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Medano Pass 6/6/10

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by 06rubi, Jun 16, 2010.

  1. Jun 16, 2010 at 12:30 AM
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    06rubi

    06rubi [OP] Well-Known Member

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    We took the Tacoma out on its first real trail run and it did quite well. The trail is very mild but fun for a stocker. It criss-crosses a creek 9 times and during spring runoff it gets up to 2.5' deep. The trail goes to the Great Sand Dunes national park. While you can't drive on the dunes themselves, the trail does turn to deep sand. The only issue of the day was the Jeep that came with us broke his electric fan blades due to the high water.
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  2. Jun 16, 2010 at 12:42 AM
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    06rubi

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  3. Jun 16, 2010 at 12:48 AM
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    06rubi

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  4. Jun 29, 2010 at 4:43 PM
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    freeclimb10

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    i'm so jealous i'd like to kick you in the head. Looks like a great trip!!
     
  5. Jun 29, 2010 at 5:22 PM
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    Madjik_Man

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    I love Medano Pass. Unfortunately it's still on fire. Correct me if I'm wrong but the fire was blazing on June 6th, was it not?
     
  6. Jun 29, 2010 at 5:44 PM
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    That looks like tons of fun. I'm jealous.
     
  7. Jul 1, 2010 at 12:59 AM
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    The fire started on the 6th. We noticed some smoke as we were leaving but didn't think much of it.
     
  8. Jul 1, 2010 at 1:27 AM
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    Did you do the diff breather mod before going?
     
  9. Jul 1, 2010 at 5:34 AM
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    Looks like you guys had a lot of fun...
     
  10. Jul 2, 2010 at 1:45 AM
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    Oh ya. Cheap and easy insurance.
     
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