I won't burden our readership with tales of the Up the Creek 200K permanent from yesterday (into this morning, technically). Our readership is more about going down the creek than up, after all. So here's the story of a descent in pictures. To put this in perspective, let me add (1) zero cars or bikes on the road. Zero. (2) perfect pavement. Flawless. And clean. (3) banked curves. Like a velodrome.