King of the Road 2013: Birdhouse Blog 1
Dan Z meets up with the Birdhouse crew and hits the road.
Goodbye cool SF weather
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.
Had to set up an appropriate board
TM Jerome and filmmaker Mills drove the Birdhouse van
Everyone else flew
Pre-game party at Jaws'
Raybourn brought his plasma cutter, just in case
Next morning: wake up Aaron, time to hit the road
Spirits were high
Beautiful southwest 'scape
Clint enjoyed it
Fact: Jaws makes homemade juice from the prickly fruit seen here
Happened to pass by a swimming hole
How's she feel?
Anyone want a baptism?
Good ol' fashion fun before the week of torture
NIce form, MIlls
Who am I?
Is skate a slide going to be a challenge?
Prudent rock skating practice
Back on track to our first city, gonna be arriving with no time to spare
One minute to go
Embrace it, Clint
Here we go
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