UNDISCOVERED BUT YET NOT TOO FAR OUT OF THE WAY
CAPTURE THE ROMANCE OF AN OLD RUSTIC LODGE
LONGBOARD PIONEERS, FIRST DOWNHILL RACING
Come relive history with the 8th Annual Longboard Revival Series reenacted and sponsored by the Plumas Ski Club, established in 1957 by the descendants of the 1867 Alturas Snow Club, and the Gold Mountain Foundation
Come relive the spirit of the Lost Sierra, where gold miners and pioneers first began longboarding and downhill racing in the western hemisphere, at the eighth annual historic longboard revival races, at the newly renovated ski Gold Mountain located in Johnsville, CA, Plumas County, within the plumas Eureka State Park.
Descendants of the 1869 alturas Snowshoe club, the Plumas ski club established in 1951, and the Gold Mountain7 Foundation summons all able-bodied riders to don a pair of regulation longboards, 9 foot minimum length, and race to the finish line. Those faint of heart, not wanting to race are invited to be spectators for the day and encouraged to wear historic attire.
No cheatin or spittin wear historic attire, circa 1870's leather boots required for all racers authentic handmade Dope only. Dope is king. no modern waxes or fluorocarbons allowed dope available with registration from the dopemaster. regulation longboards, 9 foot minimum length, available With registration. racers must be of spittin age - 18 years or older trustworthy flask passin at the discretion of spectators and Participants ....... but not encouraged by the sponsors.
Entry Fees: $25.00 includes use of Ski Club's longboards & dope wax. $15.00 includes use of ski club's Dope wax only.
Alpine Skiing: Yes
Night Skiing: No
Terrain Park: Yes
Quarter or Half Pipe: No
Snowcat Skiing: No
Leash Required: No
Cross Country: No
Restricted Areas: No
Snow Tubing: Yes
Base Elevation: 5,500 feet (1,676 meters)
Summit Elevation: 6,200 feet (1,890 meters)
Vertical Drop: 675 feet (206 meters)
Skiable Area: 300 acres (121 hectares)
Annual Snowfall: 250 inches (635 cm)
Number of Lifts: 2
Types of Lifts: 2 poma lifts
Number of Trails: 20
Longest Run: 5,300 feet (1,615 meters)