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Arizona monthly Pavillions meet and greet!

Discussion in 'Arizona' started by 97yota4wd, Feb 13, 2012.

  1. Feb 13, 2012 at 2:50 PM
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    if its 2wd friendly I'd like to go along.
     
  2. Feb 13, 2012 at 3:30 PM
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    Where are the Pavillions located at?
     
  3. Feb 13, 2012 at 3:31 PM
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    Indian bend and the 101
     
  4. Feb 13, 2012 at 4:59 PM
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    You know I'm down.

    Nah Sycamore is really sandy, however the entrance is ok for 2WD and I'm sure one of the 4WD guys will have room for you to ride along through the rest of it.

    I <3 my 33s :D
     
  5. Feb 13, 2012 at 5:02 PM
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    I'd say most of it is 2wd friendly
     
  6. Feb 13, 2012 at 7:23 PM
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    I'll be there! And I'm down to go out to sycamore after
     
  7. Feb 13, 2012 at 7:34 PM
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    I'm a total Newbie when it comes to off road. My truck is bone stock so that could be a stretch.

    And I like the idea of riding along, as long as there is room for my wife, she loves anything that has to do with cars/trucks/bikes.
     
  8. Feb 13, 2012 at 8:12 PM
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    I wouldn't recommend it, I'm sure someone would be happy to let you and the wife ride along... If I had a four door I'd definitely offer. I wouldn't suggest sitting in the bed either unless your ass likes it rough. :D

    The entrances to Sycamore, both upper and lower, are 2WD friendly, but that's the tip of the iceberg... Both upper and lower dump into wash areas which are super sandy and definitely not doable in a 2WD, even locked (just ask Matt/Underdog). Then even if you got through the sandy areas, there's slick rock beds that would be a huge turd to navigate through in a 2WD, especially with stock ground clearance. Then if you get through that there's water and more rocks, so... yeah.
     
  9. Feb 13, 2012 at 8:13 PM
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    count me in...this was fun last time.
     
  10. Feb 13, 2012 at 8:26 PM
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    Maybe it's my 35x13.5's but I rarely use 4wd out there!
     
  11. Feb 13, 2012 at 8:32 PM
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    Weird. I know my ass would be stuck even with the 33x11.5s I have now. Underdog was aired down to 20lbs or less with his A/Ts and he got stuck half way to Widowmaker lol and he's even locked. As long as he was on the skinny pedal he was good, but the instant he lost speed it was game over. And that was barely even into the wash haha.
     
  12. Feb 13, 2012 at 8:38 PM
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    i did sycamore in my fairly stock 4x4 with 265's without getting stuck (thanks to a bit of help from eric) in 2wd for a good portion...i think up to the washes is doable in a prerunner..
     
  13. Feb 13, 2012 at 8:44 PM
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    Yeah that's what I'm saying, up to the washes. But 95% of Sycamore are the washes, sooo... I'd be down to tag along with a Prerunner to see how they do, but I wouldn't expect to see much. :D
     
  14. Feb 13, 2012 at 8:45 PM
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    I'm looking to explore as deep as I can this sunday
     
  15. Feb 13, 2012 at 8:54 PM
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    Ditto! If we get there at 9am we may be able to make it all the way to Upper Sycamore!
     
  16. Feb 13, 2012 at 9:34 PM
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    do you know your way around up there?
     
  17. Feb 13, 2012 at 9:37 PM
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    I know Upper like the back of my hand, but I've never actually driven more than 3-4 miles North from Lower, so this will be all new to me. There's also a ton of cool looking side trails off the main wash I'd be interested to check out if we're doing an all-day thing.
     
  18. Feb 14, 2012 at 12:25 AM
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    What about locked Prerunners? :devil:
     
  19. Feb 14, 2012 at 12:46 AM
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    i feel like if i could do it you'd have a good shot...i needed 4wd maybe 2-3 times, i just took it really slow most of the way.
     
  20. Feb 14, 2012 at 12:48 AM
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    I've been out there a pretty far distance....never had a problem. Some of the stuff I might have to get a little run at but i'm sure I could hang for the most part :)
     
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