Building and Riding the Backyard "Flight Deck"

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  • Published on Sep 13, 2019
  • Nothing says "home improvement" like building a mountain bike park in your yard. Today, we build an elevated roll-in deck at the summit of Berm Peak. I'm calling it, "The Flight Deck". In the future, we could build drops, bridges, or any number of features off the flight deck. This was a pretty big build for one amateur carpenter to do in a weekend, so I sure learned a lot on this one. Enjoy!
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  • CTT_007 Gaming
    CTT_007 Gaming 7 hours ago

    What breathing mask are you using

  • l3lue OwO
    l3lue OwO 7 hours ago

    Bruh I’mma bring a belt sander to class to sharpen my pencil now.

  • quinnatr39
    quinnatr39 Day ago

    Love seeing that clip of Boogieman when talking about wood varieties. A top 5 trail for me.

  • Will Kuhn
    Will Kuhn 4 days ago

    Nice Pencil Sharpener! XD

  • rekamniar
    rekamniar 4 days ago

    How bout build a gondola to the next tool shop

  • Anthony Clore
    Anthony Clore 4 days ago +1

    He is soo smart and he inspired me to make a big trail in my Woods

  • Marc’s Fx
    Marc’s Fx 5 days ago

    Not telling you how to suck eggs but, safety sake turn those rakes inwards, so easy to walk along there and cut your head etc.....great trail and great woodworking skills. Very impressed 👍🏼🏆😊

  • Derrick Rides
    Derrick Rides 8 days ago

    Your woodworking is getting better and better all the time. Keep up the good work.

  • Nick Dinh
    Nick Dinh 9 days ago

    I was actually so worried he was somehow going to get injured again.

  • Sigurd Tangstad Holand
    Sigurd Tangstad Holand 10 days ago +1

    Thanks for the panecakes bro!

  • Dmetal#1
    Dmetal#1 10 days ago

    Wood structures can get pricey. My in-laws were getting rid of there deck so I removed it from there house and reinstalled at my house. I had alot to work with so i overkilled on the support and made a walkway to it. Lot of work but it was free!

  • Biking off A cliff
    Biking off A cliff 10 days ago

    you should build a little cabin under the flight deck

  • harrison corey
    harrison corey 10 days ago

    Put walls and a watertight ceiling underneath it, run some electrical and you got the perfect spot to store power tools, bikes, and anything else!

  • Logan Johnston
    Logan Johnston 11 days ago

    Seth, what do u edit with?

  • BJC T
    BJC T 13 days ago

    Ryobi needs to sponsor him

  • TheVanillaLemon
    TheVanillaLemon 15 days ago

    May I ask what cameras you use?

  • Cayleb Roberts
    Cayleb Roberts 15 days ago +1

    Wat music u like seth g

  • Kirk
    Kirk 16 days ago

    Thanks for the pancakes bro

  • callum ashdown
    callum ashdown 17 days ago +1

    make it a shed under the deck for storage

  • Harry wang
    Harry wang 17 days ago

    please post more videos soon

  • Henry Brien
    Henry Brien 17 days ago +1

    pause the video at 8:42 exactly and it says "thanks for the pancakes bro" in the bottom left, lllmmmaaaooo

  • Max Gomez-Wright
    Max Gomez-Wright 17 days ago

    I really like your vids thx for the content

  • Aaron Fairchild
    Aaron Fairchild 18 days ago

    Pancakes are always a solid choice

  • Alexis Marrero
    Alexis Marrero 19 days ago

    I would consider installing a rain collection barrel for cleaning tools and other stuff...

  • Downhill Time
    Downhill Time 19 days ago

    That looks soooo awesome 10/10 points!

  • Devon Dart
    Devon Dart 21 day ago

    Ryobi should sponsor u

  • hotdawgsz
    hotdawgsz 21 day ago

    8:42 anyone else notice the subtle text at the bottom of the screen? "thanks for the pancakes, bro"

    • Evan Wells
      Evan Wells 16 days ago

      Yeah i saw that too. Had to back up and shift into granny playback speed to find it. 👍

  • Lukas loves Sushi21
    Lukas loves Sushi21 22 days ago

    I love watching your build videos keep it up

  • D̶ʝ Na̶i̶
    D̶ʝ Na̶i̶ 22 days ago

    Is berm peak public

  • Michael Keller
    Michael Keller 22 days ago

    "And this is crucial, since I don't know what I'm doing..." - ha ha ha. and that's the exact reason to do it... for the experience! :)

  • Colby Bogolin
    Colby Bogolin 22 days ago

    His videos inspire me to do stuff like this. Except i build a platform out of rotten 2x4's and attempt to drop off of it on my walmart mountain bike. And eat absolute sh*t.

