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post #31 of 71 (permalink) Old 03-15-2012, 07:41 PM
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Don't think he has tried selling it before, that might have been with me and Rob, but that was a big misunderstanding

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Strawberry and deer valley may be out of the picture. DOJ ruling today and rumors are that it may be closed for one year.

Antis did the whole process under the radar

If that's the case, maybe we can run eagle lakes and signal peak. Slightly out of the way but the view at signal is great


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For more info on the closures:
http://www.pirate4x4.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1055643

Signal Peak and Eagle Lakes doesn't appear to be too far away from the Rubicon. Definitely keep that as a cool down option.
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For more info on the closures:
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Signal Peak and Eagle Lakes doesn't appear to be too far away from the Rubicon. Definitely keep that as a cool down option.
It would prolly be a good two and a half hour drive between the two trails...The Rubicon is up highway 50 and Eagle Lakes is up 80.

And oh yeah, those closures are pretty much final...

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It would prolly be a good two and a half hour drive between the two trails...The Rubicon is up highway 50 and Eagle Lakes is up 80.

And oh yeah, those closures are pretty much final...

http://www.pirate4x4.com/forum/showp...40&postcount=1
We would be running these trails after the con, which would dump us out on the 89.

All this trail closure is some fucking bull shit! What's this they are saying about the "wetlands" on the con?


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We would be running these trails after the con, which would dump us out on the 89.

All this trail closure is some fucking bull shit! What's this they are saying about the "wetlands" on the con?





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Good call, completely forgot you would be on the Tahoe side.

And all the "wetland" bullshit sounds to me like they are lookin' for a reason to close down the 'con.

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Yep. My rig is not street friendly anymore. It does have current tags and ins if I have to drive it.

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Pismo was fun...once. I could care less if I ever go back there again (in the truck), especially not after freshly scratching up the armor.

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You'd have to drive it on the hwy at some point and time, unless you feel like running the trail back solo

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If Stampede is going on again at the same time, we might be able to swing that.
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You'd have to drive it on the hwy at some point and time, unless you feel like running the trail back solo

Id run to the springs and then back to loon with him if it boiled down to it change it up and make it harder

i probably wont be doin much wheeling after the con. So you all can go do whatever. Its going to be a straight slow shot home after it. And theres no road from my house to reno LMAO!!!

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It wont be a problem. I can cruise the hwy at 65. I used to do it before I had the trailer.

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Pismo was fun...once. I could care less if I ever go back there again (in the truck), especially not after freshly scratching up the armor.
Aside from dealing with Ranger Dickhead I had a blast at Pismo, it's just too damn far to make it worth the trip by itself. I'd definitely head down there again if anyone else is interested.

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Stampede is in mid-August this year..

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Aside from dealing with Ranger Dickhead and almost dropping my engine on the backside of a dune I had a blast at Pismo, it's just too damn far to make it worth the trip by itself. I'd definitely head down there again if anyone else is interested.

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Stampede is in mid-August this year..
Scratch that idea then.
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Cajon Pass? Lots of to get done .

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Hey guys, I'm new to the forum but am interested in going on this trip if there's room.
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Sounds a like a fun weekend project. Glad you are going to make it to the cleg/pilot/dish run
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The snow is melting off much faster and earlier this year than last. On one hand we won't have to worry about water levels, on the other it will be dusty...Any of you NorCal guys know if they will restrict camp fires due to the lack of precipitation this year?

More info on the trail conditions HERE

Side note. "The large historical Juniper on the high side of Little Sluice fell ".


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Side note. "The large historical Juniper on the high side of Little Sluice fell ".


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The snow is melting off much faster and earlier this year than last. On one hand we won't have to worry about water levels, on the other it will be dusty...Any of you NorCal guys know if they will restrict camp fires due to the lack of precipitation this year?

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More on that HERE
It's too early to say about fire restrictions. I think we may okay from all the late April rain we were getting up here.

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