Lines by Michael Wier

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Just wanted to share a few photos of some lines. If i have a fun one i like to sometimes take a photo if i have my camera. These are some of my favorite places around where i grew up off HWY 88. Bro Bowl, Wier Bowl, Lost Lakes, Mini AK, 4th of July. Some are hike spots some are a perfect snow mo shuttle. Haven’t been able to ride as much this season as i usually do. Been busy being responsible and getting stuff done. Doesn’t mean i haven’t made it out for the best days. With limited time i head to my favorite lines and just try to ride them with precision. Been riding some of these lines for years.
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Most of our hills around this part of the Sierra’s are pretty short. You get a couple steep turns then a drop or shoot and run out. My favorite lines are the ones you can ride like a wave. Like the first shot: Air drop, set up turn, barrel (chute), Shoulder slash then exit. Nothing beast the feel of Lib-Tech’s skate banana in the pow and nothing keeps me more comfortable and dry then my Patagonia Rubicon Rider Jacket. Good times!!
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Also wanted to share this shot that Corey Rich took last season. He posted it on his blog because it won a photo contest. Corey was hanging out of the heli to get this angle.
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© Corey Rich / Aurora Photos
Hope everyone is doing well. Hope this gets you stoked to get away from the resorts, explore the backcountry and slash some turns.
Mikey

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