Whiskey Off Road

Into the Valley of Skulls – The Kona Endurance Team and The 2015 Whiskey Off Road

image1“Ah-ka-ma-nah” – valley of skulls – is the name the Yavapai (Apache) Native Americans have used for the past century or more to refer to the small river valley twelve miles west of Prescott, Arizona. Long ago, an enduring drought precipitated a battle for resources and retribution between members of the Yavapai and Pima tribes.  Centuries later, the small town of Skull Valley is the half-way point of a much more friendly battle amongst competitors of the Whiskey Off Road, a long distance mountain bike race. (more…)