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2013 Road Trip to Moab meet...

Discussion in 'North East' started by HomerTaco, Oct 25, 2012.

  1. Oct 25, 2012 at 8:06 PM
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    HomerTaco

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    I'm going... :cool:

    Any other locals want to keep up with me & do a cross country trip?

    I plan to swing through Texas to meet up with a few folks on the way out or back...

    Figured I'd put it out there to see what interest there was. :D

    Update:
    I will be leaving Pa. on the 24th of May. Headed to Houston Texas then out to Moab.

    As of now PSU TAco85 and sander1036 are coming along with me.
     
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  2. Oct 26, 2012 at 3:07 AM
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  3. Oct 26, 2012 at 4:21 AM
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    I wish it was that easy. I would have to until the kids get a little older before I could make a trip like that. But it is definitely on my bucket list.:)
     
  4. Oct 26, 2012 at 7:26 AM
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    Craig are there any dates set yet? I really want to go to Moab this year. I will be on a very limited time frame though so I might have to just meet you out there. I won't have more than a week. Google maps says 34 hours from my house, so I figure 2 long days driving out, 2 long days driving home, and unfortunately only 3 days there. I'd like to make the most of it and see Zion np, arches np, and anything else nearby. I guess maybe only wheel some moderate trails 1 day
     
  5. Oct 26, 2012 at 11:00 AM
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    Dates are may 29th to June 2nd.

    I also cant drive out to utah without at leas visiting Zion.

    Plenty of time to plan things.

    I really want to visit some of the guys in Texas either on he way out or back.

    It is certainly a commitment so I figured starting to plan now would be a good idea.:cool:
     
  6. Oct 26, 2012 at 1:16 PM
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    Yea I found nyco's thread. Arches national park is apparently like 10 minutes from Moab, Bryce Canyon and Zion are apparently like 6 hours from Moab, closer to the Grand Canyon. I'm thinking drive out Friday night and be in Denver Sunday, get some rest and then check out Denver night life, then Rocky Mountain national park Monday, start driving to Moab Tuesday and maybe do some wheeling in the Rockies, then be in Moab Wednesday, Thursday, start the drive home Friday afternoon or Saturday morning. Call out of work Monday morning if absolutely necessary, but should be good with just a week.

    Also thinking it would be sweet to bring my dual sport and ride that around in Moab. Cough Anthony cough





    This is not what I'm suggesting for the group.. This is just what I'm thinking ill need to do.
     
  7. Oct 26, 2012 at 1:43 PM
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    I figured it would be difficult to coordinated a Multi truck caravan of sorts but I thought it best to at least open the discussion.
    We've all talked about Moab at one time or another - now we can throw out our ideas & see what meshes. :D
     
  8. Oct 26, 2012 at 2:42 PM
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    :spy: time to save up money and vacation days now
     
  9. Oct 26, 2012 at 3:03 PM
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    This^
     
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    I'm super excited BUMP.... making a list of rear suspension parts to completely revamp the truck :cool:
     
  11. Nov 7, 2012 at 4:39 PM
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    :eek: I have six days :( ... but since I work with family if i schedule ahead of time I can get a wopping 10 days :eek:
     
  12. Nov 7, 2012 at 4:42 PM
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    Time off is tough for me too but I've got Bonnie's blessing to do it so I'm 100% in.
     
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    :woot: Mrs. Taco FTW
     
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    :D yeah... I lucked out there... ;)
     
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    :laughing:

    Don't think so.... :rolleyes:
     
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    she will probably get you back when the kids are older :devil:
     
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    im interested in this :)
     
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    :D how many packs of cheddar brats will be needed 40? 50? :cool:
     
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