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North Bay Wheeling Trip 12/22

Discussion in 'Northern California' started by ffdawson, Dec 12, 2013.

  1. Dec 24, 2013 at 3:34 PM
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    DefyInertia

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    Feel free to join me and a couple if my friends this Thursday the 27th. We're heading up from SF early, heading in deep via some rough 4x4 roads (river crossings and such included), camping, and then exiting out the NW side toward Covelo...then out to the coast via some dirt/back roads for beach driving and one more night.
     
  2. Dec 24, 2013 at 3:49 PM
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    I hunt out there off FH7 quite a bit. It's a cool drive.
     
  3. Dec 27, 2013 at 11:41 PM
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    ffdawson

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    Let us know how it went, w/pics :)
     
  4. Jan 2, 2014 at 9:41 PM
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    DefyInertia

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    Went well. Hit one unexpected gate and had to double back but otherwise no issues and tons of good times. Tacoma handled everything no issues.

    Did a giant loop in mendo NF and then had some fun out at the coast. Camped at 5,200 feet in a warm strip between high and low elevations which was perfect. Barely saw a soul the whole time and could not believe how dry it was...Upper Lake is so damn low.


    The ice on elk mountain road at low elevations was horrible
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    Hull Mtn [​IMG]

    Camp site first night (off the m1)[​IMG]

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    Love NorCal [​IMG]

    Heading out on Sunday...hit Anderson Valley brewery on the way back[​IMG]
     
  5. Jan 2, 2014 at 11:02 PM
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    Very nice! Great photos, looks like a fun time. It's amazing how dry it is up there! Felt like August and it was December! Is that Usal beach? And nice call on the AVBC. That's my hometown!
     
  6. Jan 4, 2014 at 12:53 PM
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    You're from Boonville? That's awesome.

    Yup, usal beach
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    Morning fog/frost in the low elevations...probably 20+ degree temp difference from where we were
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  7. Feb 5, 2014 at 3:31 PM
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    When are we going again??????? lol
     
  8. Feb 5, 2014 at 3:48 PM
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    I know man NOW there will be some snow up there! I texted Jason a day ago or so. I'm working straight thru the weekend though. Maybe next week?
     
  9. Feb 5, 2014 at 5:06 PM
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    Next week would work for me. I also have the 17th off for pres day... maybe that monday we could cruise up there?
     
  10. Feb 5, 2014 at 7:18 PM
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    I think i could make the 17th….i wanna wheel again in the snow.
     
  11. Feb 5, 2014 at 8:52 PM
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    Another vote for the 17th!
     
  12. Feb 5, 2014 at 9:01 PM
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    damn maybe ill have to try and see if i can get my new diffs with gears and lockers done by then
     
  13. Feb 6, 2014 at 1:26 AM
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    Ahhhh yeah! Looks like round 2! I'm working the 17th, but I could possibly get sick that day... :)
     
  14. Feb 6, 2014 at 8:18 AM
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    Hmmm... alright Anthony, you got an eye infection....

    "eye just can't see coming into work on the 17th"
     
  15. Feb 6, 2014 at 8:29 AM
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    Perfect excuse!
     
  16. Feb 6, 2014 at 3:47 PM
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    hmmmm, why dont you guys go set a date in my Norcal wheeling trip thread..........Im off that day too
     
  17. Feb 7, 2014 at 11:09 PM
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    So nobody is going out tomorrow?
     
  18. Feb 7, 2014 at 11:39 PM
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    I can't make it out tomorrow. I might be able to make it out sunday if anyone wants to go!
     
  19. Feb 7, 2014 at 11:41 PM
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    Oops, I posted in the wrong thread anyway.
     
  20. Feb 10, 2014 at 12:51 AM
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    Not looking good for the 17th... On my end that is.
     
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