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Some light offroading in my '09 this afternoon...

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by TL697, Mar 19, 2009.

  1. Mar 19, 2009 at 7:22 PM
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    TL697

    TL697 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    My wife and I decided to take a little ride into the national forest about 15 min. north of our home this afternoon...

    That's Pikes Peak in the background...

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    This is a place we call "Lunchtime Rock"... It has a great view of Pikes Peak...
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    A few more in the forest...

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    Just turned 500 miles, today...
     
  2. Mar 19, 2009 at 8:09 PM
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    TacoTycoon

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    looks awesome man!
     
  3. Mar 19, 2009 at 8:13 PM
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    Good looking truck, looks like a fun place to take a drive.
     
  4. Mar 19, 2009 at 8:16 PM
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    I have been spoiled since moving to the Colorado Mountains...
     
  5. Mar 19, 2009 at 8:26 PM
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    Nice pics. Damn.... sparce snow out there too. wtf its not Spring yet... at least for a couple hours.
     
  6. Mar 19, 2009 at 8:27 PM
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    makes me hate the fact that i live in florida. i can go drive through downtown fort lauderdale and take some pics if you want ;)
     
  7. Mar 19, 2009 at 8:29 PM
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    yeah, this year has been extremely mild...

    I live at 9500 feet, and have only plowed my 1 mile drive approx. 7 times...
     
  8. Mar 19, 2009 at 8:30 PM
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    I lived in Atlantic Beach, FL for 12 years before moving to Colorado...

    I know what you mean...
     
  9. Mar 19, 2009 at 8:30 PM
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    Looks fun. :D
     
  10. Mar 19, 2009 at 8:32 PM
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    It was fun...

    I only have 500 miles on my truck, so I wanted to play with all the gadgets... Locker, A-Trac, DAC, etc...
     
  11. Mar 19, 2009 at 8:33 PM
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    was in atlantic beach last weekend. my goal is to one day move to CO.
     
  12. Mar 19, 2009 at 8:33 PM
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    Maybe you can tell me where this was? It was in Colorado somewhere. :eek:

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  13. Mar 19, 2009 at 8:34 PM
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    nice pics man! looks awesome!:D
     
  14. Mar 19, 2009 at 8:36 PM
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    Looks alot like the Taylor Reservoir / Taylor Park area...
     
  15. Mar 19, 2009 at 8:37 PM
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    Do you know the name of any divides in that area? I'm trying to remember the name but it's escaping me! I took a picture somewhere but can't find it!
     
  16. Mar 19, 2009 at 8:41 PM
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    It is right on the western edge of the Continental Divide, but that runs all the way through Colorado...

    Taylor Park is in the Collegiate Peaks area...
     
  17. Mar 19, 2009 at 8:43 PM
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    I'll have to check my route!
     
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    I'm totally moving to CO someday. I need to do it before I'm too freaking old, though.
     
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    I'm not gonna say it's easy... But, it is worth it...

    Life is tough here, but I love the outdoors...

    Fishing, Hiking, Camping, Hunting, Backpacking, Shooting, etc... I can actually do everyone of those activities within 15 min of my 35 acres... Most can be done w/o leaving my property...
     
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