A few months ago Ian Morrison needed some training for beer league, so he called up none other than Steve Smith. Now, the tables have turned and Ian shows Steve the best of Whistler in preparation for Crankworx.
Director: Vello Virkhaus
Producer: Anastasia King Jaress
Lead TouchDesigner Artist: Peter Sistrom for "Lost & Found"
Animation: Emilio Sa for "Slowly"
Animation: Carlo Sa for "Machine Gun" "Bedtime Stories" and "Horsefish"
Animation: Dave Foss for "Nightswim"
TouchDesigner Artist: Bryant Place for "Surge" and "Dropped from the Sky"
Creative Director: Sam Gierasimczuk for “Piece of Paper” and “Go to 10”
Creative Director: Bradon Webb for “Journeyman”, “Wooden Toy” and “Kitty Cat”
3D Animation: Jody Evenson, Katrina Nelken, David Brodeur, Blake Cartwright, Dan Tiffany, Jimi Filipovski, Dave Pasciuto
Compositing: Tim Sepulveda, Erik Jensen, Chris Beers
Design Development: Derek Weglarz, Gareth Fewel, Aaron Edwards
Editor on "Goto 10": Daniel Ryan & Vello Virkhaus (VSL)
Programmer: Adam Berg
Producer: Brandy Olsen
Assistant Producer: Krissy Estrada
Executive Producer: Chad Hutson
Executive Creative Director: Jason White
Chief Scientist: Matt Daly
Like every other season, fall is pretty magical in the Colorado high country. By the end of summer, cool winds are already moving over the mountains and the peaks are getting dusted with snow. The aspens shed their leaves, covering the trails in red and gold, and morning frosts dampen the dry summer dirt. Add it all together, and it means several weeks of absolutely prime singletrack—sticky, colorful, and emptied of the summertime foot traffic. It was in search of those conditions that we headed into the mountains with our SB66s and a checklist of our favorite trails.