Getting Started on my Backyard Mountain Bike Trails

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  • Published on Sep 6, 2019
  • We've been doing lots of home renovation and improvement projects for the past few weeks, and it has all been in preparation for the main course: The backyard mountain bike trails! Today, we build the Berm Peak Express, a climbing trail that ends at the summit of my property.
    From there, we will build a trailhead, and all the routes that will descend from the top. Join me for a day of building, DIY, and lots of fun.
    Berm Peak Playlist bit.ly/2jXkMEq
    Berm Creek Playlist bit.ly/2lzA56O
    All music in this video is from share.epidemicsound.com/trQSg
    #DIY #mountainbiking
    Advertising disclosure: All of these videos contain products, logos, or mentions associated with Diamondback Bicycles, Box Components, and Slime Sealant. Whether or not the video itself was sponsored by any of these companies, they do support this channel, and by extension, every video on it.
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  • JVJakesta
    JVJakesta 10 hours ago

    You know this guy pays attention to detail when he has to re-lift the arrow sticker because it wasn't straight enough.

  • Mr smith
    Mr smith 16 hours ago

    No health and safety here from the u.k 😂😂

  • Proportionate D
    Proportionate D 2 days ago

    Crazy the work ethic you have man. You don't let shit stop you lol. I'll for sure make it a mission to come out and see this for myself.

  • Trayce H
    Trayce H 3 days ago

    I love your house

  • Jace Oliver
    Jace Oliver 5 days ago

    Flags

  • GFCMilitia2
    GFCMilitia2 5 days ago

    How many acres available for building?

  • Liberty Harbinger
    Liberty Harbinger 7 days ago

    7:52 idk why but something about that was funny

  • JACOB HERMAN
    JACOB HERMAN 8 days ago +1

    @seth - curious what machete you use, whether if its a cheap guy or a higher quality knife?

  • Danger Dane
    Danger Dane 8 days ago

    For marking trails you should try this app (Hunt stand) you can digitally mark trails and tells you what property is yours and what's not

  • Mr. Fongo
    Mr. Fongo 9 days ago

    2020 anyone

  • Bálint Szabó
    Bálint Szabó 12 days ago

    So in an effort to upgrade the $30 wheelbarrow, Seth actually got rid of the $30 wheelbarrow.

  • Bálint Szabó
    Bálint Szabó 12 days ago

    So in upgrading the $30 wheelbarrow so much, Seth actually got rid of the $30 wheelbarrow...

  • Jordan Sampson
    Jordan Sampson 18 days ago

    Who else thought the shovel cannon was real for a second 😂

  • Sagefire 666
    Sagefire 666 19 days ago

    I just love your ingenuity.

  • Jeremy Portnoy
    Jeremy Portnoy 19 days ago

    String lines. Way better than paint.

  • Mr Max 27
    Mr Max 27 22 days ago

    With the small sticks you used a machete I used a golf club I found

  • Foop Nibba
    Foop Nibba 22 days ago

    I need one of his rakes. He doesn’t miss a leag

  • Umar Sulthan
    Umar Sulthan 23 days ago

    too much ads man !!

  • Young GB
    Young GB 28 days ago

    Me after getting home from a long day 7:54

  • Kalen Young
    Kalen Young Month ago

    Paint designed for grass... is green? 🤣

  • ZT Super22335566
    ZT Super22335566 Month ago

    You shoild make the qheel barral able to attach to your bike

  • Cara Chow
    Cara Chow Month ago

    You can mark future trails with pieces of wood with bright colors of spray paint on the end that is facing up. Also you can use different colors of spray paint for each trail

  • BettingChain264 On mixer

    Use string instead of using paint on trees

  • John Sumner
    John Sumner Month ago

    We mark our trails with survey flags before we build. It works well!

