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Spring park

Nothing like some warm weather to make park riding rad.  This crew lapped all day.

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Birch Run Upper Half Rebuild

Things are looking good up here on the mountain with another fresh coating of snow. We rebuilt Birch Run early this week, making the top half more advanced. We put in two new sets of rails and a jump set … Continue reading

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Sunny December park action

We had a rare sunny December day today.  The park was riding really well.  Here’s a bit of action from the last day of 2016.  

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A new look for the Zone

We opened the Zone park the other day.  We took on a new concept with it.  This year we decided to go with a skate park like feel.  On the edges of the snow piles we have a few rails … Continue reading

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USASA Slopestyle coming up

We will be hosting a Slopestyle comp in Birch Run next weekend.  In preparation for the event, we will be making snow in the park for a second table top.  So if you see some rails moving around, don’t sweat … Continue reading

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Frontside 50/50

What’s a 50/50?  It’s when you hit a rail straight on and slide it straight. What makes it frontside?  It’s all in the approach.  For a snowboarder it means the rail was in front of me, or in this case … Continue reading

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180 Off

Hugh was hanging out in the Birch Run Terrain Park for a while to get some photos.  The soft snow made for sweet landings. If you are wondering about 180 off, it means to do a 180 coming off the … Continue reading

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Catching some air off the rail

  There were quite a few skiers and riders hitting the features, hiking, and then hitting them again. The soft snow made for nice landings off the rails.                    

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Birch Run Terrain Park Open!

Hey Park Riders, Birch Run is open!  It’s an early season set-up, perfect for starting out easy and getting that magic you had back from last season.  I took a run through today after checking out the new PARK S.M.A.R.T. … Continue reading

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New features

As I was driving past the Rail Barn I noticed our new wall ride, and rails were complete and outside.  What you are looking at is a wall-ride, battleship rail, banana rail, and a new box.  That there is some … Continue reading

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