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High Ground Terrain Park, NC

Posted: Mon Jun 08, 2009 6:55 pm
by DirtBlogger
Thanks to Ground Industries, Hillbilly Dirtgear, Beech Mountain Resort in North Carolina and riders like you, our brothers-in-dirt on the East Coast(US) now have a new playground to hone in their skills as well as new venue to host events and competitions.

When all is said and done more than 80 loads of dirt will have been hauled up the hill using quad-axle dumptrucks in order to complete this mountainboarders paradise. Park features are said to include a large true table, bridge with two downrails, medium hip/berm combo, small c-wall , large straight-walled 25ft wall ride, large slight step-up, and three other features.

The park is coming along nicely according to our sources but are holding out on releasing more photos until the track is completely finished.


The Grand Opening is scheduled for the last weekend of june, so start making your arrangements to be there. This reporter suggest that even if you cant make the grand opening to mark your calendars today and make plans to show up for the official event sponsored by Ground Industries on September 5th and 6th, more details to come.

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<a href="http://viewmorepics.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=viewImage&friendID=472716908&albumID=392020&imageID=5083124"><img src="http://hotlink.myspacecdn.com/images02/96/e20453eef09f40e19a26bd2a52aa2560/m.jpg" alt="" /></a>


<a href="http://viewmorepics.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=viewImage&friendID=472716908&albumID=392020&imageID=1631054"><img src="http://hotlink.myspacecdn.com/images02/102/40117659c9754e57a9cdbfee1944b9ff/m.jpg" alt="...time to get dirty !" /></a>


<a href="http://viewmorepics.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=viewImage&friendID=472716908&albumID=392020&imageID=4445412"><img src="http://hotlink.myspacecdn.com/images02/66/d90c0d5bd4824ac893e278bb2defaaaa/m.gif" alt="A BIG THANKS T0 BEECH MOUNTAIN !" /></a>

<a href="http://viewmorepics.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=viewImage&friendID=472716908&albumID=392020&imageID=4445448"><img src="http://hotlink.myspacecdn.com/images02/69/229a380bf38042faafd7261af662b7e7/m.jpg" alt="DU STIXS beech mtn summer terrain park... before construction.." /></a>

Live resort cam:http://www.skibeech.com/cam.html

Du Stix's myspace page:http://www.myspace.com/beechdirt

Posted: Mon Jun 08, 2009 10:37 pm
by McCarver
Reminds me of a scaled down version of the Redbull dreamcourse posted HERE, way stoked to see something besides the standard boardercross/bigair format being created specifically with muontainboarding in mind on this side of the pond.

Posted: Sat Jun 27, 2009 9:11 am
by McCarver
Some new pics courtesy of Brian Southard/Hillbilly Dirtgear

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Posted: Sat Jun 27, 2009 9:20 am
by McCarver
I hear that our buddy Parker Bomar will be bombing the park up in NC today. Cant wait to see some pics and vids bro.

Posted: Thu Jul 09, 2009 9:59 am
by McCarver
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Posted: Thu Jul 09, 2009 12:43 pm
by McCarver
Some pictures on loan from Mitchell Bryant's personal collection.

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Posted: Fri Jul 17, 2009 9:19 am
by McCarver
<a href="http://vids.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=vids.individual&videoid=60582527">TRIPLE CROWN AT BEECH MTN.</a>
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Posted: Tue Jul 19, 2011 1:55 pm
by buggley
what are the pricezs and where in nc is it?

Posted: Tue Jul 19, 2011 4:33 pm
by DirtDave
its in the town of Banner Elk (near Boone) the only way to ride now is probably to poach it

Posted: Wed Jul 20, 2011 4:44 am
by buggley
is it not open any more?

Posted: Wed Jul 20, 2011 7:35 am
by buggley
highground is closed and mostly down. i talked with some one from marketing and she said that it wont open till the mt bike coarse is done and still she doesnt know then