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Sedonafest

Discussion in 'FJ Cruisers' started by amaes, Aug 25, 2011.

  1. Aug 25, 2011 at 9:52 PM
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    amaes

    amaes [OP] Cuz Stock Sucks

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    Went to sedonafest with my dad and the FJ guys. My dad just got his FJ 4 weeks ago and took it wheeling for 3 days of fun! It was the best off-road event I have been to. VERY well put together and everyone was really friendly. The was 140 people there. All of the money went to the caitering and then the left over and raffle ticket money got donated to a charity. Everyone had a great time. Here are some of my pictures. The link below will take you to the thread with more pictures. I'm still going through all of my gopro video.

    http://www.azfj.org/index.php?name=Forums&file=viewtopic&t=5254

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  2. Aug 25, 2011 at 10:02 PM
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    carcharias Giggiddy what what

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    Great pics!! Looks like you guys had a ball! Love the ones in the black dirt - that lava?
     
  3. Aug 25, 2011 at 10:04 PM
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    amaes [OP] Cuz Stock Sucks

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    Yeah it was great, They are called cinders. Imagine thick giant black sand with no dust. We were on the volcanoes "cinder cones"
     
  4. Aug 25, 2011 at 10:15 PM
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    carcharias

    carcharias Giggiddy what what

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    Those trails open all the time or just temporarily for participants?
     
  5. Aug 25, 2011 at 10:19 PM
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    amaes [OP] Cuz Stock Sucks

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    All of the stuff on the Red rock is open all the time. Cinders is open for most of the year unless it gets snowed in because that it up in flagstaff, AZ
     
  6. Aug 25, 2011 at 10:25 PM
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    carcharias Giggiddy what what

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    Nice! Sedona is beautiful. I really want to go back but haven't heard of many trails there. Was your dad's FJ stock? And which one is it, btw?
     
  7. Aug 25, 2011 at 10:31 PM
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    There are around 10 major trails in that area then others within an hour or so from there. Yeah his FJ is stock. has all of the factory goodies though. 4x4, locker, a-trac, OEM Sliders (toyota fj ones are bomb proof) the only aftermarket thing he has now is these BIG magnets the same color and are die cut to the fj to protect the paint on the trails. they work great. His is the Silver one.
     
  8. Aug 25, 2011 at 10:39 PM
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    I want those new wheels he has! So even stock he's set for the trails what with 4x4, ATRAC and such.
    I'm off to bed, but I'll be checking out the other photos later. Looking forward to the GoPro video (I see where you put that...).
     
  9. Aug 26, 2011 at 8:36 AM
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    Sweet photos, thanks for sharing. I'm working on purchasing the ARB Bumper some guy won out there.
     
  10. Aug 26, 2011 at 8:47 AM
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    there was no dust at the cinders? dang usually its crazy dusty. the cinders are a blast! its all just dried lava rock.

    did you guys make it back to twin bowls?

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    ^^^^^this is the trail leading too the top of million dollar hill, which twin bowls are behind.

    great place, used to ride bikes there, worst part is it hurt really bad to crash. idk if i would take my truck there though.. seems like the paint would get chipped like crazy!

    great pics, looks like u guys had a great time!
     
  11. Aug 26, 2011 at 10:30 AM
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    Yeah we made it back there and had a few guys driving around in one of the bowls. I have some of it on my gopro. then we went down the really steep hill on the backside to get off the top. Its fun out there. FJs don't like the whoops tho. they buck like crazy its pretty funny to watch.
     
  12. Aug 26, 2011 at 10:32 AM
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    are the cinders pretty slushy or more packed?
     
  13. Aug 26, 2011 at 10:33 AM
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    yeah the cinders are whooped to shit. fun on a dirtbike. that really steep hill they call hundred dollar hill, and i was wrong not at the top million, its hundred.

    yeah that hill is pretty gnarly. million is crazy.... its closed down, but you can still go up the back side, and the side which is still steep as hell
     
  14. Aug 26, 2011 at 10:34 AM
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    slushy.

    more slushy than glamis.
     
  15. Aug 26, 2011 at 10:36 AM
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    08pretaco Almost there

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    gah then i wont even bother lol
     
  16. Aug 26, 2011 at 10:38 AM
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    you should do fine.

    well. its a different slush...

    but if you were on a quad or dirtbike without paddles, and your not a really good rider your not going to make it far if that makes sence
     
  17. Aug 26, 2011 at 10:39 AM
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    ya it does...ill try it out sometime along with some 4x people.
     
  18. Aug 26, 2011 at 10:39 AM
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    id be down:)
     
  19. Aug 26, 2011 at 10:41 AM
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    wont be able to go for a while, school work and such killing me :(
     
  20. Aug 26, 2011 at 10:45 AM
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    amaes [OP] Cuz Stock Sucks

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    Yeah Don, he spend like $300 on raffle tickets lol I guess he does every year and wins tons of shit. lol This girl one a full set of the Expeditioneer Skids and my dad wanted to buy them from her but she said no at the time even though he bf said yes lol they got into a fight so we walked away lmao
     
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