King of the Road 2013: Birdhouse Blog 1


Dan Z meets up with the Birdhouse crew and hits the road.


KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc3964_DZ
Goodbye cool SF weather

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc3968_DZ
Two years ago, on my way to my first KOTR starting in El Paso, there were massive fires in central Texas. Here's what the atmosphere looked like while passing central California's 80 millions dollar Rim Fire this time.

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc3971_DZ
Had to set up an appropriate board

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc3972_DZ
TM Jerome and filmmaker Mills drove the Birdhouse van

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc3974_DZ
Everyone else flew

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc3977_DZ
Pre-game party at Jaws'

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc3978_DZ
Raybourn brought his plasma cutter, just in case

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc3985_DZ
Next morning: wake up Aaron, time to hit the road

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc3993_DZ
Spirits were high

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc3995_DZ
Beautiful southwest 'scape

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc4006_DZ
Clint enjoyed it

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc4010_DZ
Fact: Jaws makes homemade juice from the prickly fruit seen here

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc4018_DZ
Happened to pass by a swimming hole

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc4020_DZ
How's she feel?

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc4028_DZ
Anyone want a baptism?

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc4030_DZ
Good ol' fashion fun before the week of torture

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc4034_DZ
NIce form, MIlls

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc4052_DZ
Who am I?

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc4056_DZ
Is skate a slide going to be a challenge?

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc4065_DZ
Prudent rock skating practice

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc4080_DZ
Back on track to our first city, gonna be arriving with no time to spare

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc4083_DZ
One minute to go

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc6390_DZ
Embrace it, Clint

KOTR13Birdhouse1 _dsc6397_DZ
Here we go

  • King of the Road Season 2: Jaws Gives a Home Tour

    King of the Road Season 2: Jaws Gives a Home Tour
    A special look at Jaws, the most experienced KING OF THE ROAD competitor in this deleted scene from season 2 on Viceland.
  • Burnout: Kyle Walker Day

    Burnout: Kyle Walker Day
    Oklahoma City honored their favorite son by naming July 21, 2017 "Kyle Walker Day," just in time for the Scorchin' Summer tour to pull into town. G Herbo was there too!
  • CCS' "Total Disaster" Video

    CCS' "Total Disaster" Video
    When the CCS team rolls up, no tranny is safe! And although there are plenty of actual disasters in this vid, it's mostly filled with triumphant successes—catching air will never go out of style.
  • Watch King Of The Road Season 1 For Free

    Watch King Of The Road Season 1 For Free
    Catch up on the trainwreck which was last year's KOTR (U.S. only) before the big Season 2 premier June 8th on Viceland. Spoiler alert: the toilet didn't make it. 
  • Mind of Marius: Hawaii

    Mind of Marius: Hawaii
    Marius lands in the middle of paradise on a WeedMaps trip with the likes of Boo, Braydon, T-Gunz, and Jaws. Good squad, good times, great vibes.