Sometimes you win some, sometimes you lose some. And sometimes you scorpion so hard your scorpion tail is so nasty you could take down a yeti with it!
How backflips generally go on the first few hucks. You're either going to crush the back of your head on the booter, or crush the front of your face 30 ft down the hill.
Tuckerman Ravine is nasty af, and it knows it. Year after year East coasters come back to Tucks, many having their eyes opened to some of the best tomahawking scenes in the industry.