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Old 10-30-2011, 12:06 PM   #1
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Oregon Dunes DBLCB LB Fun

I have friends in Florence and this year I got my OHV permit and took my truck out to the Dunes, granted, I didn't try to run the big dunes further inland but still had plenty of fun on the flats and on the sea wall dunes and the beach. Some of the ATV guys were looking at me like I was a nut running the sea wall sideways a 4500 rpm, turns out LB DBLCB is not really the best thing to run dunes as she's got a fat ass but it was a blast none the less.





Flew up the steep side of the sea wall dune and landed in this rut on the saddle, she was stuck and high sided, didn't want to get laughed at by the locals so ten minutes with a shovel got her out.



If it is possible to 'frolic' in the waves with a truck, i did it.




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You would have had a lot more fun going inland. The south jetty is by far the best place to hit the sand on the west coast.
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I'm surprised the Eco nuts let you even do that in your state.
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I go to florence every summer. Here are a few pics.



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What does that sign that says "stop" on it say?
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Old 10-31-2011, 10:27 PM   #6
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What does that sign that says "stop" on it say?
That's where ohv access is off limits. If it has a motor it cannot pass the sign. Basically theirs a boarder all around the south jetty to keep you in bounds and out of trouble.
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Oh cool, just wondering.
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Yeah, dunes sound fun. No rocks to destroy CV axles or body parts.
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Yeah, dunes sound fun. No rocks to destroy CV axles or body parts.
Sand will snap your CV's 100,000 time's easier then a little rock. Sand will fuck your diff's too. Rocks just put creases in bumpers and holes in oil pans.
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Florence is pretty fun...if you have a bike/quad. With a truck its so so because you can only stay in the open. Which sucks because most of the shoots are to small for a truck. Those are the funest thing to do.
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Bring a spare CV ($65 from Napa) and we can change it out on the trail in an hr...
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Sand will snap your CV's 100,000 time's easier then a little rock. Sand will fuck your diff's too. Rocks just put creases in bumpers and holes in oil pans.

Still no rocks though.


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Bring a spare CV ($65 from Napa) and we can change it out on the trail in an hr...
Only $65? I didn't realize they were so cheap.
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Yep, no rocks, and i did go inland but i didn't want to mess up anything too bad, I have airbags in the back and i didn't want to tear them up because i don't have the axles strapped. I didn't try the taller dunes, i felt that the snow tires i have weren't quite up to snuff and i did feel like airing down more than i already did. The flats were fun, not often you get to do 60 mph power slides in a truck. Overall, south jetty is a blast, i will be back!
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I'm surprised the Eco nuts let you even do that in your state.
Actually, Oregon is much more sensible than Cali, i know of no place in Cali where you can do this.
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Could you see over the scoop ?

or driving by braille ?
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Yeah, dunes sound fun. No rocks to destroy CV axles or body parts.
Actually Florence was the first place I snapped a CV. This was several years ago.



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