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Pancake approach

Discussion in 'Southern California' started by 4WD, Jan 27, 2011.

  1. Jan 27, 2011 at 1:05 AM
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    4WD

    4WD [OP] cRaZy oLdmAn

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    A couple of you asked about pancake rock & I talked about the weird ass approach angle to climb it & this is as close to a real approach as I could find on vid. & like most vids & pics its not quite justice to actually doing it

    just a really fun, challenging in spots, real short & just kind of a wierd trail as to dealing with obstacles & wouldn't recommend doing it without sliders for sure......


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bO3_ccj4D_Y?version=3
     
  2. Jan 27, 2011 at 1:09 AM
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    707tothe907

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    That looks like he's going vertical. Many rolls/flips there Doug? That just looks flat out intense.
     
  3. Jan 27, 2011 at 1:53 AM
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    4WD [OP] cRaZy oLdmAn

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    I've only run it once with another member here & yeah theres more than a few spots where wheeling on your roof would be pretty easy, when I rolled up to the "rock" i was thinking "how the hells the best way to start up it?" It was like making a full lock right turn into a fuggin' wall....awesome !!:eek::eek: If you go to you tube & type pancake rock, alot of vids pop up...;)
     
  4. Jan 27, 2011 at 11:11 AM
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    Gregero

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    That's a monster of a climb. I wouldn't know where in the hell to begin. Somebody has got to let me ride passenger up that thing someday.
     
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