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The Epic WY/MT/CO Adventure!!

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by Blackdawg, Feb 10, 2013.

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I will be attending...

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  1. May 19, 2013 at 6:46 PM
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    Infra

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    So tell me what are some of the best lakes to backpack into for some epic fishing? Southern Wind River range....looking to catch some golden trout. PM if you don't want to post the info publicly....
     
  2. May 19, 2013 at 6:48 PM
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    I only went once and broke my pole crawling under some brush that had grown over the trail (I had my pole strapped to my pack) on the second day. I have heard that the inkpot (?) lakes on the east side of the range were really good but not sure.

    Edit- I think it is the inkwell lakes
     
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  3. May 19, 2013 at 6:48 PM
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    Well the lakes we are driving too are supposed to be great :D
     
  4. May 19, 2013 at 6:54 PM
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    That reminds me, I need to get a new pole and an out of state license :( WY Out of state are so expensive and last time I bought one for 5 days (+/- $100) and that^^^ happened to me. But I will have the pole in the bed, not so easy to break it there!
     
  5. May 19, 2013 at 6:55 PM
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    1st day/night I'll be backpacking into Big Sandy to fish for a few hours, then on to Black Joe lake to fish for a few hours. Early morning rise and into the Cirque of the Towers for the next 2 days.




    I've been meaning to ask....how much time overall do you plan on spending at Shoshone, Goose, and Christina lakes?
     
  6. May 19, 2013 at 7:02 PM
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    Yea they are pricey..where we make a lot of money tho.

    And good plan!

    Goose and Shoshone we will be camping right on. Will all depend on when we get there and how long it takes to drive to them. Then leave the next day. So you'd have that evening and morning to toss some flys. :cool:

    Christina we won't camp at. Too little room.
     
  7. May 19, 2013 at 7:06 PM
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    Easy to brake in the bed too :mad: Ask me how I know....get yourself a good rod case and you'll be golden.




    I usually C&R but I hope some people will be up for a fresh trout dinner :hungry:
     
  8. May 19, 2013 at 7:14 PM
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    Relocated my CB antenna using the BAMF Tailgate bracket and now it works much better.

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    I also relocated my Trailer Light Plug so that I don't rip it off while I am in Moab.

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  9. May 19, 2013 at 7:21 PM
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    No prob man. I'm always up for fresh trout. Love it.
     
  10. May 19, 2013 at 7:49 PM
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    Hey Lisa I was just looking at the schedule and didn't realize that you are leaving 2 days before Monte, so I think I will just keep my wife with me. I think it will be too hard to coordinate Yellowstone and meeting you early and such. Thanks though!
     
  11. May 19, 2013 at 9:45 PM
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    What we need is someone that has been before to show us the way. :D

    Poughkeepsie Gulch looks like fun.
     
  12. May 19, 2013 at 10:13 PM
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  13. May 20, 2013 at 3:58 PM
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    Talked with my sister in Colorado last night. She said it sounds fun. Count me in for Leg 3. Me + 1 for now. Might be 2 more latter.

    :D
     
  14. May 20, 2013 at 7:26 PM
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    you and another rig? or just person?

    Welcome! :D
     
  15. May 24, 2013 at 5:39 PM
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    right now it is just one more person. two more might join. I know someone with another rig that would up for. How ever he spends more time wrenchin then driving. Just Empty yo'rE Pockets CJ-8.
     
  16. May 24, 2013 at 5:50 PM
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    Can we just go when I get back from Moab instead of waiting until August?!
     
  17. May 24, 2013 at 6:04 PM
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    I'm still a "maybe" on leg three of this trip, but things are looking better... Are you guys thinking about hitting Poughkeepsie Gulch at the end of your trip? Either way, it would be good to meet you all in person some time.
     
  18. May 24, 2013 at 6:57 PM
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    Ah gotcha. Well cool!

    Haha nope! Snow won't be gone and I won't be in town :eek:

    I think so..I really need a better plan on the alpine loop. Maybe ill hand that off to Mike if he would be willing.

    I'm up for it as I hear it's challenging. :cool:
     
  19. May 24, 2013 at 10:06 PM
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    Neither of us has ever been there so its dificult to know which trails to do.
     
  20. May 24, 2013 at 10:10 PM
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    Yea..wish someone local could lead us..*cough*cough*
     
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