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mini photo trip

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Ridgerunner, Jun 10, 2009.

  1. Jun 10, 2009 at 1:29 PM
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    Ridgerunner

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    The GG at Presidio
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    The "postcard" view at Fort Point
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    That little distant island just above the pillar is Alkatraz
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    Northbound GG Bridge to Marin


    San Francisco and the Bridge from 1000' up
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    One of the dozens of anti-aircraft/missile battery installations along the headlands
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    gotta get back home now
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    Baby being tucked in:D
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    ..and now we're home! Let's have lunch:hungry:
    We started out at the San Francisco side in the Presidio,down to sea level at Fort Point, then north across the GG Bridge to the Marin Headlands, then up a windy road a thousand feet. The old military gunneries are all along that mountain in the Headlands-shades of the Cold War days.
     
  2. Jun 10, 2009 at 1:32 PM
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    Toy4Life

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    Man, you sure were in a hurry to see that bridge!:D
     
  3. Jun 10, 2009 at 1:40 PM
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    Ridgerunner

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    LOL hey TOY!!!! Yeah it was a quick trip:D
     
  4. Jun 10, 2009 at 1:42 PM
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    Nice little trip. What's for lunch?:hungry:
     
  5. Jun 10, 2009 at 1:46 PM
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    Ridgerunner

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    Hmmmm. let's see...ok salmon burgers over pasta with a salad (after all, we were just by the sea:D)
     
  6. Jun 10, 2009 at 1:47 PM
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    TacoNut

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    :drool:
     
  7. Jun 10, 2009 at 1:49 PM
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    Ridgerunner

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    hey dont drool on the table:D you guys want BBQ sauce on them burgers??
     
  8. Jun 10, 2009 at 3:21 PM
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    Ridgerunner

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    Nobody likes my photos??:(
     
  9. Jun 10, 2009 at 3:24 PM
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    Killer Red Taco

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    Thanks for the trip Ridge!

    But sadly it makes me miss Going to school in San Francisco, A fun place to go to college.
     
  10. Jun 10, 2009 at 3:29 PM
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    Sory about that KRT:( but actually I just wanted to show off the truck a little:D
     
  11. Jun 10, 2009 at 3:36 PM
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    What is funny I have lived CA all my life and have only been on the Golden Gate once.
     
  12. Jun 10, 2009 at 3:55 PM
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    Yeah life gets busy and you miss the good stuff! Have you been to the Marin Headlands? If mot you HAVE to go see that once-I guarantee you it is some of the most breathtaking scenery in the world.
     
  13. Jun 10, 2009 at 3:59 PM
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    I like them. Where's that last one? Just a random wall?
     
  14. Jun 10, 2009 at 4:00 PM
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    i grew up in the east bay.. just came down here about 2 years ago.. I miss it so much!
     
  15. Jun 10, 2009 at 4:08 PM
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    Thanks man:) I just caught that and edited in the locations in each photo:)it is one of dozens of cannon battery installations along the GG entry from the cold war days.

    I am so lucky to be just minutes from all this kind of stuff-I hear ya. You always hear the bad side of this area but then there's the side of this town that I appreciate that is strapped with so much awsome beauty:) You make damm sure you get out there where you're at and take in the good stuff! Your area has its share of cool discovery too.
     
  16. Jun 10, 2009 at 4:16 PM
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    Oh that it does. It has its own thing. Desert and ocean can be amazing.. but we dont have the green/brown rolling hills and such that the bay is known for. I'll hopefully end up back there again soon. My whole family is still there - so i still claim the bay!
     
  17. Jun 10, 2009 at 4:20 PM
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    Right on:) so do your business there and get back home!!! This place awaits you:cool:
     
  18. Jun 10, 2009 at 4:33 PM
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    it so does! even driving is more enjoyable.. people just need to slow the hell down around here.. take a look around, stop the rush..
     
  19. Jun 10, 2009 at 4:33 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Well Done, Frank!!!

    :)
     
  20. Jun 10, 2009 at 4:53 PM
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    We have a bunch of that here too-but when you retreat to places like I did today, you run across other like-minded people just taking it all in:)
    Hey Chris-you like?? Thanks!! Just wanted to get some fresh shots of the truck (and show off the pipes too:D)
     
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