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Local Flooding:I did a little offroading this weekend

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by fishshooter, Apr 5, 2009.

  1. Apr 5, 2009 at 12:34 PM
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    fishshooter

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    The two local rivers are in flood stage. We were down at our fish camp Friday and Saturday, moving stuff to higher ground and helping the neighbors. I launched our little 12 ft. fiberglass boat and loaded our 21 ft. pontoon in the yard. She wanted to start spinning while pulling out the pontoon, but 4 LO with the locker engaged changed that,pulled it out no problem. Thought it made for a cool pic:
    [​IMG]
     
  2. Apr 5, 2009 at 12:36 PM
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    Cool picture. Is that Blackwater?
     
  3. Apr 5, 2009 at 12:38 PM
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    311offroad

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    looks brown to me :D

    jk
     
  4. Apr 5, 2009 at 12:40 PM
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    Which camp is that? It doesnt look familiar to me...I would have helped....looks like ya had a good time pullin it out of the water
     
  5. Apr 5, 2009 at 12:42 PM
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    fishshooter

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    It's at our fish camp on Dead Lakes, in Gulf County.
     
  6. Apr 5, 2009 at 12:43 PM
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    Corrected: Is that Blackwater river?
     
  7. Apr 5, 2009 at 12:46 PM
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    Ahh... Isn't that just north of Port St Joe? I'm over their every now and then to visit my grandparents..
     
  8. Apr 5, 2009 at 12:52 PM
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    Yep, between Wewahitchka and Blountstown on HWY 71.
     
  9. Apr 5, 2009 at 12:56 PM
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    cool.. Ill be sure to give ya a shout next time i'm over their!! Hopefully the bite will be on and we can wet some lines if your not busy! :D
     
  10. Apr 5, 2009 at 12:59 PM
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    Let me know, the fishing will be getting good in the next couple months.
     
  11. Apr 5, 2009 at 1:53 PM
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    What is the flood stage of the river at down there? I was just through there the other week for work.
     
  12. Apr 5, 2009 at 2:11 PM
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    The Chipola runs into Dead Lakes:
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  13. Apr 5, 2009 at 2:13 PM
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    The Dead Lakes turns back into the Chipola, and runs into the Apalachicola. It will back up the Dead Lakes when it is up:
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  14. Apr 5, 2009 at 2:24 PM
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    Wow !!!!
     
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    Huh..I didn't realize it was getting that bad around here....

    If anyone needs a hand- Let me know!!
     
  16. Apr 5, 2009 at 2:53 PM
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    nice pics,let me guess what your next mod is fishshooter,a snorkle.lol.hope all is well.
     
  17. Apr 5, 2009 at 5:01 PM
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    I would have been worried about sinking in soft dirt... or was it still paved? Either way, awesome pic.
     
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