisit “Snake Pit” trail, and make an alternate “intermediate” line. The main difference is, our intermediate line does not contain a gap jump. Brian and Alexander join me in this one! Check out their channels below

Brian, BKXC
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Alexander, The Singletrack Sampler
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That drill winch
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Building and Riding the Backyard Whale Tail

Building and Riding the Backyard Whale Tail

Note: This video was not filmed yesterday! We’re in isolation right now on Berm Peak. Nobody comes and goes except for the grocery store or doctor. To see how we’re passing the time, check out my instagram stories https://www.instagram.com/sethsbikehacks The whale tail has been in the works for a while, but I haven’t had the… Continue Reading

Building a “pecker log” jump and a new berm!

Building a “pecker log” jump and a new berm!

If you visit mountain bike parks, you know what the big version of this is called. Here, we’ll go with pecker log. This weekend I only had about a day and a half to knock out a build, so I hope you still find it interesting! Enjoy Check out my second channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOpP5PqrzODWpFU961acUbg Berm Peak… Continue Reading

Building & riding Berm Peak’s first wooden berm!

Building & riding Berm Peak’s first wooden berm!

Well, here’s to learning to do something new! This wooden mountain bike berm is the first ever on Berm Peak, and it was full of learning experiences. Next time it’ll look a little neater and go together smoother, but overall I think we built something very functional. So far this is one of my favorite… Continue Reading

Rebuilding my garage workshop for woodworking and tinkering

Rebuilding my garage workshop for woodworking and tinkering

You all called it. The ramps were a waste of space, and honestly I never really intended on leaving them permanently. We have plenty of dangerous stuff on Berm Peak. So today we re-use the ramp wood to build an even bigger shop! Next to the bay door there’s enough airflow to do woodworking, making… Continue Reading

Building a mountain bike jump over my driveway

Building a mountain bike jump over my driveway

So many people have suggested we do this, and all I had were excuses. In a 2 foot wide corridor where we had the right elevation profile, we attempted to get it done. Watch the video to find out if we made it all the way to the other side! Check out my second channel:… Continue Reading

Building a Gravel Forest Road with Rock Jumps!

Building a Gravel Forest Road with Rock Jumps!

BP-1 is the most trafficked stretch of trail on Berm Peak, as it connects the driveway to the trails themselves. Today we improve BP-1 with a durable gravel tread, smoother grade, and a progressive set of rock jumps. This could actually be considered a home improvement project! Check out Squatch Bikes in Brevard, NC https://www.squatchbikes.com/… Continue Reading