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A little winter wheelin'

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by LonghornTaco, Feb 21, 2009.

  1. Feb 21, 2009 at 7:18 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Here some pictures of my wheelin trip in Wisconsin today. They're kinda lame because I was driving, but it's what I've got. There's a few pictures that a buddies wife took of me crossing a low water crossing that looked pretty sweet. I'll post them as soon as I get 'em.

    But for now:

    Waiting to head out
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    Here's a sandpit we hit first. Bunch of hills to climb to get primed for the trails
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    On the trail
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    Here's a video of one of the land cruisers going through our first water crossing. All the jeeps had a lot of trouble with these - had to winch a few. My truck had NO problem with them... :D
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P6IeJt55dDg

    Oh yeah, I LOVE THIS BUMPER! I would have been SO screwed so many times if I hadn't had the clearance...
     
  2. Feb 21, 2009 at 7:23 PM
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    kmok

    kmok Plastidipped ma Hootus!

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    Nice pics! Looked like it was fun
     
  3. Feb 21, 2009 at 7:24 PM
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    Nice!!!!
     
  4. Feb 21, 2009 at 7:24 PM
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    oldtacomaguy

    oldtacomaguy four forty four

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    On the trail
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    My favorite shot, Tacoma leading the Jeeps!
     
  5. Feb 21, 2009 at 7:24 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Oh yeah... We drove out on to a lake too. Some guys were doing some amazing donuts, but the videos didn't come out good at all...
     
  6. Feb 21, 2009 at 7:27 PM
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    DeeKay21

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    Awesome!!! Looks like it was good times!!!:D Your Taco looked the sickest though.;)
     
  7. Feb 21, 2009 at 7:28 PM
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    oldtacomaguy

    oldtacomaguy four forty four

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    It must still be awful cold up there. In Connecticut the lakes are beginning to thaw!
     
  8. Feb 21, 2009 at 7:28 PM
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    Baddest looking vehicle of the group....no wonder you are leading the pack! I am looking forward to more pics...
     
  9. Feb 21, 2009 at 7:28 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Thanks! No one could believe I was wheelin a 6 month old truck... :)
     
  10. Feb 21, 2009 at 7:28 PM
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    Killer Red Taco

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    Looks really fun especially since I sat at home all day itching to go wheeling.
     
  11. Feb 21, 2009 at 7:33 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    You know, I was gonna just let it go, but I have to admit it... I wasn't leading the pack. I had never been here. However, two land cruisers WERE in the lead, so I guess you could say that Toyota's were leading the jeeps... :)

    It was about 15* out today. Over the last couple of weeks, we've had a couple of on/off thaws, but this lake wasn't one that was affected. A guy pulled out his chainsaw (why he had a chainsaw in his truck, I have no idea) and determined that the ice was about 20" thick still...
     
  12. Feb 21, 2009 at 7:36 PM
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    x2 I need to get out soon too.
     
  13. Feb 21, 2009 at 7:38 PM
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    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    You just gotta go... I didn't know any of these people before today. I just found out about this trip on a forum.
     
  14. Feb 21, 2009 at 7:40 PM
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    looks like a blast
     
  15. Feb 21, 2009 at 7:42 PM
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    cool! I was out wheeling my truck with paper plates on it still :) ripped the mud flap off though :(
     
  16. Feb 21, 2009 at 8:51 PM
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  18. Feb 24, 2009 at 10:42 PM
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    Great pics man, and Hills NEVER look as steep in pictures as they do when your there.
     
  19. Feb 24, 2009 at 11:01 PM
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  20. Feb 24, 2009 at 11:23 PM
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