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Old School - Chromag's Friday Rides in Whistler
Aug 9, 2015 at 8:55
The Chromag Friday ride has been a Whistler tradition for the last fifteen years. The premise is simple: meet up at the ride host's house, have breakfast, and go ride.
The crew consists of Chromag staff and good friends. Most ride Chromag hardtails, but full suspension bikes are excepted.
This week's ride location was the No Flow Zone trails in Whistler's Emerald estates. The trails in Emerald are punchy and rocky...classic, old-school Whistler.
Mitch Forbes airs into the Anal Intruder trail.
Steve Mitchell and Ian Ritz smash through a rock garden on No Girlie Man.
Mitch Forbes and Steve Mitchell on one of the only smoothish sections of trail in Emerald.
Top out on No Girlie man.
Apres ride beer, bro down.
Clockwise from top left: Steve Mitchell, Ian Ritz, Eric Crow, Sean Dinwoodie, Mitch Forbes and Mike Jones.
Not completely satisfied with the day's ride, it was decided that Mitch Forbes, Steve Mitchell, and myself would hike up to the Khyber pass trail just down from Whistler peak, to catch the sunset.
Steve Mitchell dropping into the Khyber pass trail... Whistler's oldest high alpine trail. This trail was here long before the bike park.
What a day!
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(Aug 10, 2015 at 7:14)
when mountain biking was mountain biking
(Aug 10, 2015 at 16:09)
still can be! hardtailin' it!!!
(Aug 10, 2015 at 6:07)
This sounds like a rad time on the bike.
(Aug 10, 2015 at 6:06)
I love watching Pic´s from Margus Riga! He´s an awesome Photographer!
(Aug 10, 2015 at 6:30)
I am so very jealous.
(Aug 10, 2015 at 6:36)
chromag fan for life.
(Aug 10, 2015 at 7:38)
I want some more up close pictures of the hardtails in action!
(Aug 10, 2015 at 16:10)
(Aug 10, 2015 at 12:26)
All of this. So good.
(Aug 10, 2015 at 8:01)
PODS for Margus, thumbs up man. Your photos remind me the reason to keep my hardtail
(Aug 10, 2015 at 17:54)
Excepted or accepted?
(Aug 11, 2015 at 16:16)
Pictures were amazing, this is mountain biking right here
(Aug 10, 2015 at 8:05)
Awesome photos. Great job guys.
(Aug 10, 2015 at 9:59)
great pics, looks like a wicked time. that will be me and my mates this coming weekend. No line ups just rad trails
(Aug 10, 2015 at 18:47)
I am so happy with my Rootdown
(Aug 10, 2015 at 10:34)
(Aug 10, 2015 at 17:32)
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