Analysing terrain data
The exposure grade describes the potential consequences of falling or slipping off the path.
Low Exposure: The path is on completely flat land and potential injury is limited to falling over.
Medium Exposure: The trail contains some obstacles such as outcroppings and rock which could cause injury.
High Exposure: Some trail sections have exposed ledges or steep ascents/descents where falling could cause serious injury.
Extreme Exposure: Some trail sections are extremely exposed where falling will almost certainly result in serious injury or death.
Dirt Merchant is the trail for fast and flowing big hits.
It's committing and highly consequential if you do not nail the lines.
Its key features include step ups, gaps, chunky table tops and even a large rock drop.
It could be described as A-Lines big brother, so be sure you are super comfortable on this first.