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Lush Forests and Endless Trails Make the Pacific Northwest a Mountain Biker’s Dream

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The Pacific Northwest is the perfect place for mountain bikers: endless logging roads, dense brush, and a constant supply of moisture. In episode two of Subsistence, a series from Fat Tire and Flylow featuring mountain bikers Cody Wilkins and Myles Trainer, the crew explores the region. Wilkins, who is also a trail builder, says he likes to create routes with elements that “might not be offered in the area” to give riders a new challenge.

This episode was directed by Ben Dann and produced by Wilkins and Alex Chey, with photography by Charlie Stemens.