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Challenging Trails

Discussion in 'Pioneer Takeover' started by BeerMonkey, Jan 12, 2018 at 10:14 AM.

  1. BeerMonkey

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    i thought i saw some talk that people would be interested in more challenging/technical trails for one of the rides during the takeover. Anyone have any information on where or what trails etc?
     
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  2. ohanacreek

    ohanacreek He makes it I'm going(flip/crash)guess thats a NO
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    If anyone has a route ( @Windrock1000 @JACKAL ) I will be glad to lead a ride.
     
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    LandPioneer Well-Known Member
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    I had fun on that really steep hill we went up last time at RRB. You know the one where you have to turn your wheels toward a big drop off to get around that tree :oops: We've rode over on the PCB side multiple times, not sure how we never saw that part until this past time Lol.
     
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  4. joeymt33

    joeymt33 I need extra wheels on the side!
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    Oh yeah, we will find some with a little challenge.

    Try the creek ride with the hill climb up the mo rain afterward. It claimed an a-arm and skid plates last time.

    Or for a good challenge try going UP widow maker.
     
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  5. Plumber32

    Plumber32 Aint living long like this.
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    Im all for up it! Maybe go down and up that trail? Saturday might be a good day for doing the tough stuff incase someone really screws up a machine they dont ruin the whole weekend.
     
  6. Ragnar406

    Ragnar406 The Great Bald One
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    I kind of want to ride Dragons Back and Widow maker again ..... in the daylight this time
     
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  7. Windrock1000

    Windrock1000 Move out of the way! I'm lost?
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    I’m good to go anywhere the group wants to go.
     
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  8. JACKAL

    JACKAL Adapt-O-Fit Hillbilly Engineering Parts Breaker
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    How many batteries and feet of winch line do you have? ;) Just follow these next 30 or so posts discussing Devils Elbow........
    RRB to WINDROCK Overland Adventure 2017! - Public Thread.

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    #8 JACKAL, Jan 12, 2018 at 7:32 PM
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  10. Ragnar406

    Ragnar406 The Great Bald One
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    I have plenty of batteries and memory sticks to film. In fact I bet we can pool 4 or 5 Garmens vib together and have them all synced from multiple angles - be like the matrix movies :D
     
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  11. Neohio

    Neohio Welcome commitee
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    I think a master virb can run 10.
    I am bringing 2 of my cameras.
     
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  12. Plumber32

    Plumber32 Aint living long like this.
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    Plumber32 Aint living long like this.
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    Yeah picture in no way does it justice. Right before this. X3-4 and razr 4 couldn't make it. We aint got a prayer. Long wheelbase is good sometimes
     
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    My preferred line would be to right or left of that picture ! :) :) :)
     
  15. Plumber32

    Plumber32 Aint living long like this.
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    I like drinking beer at the bottom and giving false hope!
     
  16. JTW

    JTW midget wrestler
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    Lol.. nope. Only left option is going back down the trail you came up
     
  17. Plumber32

    Plumber32 Aint living long like this.
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    Or is it? I know a guy
     
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  18. elkaholic

    elkaholic Illegitimi non carborundum
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    I have gone up that once ...


    On a Canned Ham 800 cc ATV



    In February 2006 right after Coal Creek opened that trail segment (really opened for a core drilling rig) .....


    Those ledges were only about 6” tall at that time and all Coal Creek had done was run a dozer down hill once and it was not packed down or stabilized yet. It must have been open less than a week as I laid down first tracks. Did I mention it was wet and muddy? Barely made it up and I was letting the horses eat.

    I’ll pull cable to go up that or go an alternate route to get to the same point now. It won’t hurt my feelings to miss a couple hundred feet of trail. Photos do not capture how ugly that section is (and maybe my mind is stuck on getting a Jeep sized vehicle up that) ....


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    #18 elkaholic, Jan 13, 2018 at 8:26 AM
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    I been riding White Rock since the late 70's, trails have deteriorated badly, off road use has really caught on. I keep reminding myself to tread lightly when I can.
     
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    JTW midget wrestler
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    You won’t get up it if it’s the same as it was when we were there.. maaaaybe if you did a lot of winching and didn’t care to tear up some s***. It was just too far gone.
     

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