The climb up was pretty brutal, but went surprisingly fast. Not to much pain. There was a little cloud cover in the morning, so it felt a little humid. Any excuse to explain why I was sweating.
Pretty amazing trail though, both because of the the views and technical skills it requires.
Steep pitches, big time exposed ledges, loose rocks the come outta no where, and wicked switchbacks.
Superstition and Poiboy ruled the day with their downhill skills, those dudes can ride.
I actually had two over-the-handlebar crashes, that left me riding away, saying "how'd that happen???". It's not like I wasn't nailing sections fifty times more technical, compared to what was putting me down on these OTBs.
Anycow, here's a vid of the day: