Home: Crosby, MN
Occupation: Joel is a real estate agent and the Cuyuna Trail Maintenance Director, Kathy is a real estate transaction coordinator.
Seen: Snowshoeing and fatbiking at Sagamore Mine Lake, Cuyuna Lakes State Recreation Area. Part of Joel's job as the Trail Maintenance Director is to walk the trails on a regular basis. His crew, the 'Snow Zombies', groom the trails by walking them with snow shoes.
Gear: Surly Moonlander, Salsa Mukluk, and Tubbs snowshoes.
What do you like about the Cuyuna trails: The hills, the scenery, and flying down that sweet 20-inch snowy singletrack. In the summer we always wear a swimsuit so we can stop off at one of the many pit lakes.
Best Ride: Sandhog at Cuyuna, which was named best mountain bike trail in the nation by IMBA, the International Mountain Bicycling Association.
Trail Treat: Beer, chocolate milk, and whatever we can find to eat after a long day out.
With $1000 we would: Buy our daughter Mikaela a better mountain bike for summer riding.