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Highest Elevation Tacoma

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by Sand Dog, Apr 4, 2020.

  1. Apr 4, 2020 at 3:37 PM
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    Sand Dog

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    Ok, so I tried to find a thread for the highest elevation Tacoma and I did not see one so here goes. Please post a picture of your Tacoma with a GPS or some other altimeter reading. Let’s see who can show the highest elevation (and let’s not include Tacoma’s inside airplanes although if you want to include those pictures that would be cool to). Please indicate roughly where the photo was taken.
    And let’s keep this open for all generations.

    And maybe just post a pic from the highest elevation you have had your Tacoma-even if someone has already posted higher.

    Thanks
     
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  2. Apr 4, 2020 at 3:47 PM
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    Pearl pass in Colorado

    Elevation : 12,705
     
  3. Apr 4, 2020 at 3:50 PM
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    Don’t think I will be able to beat that one too soon. I live on the East Coast
     
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  4. Apr 4, 2020 at 3:57 PM
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    Beats me. I only made it a measly 11669.88F813E2-15BC-45CD-BF5A-A12CA347485E.jpg
     
  5. Apr 4, 2020 at 4:44 PM
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    I'll play :)

    12,801 at Red Cone

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  6. Apr 4, 2020 at 7:19 PM
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    Damn beat my by one foot

    the trail /was/ higher before the sign, not that i’ve got photographic evidence :)

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  7. Apr 4, 2020 at 10:15 PM
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    Late 90's we would truck assist ski from top of Dolly Varden Gulch( on Mt Bross, Colorado )on 4th of July for a couple years in a row. Top elevation of gulch 13200', down to Windy Ridge 11700'( there are 1000 year old Bristlecone pine trees). I did summit Mt Bross once (14177') in my 98 before the trail washed out and private owners closed it. It has reopened since then but I haven't there in many years.

    I'll look for some old school print photos, I know I have some of my friends and I skiing, and at least one of my Dad holding on to Tacoma with death grip at 13200'. Dad and I ran out of trail, snowed over. He asked how we were getting down, I said, back down to the switchback. Never seen that look on his face before.

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  8. Apr 4, 2020 at 11:16 PM
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    No photos yet but I'm hoping this summer I'll be able to drive the road up to Canoe Mountain, which is the highest mountain road (gravel, rock and scree, rough in places) in BC. 2628m or 8622ft. Beautiful views!
     
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  9. Apr 4, 2020 at 11:41 PM
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    Hstone556

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    Many have been here before, Knew I wouldn’t make it back for a year or two so snapped a pic. Awesome part of the US! Imogene Pass 13,114’.

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  10. Apr 5, 2020 at 12:20 AM
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    Subbed. This is the best idea I've seen on TW. I'm only ca-108 10k feet. Anyone up to white mountain is gonna be 13k. on nevada border..
     
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  11. Apr 5, 2020 at 1:28 AM
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    Not quite that high...looking forward to getting up to Colorado again!

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    Don't have the GPS/exact elevation where I parked at but this is the highest driveable point on Mt Antero around 13700-13800 ft.

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  13. Apr 5, 2020 at 8:30 AM
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    I had my 96 up as high as we could go above Leadville CO a few years back for July 4th prob 12,000ft. Fireworks exploding below us. Wild
     
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    Me and @Cav_BluTRD were close on saints John right around the corner (12,600)

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    My wife had her Honda Accord at 14,130 - Mt Evans parking lot :boink:
     
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    I'm planning to head back later this year to hike to the summit this time. Way too windy for me when I was up there.
     
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    Subbed. This is the best idea I've seen on TW. I'm only ca-108 10k feet. Anyone up to white mountain is gonna be 13k. on nevada border.
     
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