Now Playing:


Oregon Field Guide


Painful, thrilling, crazy — these are just some of the terms freeriders themselves use to describe their sport. Freeriding is a new twist on a style of mountain biking that originated in Canada where ramps and logs were laid so bikers could avoid muddy forest trails. Join a group of these daring thrill seekers in the Oregon forests as they negotiate trails over four-inch logs, high platforms and bone-rattling jumps.

More Oregon Field Guide

Vaux's Swift Chimneys

OPB | Nov. 17, 2016

Blue Mountain Wildlife

OPB | Nov. 17, 2016

Mountain Goat Survey

OPB | Nov. 17, 2016

Tractor Museum

OPB | Nov. 10, 2016

More OPB

Follow Oregon Field Guide

Send Oregon Field Guide A Message

Part of Episode

Pronghorn Antelope; Freeriding; Kayak Surfing (1705)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #1705
Original Broadcast: July 19, 2007