Advertise on Bikeforums.net



User Tag List

Results 1 to 10 of 10

Thread: Trespasser

  1. #1
    In search of moar cowbell dminor's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Location
    The 509
    My Bikes
    1971 Suzuki TS125/ factory race kit/AHRMA-legal; 1969 Suzuki TS250/factory race kit; 1967 Suzuki K-15 Hillbilly Trail 80; 1977 Yamaha IT175; 1964 VanTech Scrambler racing frame
    Posts
    12,125
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Trespasser

    I have never been on or even seen it in person but this Whistler trail is legend. I'm not even sure I want to; I have a feeling it would be so humbling it would spoil the rest of my week. But I just found this vid and the camera work really gives you an appreciation for how steep-and-deep this sucker must be. Enjoy.

    Last edited by dminor; 06-29-11 at 11:17 AM.

  2. #2
    Fourth Degree Legend junkyard's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    American Gardens Building
    My Bikes
    2005 Kona Cinder Cone & 2010 Cannondale SuperSix
    Posts
    3,826
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I thought you were legend.
    Quote Originally Posted by dminor View Post
    The caveat with a strap-on, of course, is you will have to get creative with a couple of lock cables and an anchor point

  3. #3
    In search of moar cowbell dminor's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Location
    The 509
    My Bikes
    1971 Suzuki TS125/ factory race kit/AHRMA-legal; 1969 Suzuki TS250/factory race kit; 1967 Suzuki K-15 Hillbilly Trail 80; 1977 Yamaha IT175; 1964 VanTech Scrambler racing frame
    Posts
    12,125
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    My official title is Hack Without Portfolio.

  4. #4
    Fool O' crap sscyco's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2002
    Location
    spokane
    My Bikes
    Specialized Tricross, Allez steel, Transition, 2009 Bighit 3, Lightspeed Owl Hollow and Kitsuma - and a couple others
    Posts
    1,217
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I rode a trail outside of Nelson BC called the Dirt Diggler - not as many features as Trespasser- but horribly steep, incredibly fun and humbling.

  5. #5
    Senior Member YamiRider1316's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Paradise CA
    My Bikes
    13' Ragley Marley, 12' Pivot Firebird, 13' Pivot Point, 89' Bridgestone RB-1
    Posts
    442
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    and he was bombin it on a hardtail. Props to that guy.

  6. #6
    use your best eye kenhill3's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Olympia, Washington
    My Bikes
    '75 Bertin, '93 Parkpre Team 925, '04 Kona King Kikapu, '05 Bianchi Vigorelli
    Posts
    3,054
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Most definitely shows the incline. Gravity is a friend.

    Will be there in a month. Will NOT be riding Trespasser.
    "I tell you, We are here on earth to fart around, and don't let anybody tell you any different." - Kurt Vonnegut jr.

  7. #7
    In search of moar cowbell dminor's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Location
    The 509
    My Bikes
    1971 Suzuki TS125/ factory race kit/AHRMA-legal; 1969 Suzuki TS250/factory race kit; 1967 Suzuki K-15 Hillbilly Trail 80; 1977 Yamaha IT175; 1964 VanTech Scrambler racing frame
    Posts
    12,125
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by kenhill3 View Post
    Will be there in a month. Will NOT be riding Trespasser.
    If you want something en piste at WBP with plenty of steeps, go up and do Original Sin; or if you want a bit more pucker, In Deep. If you're going to be doing stuff outside the park, Ken, you owe it to yourself to ride Comfortably Numb.

  8. #8
    use your best eye kenhill3's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Olympia, Washington
    My Bikes
    '75 Bertin, '93 Parkpre Team 925, '04 Kona King Kikapu, '05 Bianchi Vigorelli
    Posts
    3,054
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Comfortably Numb is definitely on the ride queue. Anything that won't poke my eye out. ;-o
    "I tell you, We are here on earth to fart around, and don't let anybody tell you any different." - Kurt Vonnegut jr.

  9. #9
    In search of moar cowbell dminor's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Location
    The 509
    My Bikes
    1971 Suzuki TS125/ factory race kit/AHRMA-legal; 1969 Suzuki TS250/factory race kit; 1967 Suzuki K-15 Hillbilly Trail 80; 1977 Yamaha IT175; 1964 VanTech Scrambler racing frame
    Posts
    12,125
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)


    Be sure and do it from the north (Wedge Mtn parking lot) end. I rode (pushed?) it backwards to the top 2 years ago; will do it the 'right' direction next time. Seems like ol' Maelstrom told me once that Gargamel is a must-do too.

  10. #10
    Senior Member jboyd's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Southern Illinois
    My Bikes
    Giant "Rainier"
    Posts
    784
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Class V to me. God I am such a poser
    http://www.homeairdirect.com Hey! It's What I Do

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •