Dad Christopher Evans explains: "The track starts on the deck of the house and has three high bank turns. [Of all the courses the family has built] This one is by far the most fun with its wide and high turns. I used a snow blower to start, but it also required a lot of shoveling, shaping and water to ice down the surface." That process sounds like more work than it took to build Sochi's hotels, much less its luge courses.
Despite a few crashes, the whole thing looks like entirely more fun than we've had all winter. Hats off to you, Evans family, for turning winter-storm lemons into winter-storm lemonade.