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Diablo drop off

Discussion in 'Southern California' started by 4WD, Oct 23, 2010.

  1. Oct 23, 2010 at 9:42 PM
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    4WD

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  2. Oct 23, 2010 at 9:57 PM
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    ink junky

    ink junky I phucking hate people >:(

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    Although I never saw the video it brings to mind what those who did see it said.....about some dude named james, . But I don't know :D
     
  3. Oct 23, 2010 at 11:03 PM
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    That wash is sweet. Let's go again.
     
  4. Oct 24, 2010 at 10:35 AM
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    Broken Shaft Gulch, yup. We drove it in March a week or so before the earthquake closed it, it was reported.
     
  5. Oct 25, 2010 at 4:17 PM
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    Crom Time is precious; use it wisely

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    Sweet. Been there, done that, loved it! In fact I have done it from South to North and North to South!

    Here are some pics when I went through.

    Broken Shaft Gultch!

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    Me running Diablo Drop Off backwards (North to South)

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    Diablo Drop Off
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    A crazy man drives to his doom down Diablo Drop off
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  6. Oct 25, 2010 at 4:28 PM
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    Is the sign still there Doug?:

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    Diablo Dropoff:

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  7. Oct 25, 2010 at 4:30 PM
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    That sign was not there. At least I didn't notice it.
     
  8. Oct 25, 2010 at 4:36 PM
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    It's huge and impossible to miss... facing the direction of Split Mtn. and on the left side of the road, right where the gulch begins, on that end.
     
  9. Oct 25, 2010 at 7:05 PM
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    It must have been hidden or its gone now! I cant believe i made it through in a prerunner:eek: Other than that rock i almost slid into, the rest was easiier than i expected! im pretty sure besides Doug the rest were in 4WD when i was in 2WD doing and going the same places they went!:D

    All i got to say is i love my Toyota! All signs said 4X4 trails and i made it in a 2WD :cool:
     
  10. Oct 26, 2010 at 9:09 AM
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    Matt, you did really, really good amigo! You have a right to be proud of your driving skills and the Tacoma's ability!
     
  11. Oct 26, 2010 at 12:01 PM
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    Yes I actually did! and i am very proud of myself! Im pretty sure most 2WD's would have never gone! But I did and i made it :D
     
  12. Oct 26, 2010 at 6:31 PM
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    Have no fear with a Tacoma (and friends) for the ride!
     
  13. Oct 28, 2010 at 3:45 PM
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    I didn't see the sign David but theres no doubt about that wash leading to split mnt, really fun picking your way thru the rocks. Matt did great thru that shit in 2wd. All the 2nd gens got thru ok I believe, but I def. had an advantage being somewhat narrower....
     
  14. Oct 28, 2010 at 3:47 PM
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    Nice !! I did it backwards also (in reverse)
     
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