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Mojave Road - April 2010

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by mikesdoublecab, Apr 20, 2010.

  1. Apr 20, 2010 at 9:06 PM
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    mikesdoublecab

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    So, we do the Mojave Road run through the Mojave National Preserve, from Barstow to Stateline, about twice a year...

    The spring time run was this past weekend... Would be cool to see some TW folks make the next run with us which will be in the fall...

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  2. Apr 20, 2010 at 9:11 PM
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    Some unique spots we found...

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  3. Apr 20, 2010 at 9:12 PM
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    out and about building powerlines
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    bad ass... how long is the trip?
     
  4. Apr 20, 2010 at 9:15 PM
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    about 2 to 3 days depending on how much of the preserve you want to explore...
     
  5. Apr 20, 2010 at 9:17 PM
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    out and about building powerlines
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    sounds pretty sick camping, wheeling and beer
     
  6. Apr 20, 2010 at 9:21 PM
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    On my family's last vacation, we drove out to the Kelso Railroad Station. It is literally in the middle of the desert. Did you go inside and read about it at all? It is pretty interesting.
     
  7. Apr 20, 2010 at 9:26 PM
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    i never got a chance to go inside...

    i was passing through on my way to camp and had to take a pit stop...
     
  8. Apr 20, 2010 at 9:55 PM
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    Looks like an awesome time, if I was in Socal I would definitely have gone.
     
  9. Apr 20, 2010 at 10:02 PM
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    Hey man I was out there with TTORA Nevada chapter, on easter weekend doing the 3 day run as well, I might have seen you.
     
  10. Apr 21, 2010 at 12:56 PM
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    can i have more trip details?

    fireroads? stock vehicles cool? what about fuel? would love to take my wife on a trip like this.
     
  11. Apr 21, 2010 at 1:17 PM
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    a lot of the trip is fire road, a lot of it is sand wash, and some of it is water crossing and mud pits...

    it is a whole range of different terrain throughout the trip, which is a good reason not to go alone... take at least another truck with you so one of you can go for help if anything happens or someone gets stuck...

    you want at least 5 extra gallons of gas with you, but 10 gallons gives you a lil more freedom to explore more...
     
  12. Apr 21, 2010 at 1:26 PM
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    awesome. keep us posted on the fall run! i would love to go. hope it doesnt conflict with hunting season!

    my wife would dig this.
     
  13. Apr 21, 2010 at 5:23 PM
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    The Fall run will likely be around the weekend of 9/18...

    A couple of us will be doing a few runs into the Mojave Preserve and Death Valley every couple months, and you are welcome to roll out with us on those...
     
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    My brothers boss goes through there on the rhino's and razor with a group of his... heard its really cool. I WOULD LOVE TO GO... You guy's are going to have to keep me posted...
     
  15. May 19, 2010 at 6:27 PM
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    Sorry for the late response, oh I see.
    Is this run just for you and your friends, or is it an open thing?
    If you guys are still gonna be doing this next year(starting January), I may join you.(thats when I FINALLY get a truck)
     
  16. May 19, 2010 at 6:34 PM
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    open to everyone of course. nothing private, well except if Mike climbs in your tent at night. ;)
     
  17. May 19, 2010 at 7:10 PM
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    yah yah... just be careful, cuz as you can detect, Bajamoon gets a lil jealous...
     
  18. May 20, 2010 at 5:37 PM
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    hahaha alright, sounds awesome to me. But it's gonna be a while 'fore I could go.
     
  19. May 20, 2010 at 9:26 PM
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    awesome. would like to run mojave someday
     
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