  • Y’allNeed JESUS!!!!
    Y’allNeed JESUS!!!! 23 days ago

    He said at the summit of berm beak at 0:12

  • Carson Morris
    Carson Morris 23 days ago +2

    Cut 1" slits down the pipes on the tool rack so you can pull them straight out instead of having to shimmy them up and out

  • ThomasTheNord
    ThomasTheNord 23 days ago

    This could easily be an ad for Ryobi

  • dodge challenger
    dodge challenger 24 days ago

    You should dig down abit under the flight deck then concrete it and make it a place for eating

  • J4c03
    J4c03 24 days ago

    Just plant some cedar trees , then boom 100 years later you have free wood for building trail features!

  • WCE Crash
    WCE Crash 24 days ago +1

    thanks for the pancakes

  • Kikben Brothers
    Kikben Brothers 24 days ago +1

    You should have a barbecue under the Flight Deck

    • Lukas loves Sushi21
      Lukas loves Sushi21 22 days ago

      Kikben Brothers that would probably burn the flight deck but good idea

  • Matt Mooney
    Matt Mooney 24 days ago

    did this man just sharpen a pencil with a belt sander

  • Mosxidi Gaming
    Mosxidi Gaming 24 days ago +1

    Every time i watch a seth's video,i feel like i am watching a movie

  • David Dodson
    David Dodson 24 days ago

    Can't wait to see how Berm Prak comes out.

  • gerekappo
    gerekappo 25 days ago

    Crazy beautiful!!!

  • Jozef Kiss
    Jozef Kiss 26 days ago

    Very nice job.... like all time.... :)

  • Matthew Mahoney
    Matthew Mahoney 26 days ago

    I think u should put lights on a trail for night riding. Run an electrical conduit out there for a bunch of stuff.

  • Edward Hudson
    Edward Hudson 26 days ago

    thanks for the pancakes bro

  • Max Campbell
    Max Campbell 26 days ago

    What about like a big pully system? for wood

  • Alec nolastname
    Alec nolastname 26 days ago

    Definitely could setup a rest area under the launch deck.

  • David wazthatme Stegall

    Could use some grip tape like on skate boards or what ever they call it for long boards thats more like salt rock.

  • Don-Michael
    Don-Michael 26 days ago

    Need content. Need content now. Not sure I can wait any longer. The water is rising. There doesn't seem to be a way out. I am going to drown in the misery of waiting for another video. Arghghghghgh.........

  • Jack Bunyan
    Jack Bunyan 26 days ago

    You need a quad bike with trailer to haul stuff up

  • dan j oconnor
    dan j oconnor 26 days ago

    When are you going to build a wall-ride on Berm Peak?

  • Zacharias Starlid
    Zacharias Starlid 26 days ago

    You are so good at making videos!

  • Nope Nope
    Nope Nope 26 days ago

    Can someone recommend me a hardtail frame for 27,5 tires, size XL because my frame is way to long, if someone's interested I'm driving a Bulls Copperhead 3

  • No Front Brakes
    No Front Brakes 26 days ago +1

    I'm always amazed at your ability to make things you build look super professional. If I had $10 for every time I had to reverse my drill and take out a screw...

  • Mani Khatri
    Mani Khatri 26 days ago

    Hey iam very poor and my family doesn't allow me to ride cycile decause iwas trying to awheeli could you send your bike and I always see your vedio pls send innepal Pokhara kahun😔💝💝💝💝

  • Nobo
    Nobo 27 days ago

    Seth is this bike good Dispatch 9 80 Acera 18 ??

  • Omer Vana
    Omer Vana 27 days ago

    You should build a place to seat (benches / table and stuff) under the ramp!

  • Jeremy Bryant
    Jeremy Bryant 27 days ago

    you are such a good builder i wish you could build something in my backyard can you post another video tomorrow i cant wait

  • Super Harrison Vlogs
    Super Harrison Vlogs 27 days ago

    You should turn it into a step on step off

  • Emilio Guzman
    Emilio Guzman 27 days ago

    Once again get a nail gun it will make it faster