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Ski Trip... Took the FJ

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by AFButters, Jan 19, 2009.

  1. Jan 19, 2009 at 7:18 PM
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    AFButters

    AFButters [OP] Rigger, Please!!

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    The Wife and I drove up to McHenry, MD to go skiing at The Wisp.

    We left Friday, Ski'd Sat/Sun, and Drove back today.. I only wish I had gotten more action pics of the FJ conquring the Mountain of a Driveway the House we stayed in had.. but its kinda hard to convience the wife to get out of the truck when its 0 Deg (Acording to the Trucks Temp guage) to snap a picture of you climbing the snow covered hill... while the Chevy Silverado Z71, Tahoe 4x4, and some Benz SUV.. are all sittin at the bottom, leaving some of my family members to walk up the hill, while I drive by laughing my ass off... then they try to say the only reason we made it up the hill is becuase the called to have some of the snow plowed while we were skiing and they didnt "feel like" driving up after it was plowed... yea... I'm pretty sure we made it up the hill because were driving a Toyota FJ 4x4, with a 3" Lift and some 285/70 BFG A/T .....


    Well I have been talking enough here are some pics...

    FJ

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    Skiing
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    (Waiting on my cousin to catch up...)
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    The Wife and I ... just relaxing
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    Playing Poker... ( Notice the Chip Stack!!)
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  2. Jan 19, 2009 at 7:23 PM
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    wildjerseyfirefighter

    wildjerseyfirefighter I sell fishing and fishing accessories

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    very nice! Looks like a good time
     
  3. Jan 19, 2009 at 8:22 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    haha....DCU gortex in the snow. when i actually get up a poker night at the house i'll have to let ya know.
     
  4. Jan 19, 2009 at 8:25 PM
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    missileman125fw

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    Your camouflage isn't work'n for ya. I can still see you for some reason.;)


    It looks like a good time and welcome back!
     
  5. Jan 19, 2009 at 8:33 PM
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    TacoNut

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    Nice pics, looks like a good time....

    wish I had BDU's to wear around haha
     
  6. Jan 19, 2009 at 8:37 PM
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    Soundwave

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    Nice FJ!!! They are awesome machines! I was pretty close to getting one instead of my Tacoma.
     
  7. Jan 19, 2009 at 8:42 PM
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  8. Jan 20, 2009 at 2:01 AM
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    sweet... :thumbsup:
     
  9. Jan 20, 2009 at 5:09 AM
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    Nice......
    like the FJ, may need to get one of those soon, oh the ideas :D
     
  10. Jan 20, 2009 at 5:26 AM
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    Simon's Mom

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    Great pics & nice you got some well-deserving R&R in!!
    Your description of the folks trying to get up the hill is priceless!!
     
  11. Jan 20, 2009 at 6:04 AM
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    :laugh: At least he didn't have to buy snow gear. Welcome back man!
     
  12. Jan 20, 2009 at 6:34 AM
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    Great PICS!! Looks like you had a blast!!


    My only question is.....WHY are you wearing kids skis? LOL They look SOOOOO small??:D





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  13. Jan 20, 2009 at 6:41 AM
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    SocalMan22

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    Nice pics man.
     
  14. Jan 20, 2009 at 10:08 AM
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    AFButters

    AFButters [OP] Rigger, Please!!

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    LOL.. there not kid skis... i discovered these in colorado like 8 years ago... there Snow Blades... they are short skis that are curved at both ends.. it enables you to go forwards or backwards.. the more advanced snow blader can hit jumps and do tricks.. i havnt mastered snowboarding yet.. and i have always sucked at regulation sized skis.. they always get crossed up..
     
  15. Jan 20, 2009 at 10:11 AM
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    DUDE!! I bet they are A BLAST!!!!! too cool
     
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