  • scooby Newman
    scooby Newman Month ago

    Use stakes u can make them yourself

  • the boy jdh
    the boy jdh Month ago

    Eny one in 2020

  • MAX DE DINO
    MAX DE DINO Month ago

    Drama is cute

  • Jok Ing
    Jok Ing Month ago

    I believe the dog wants a mountain bike

  • 中村康浩
    中村康浩 Month ago

    マウンテンバイカーの天国そのもの

  • Thomas Baker
    Thomas Baker Month ago

    I can handle ads
    I can handle buffer
    But when ads buffer

    I suffer

  • 2ndHandRyan
    2ndHandRyan Month ago

    Drama is such a champ

  • Hailster 123
    Hailster 123 Month ago

    rip trail hazer

  • Raineri
    Raineri Month ago

    Fiskars from Finland

  • Charlie Schneider
    Charlie Schneider Month ago

    You should modify the enduro barrow by swapping its wheel for a fat bike wheel so it is more stable

  • BikeLife125
    BikeLife125 Month ago

    Put colored flags into the ground to mark the trail or if that’s to expensive cut some wood plant that into the ground then paint it

  • Christopher Fritz
    Christopher Fritz Month ago

    Nice to see Scandinavian forestry practices are being applied to the trail.

  • Landooo
    Landooo Month ago

    Are these public trails ?

  • MC Faria
    MC Faria Month ago

    Seth has garage 4 three cars and leaves the car outside😂

  • Lewis  Backholer
    Lewis Backholer Month ago

    Make a bike trailer

  • Lucas Paul .B
    Lucas Paul .B Month ago

    You should post twice each week and do a riding video on bream peak

  • Clay Guinard
    Clay Guinard 2 months ago

    Where exactly is this

  • Hayden G
    Hayden G 2 months ago

    this is the day that IT chapter 2 came out!

  • Eleazar’s 009
    Eleazar’s 009 2 months ago

    👍👍👍

  • Jayden Lawrence
    Jayden Lawrence 2 months ago +1

    *team trees has left the chat*

  • TradeCancel Parkour
    TradeCancel Parkour 2 months ago

    Who is that guy that failed to get over the log

  • Rukhsana Begam
    Rukhsana Begam 2 months ago

    10.03 he looks like he is in berm creek before the making of the roller double

  • Cold keeper knives
    Cold keeper knives 2 months ago +1

    Is berm Creek open for anyone to go to or is it for you and your family and friends? and you made me get in to bike and I love the especially the Diamondback brands.

  • Abis 97
    Abis 97 2 months ago

    Do a house tour

  • william taylor
    william taylor 2 months ago

    use string

  • Shane Dugan
    Shane Dugan 2 months ago

    Get a mini bike or a cheap gp kart u can do burn ougs kick up dirt like I had a mini bike to make a burm for bmx bike i took mini bike steped off it turn it let it spin plus u can put a trailer on mini bike dash go kart with bike tires and u can really get deep ruts with mini bike or go kart both cheap

  • 1-up Studios
    1-up Studios 2 months ago

    Your property is amazing with al those rhododendrons it’s probably beautiful in the spring

  • Honey badger05
    Honey badger05 3 months ago

    If he gave that saw to me there would be nothing left

  • kmancrx
    kmancrx 3 months ago

    Seth thanks for the vids. I'm here in NC too, Winston. I'm going to be moving to a house with 6 acres almost all wooded. How many acres do you have and how much trail are you going to have (lengthwise). Just trying to gauge it for my own trails.
    Thanks

  • stubbk3
    stubbk3 3 months ago

    ok im late but two minutes in,,,, you need a chain saw ,, edit ,, i still think you need a chain saw..

  • NPC #2056765
    NPC #2056765 3 months ago

    A true RIP to berm creek

  • Exo
    Exo 3 months ago +1

    Hey Seth!
    I was sondering where you’re able to buy trail signs?

  • JonDolo
    JonDolo 3 months ago

    Include your roof as a ramp

  • Alfie West
    Alfie West 3 months ago

    Mum won’t let me get a mountain bike as it’s to expensive any suggestions

  • Positively Negative
    Positively Negative 3 months ago +1

    Just cut up a red or orange cotton t-shirt for marking the trail. That should probably decompose nicely

  • The Moose
    The Moose 3 months ago

    When I work on my trail I use a gater to get to the spot I am working on