Photos by Devon Balet

California is one big chunk of terra firma–something which the 2013 Heavy Pedal Tour knows only too well. After a seemingly endless drive south from Lake Tahoe, the crew hit Mammoth Mountain–southern California’s biggest bike park. Mammoth had its peak in the mid to late `90s and then things went quiet for awhile. That, however, is something the resort hopes to change–as evidenced by the rash of new trails they’ve put on the mountain in the hopes of luring riders. Here’s a glimpse of the goods.