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Welks Run (Drug Airport) Saturday 7 Apr 12

Discussion in 'Southern California' started by imsikotic, Apr 6, 2012.

  1. Apr 6, 2012 at 8:14 AM
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    So who wants to do Welks Run (Drug Airport) tomorrow Saturday the 7th April? I need to go play for a few hours.

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  2. Apr 6, 2012 at 12:39 PM
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    damn, I Haven't been there in a while! Last I checked the place we use to enter was gated off..and it was a heavy duty gate..those big tube gates
     
  3. Apr 6, 2012 at 12:42 PM
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    and I'd totally be down since I'm like 10 mins from there, but I'll be in the desert this weekend
     
  4. Apr 6, 2012 at 2:10 PM
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    imsikotic [OP] If u cant stand behind our troops. Stand in front

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    Well I guess me and Brent will find out tomorrow. I hope its not locked.
     
  5. Apr 6, 2012 at 2:12 PM
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    imsikotic [OP] If u cant stand behind our troops. Stand in front

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    Can anyone confirm if gates are shut? Might have to go to corral canyon or pine valley instead.
     
  6. Apr 6, 2012 at 9:13 PM
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    imsikotic [OP] If u cant stand behind our troops. Stand in front

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    No takers?
     
  7. Apr 6, 2012 at 9:57 PM
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    Randy, I will meet you there... You don't go through any gates, you just drive over the curb near the gate at the cul 'd sac. See my sateliite images Randy posted above? See 'Gate' and then see 'Access Road' next to the gate?? Unless something's changed since I was there last..? See you guys around 9:15 am, correct?
     
  8. Apr 6, 2012 at 10:08 PM
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    Yeah David, I Google earthed the road. Showed the extra entrances.
     
  9. Apr 6, 2012 at 10:08 PM
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    915 is correct.
     
  10. Apr 6, 2012 at 10:10 PM
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    Why is it called drug airport?
     
  11. Apr 6, 2012 at 11:25 PM
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    EARLY in 2010, Panda Jerk posted a run and he called it the drug airport because there is a straight section of road on top of that mountain in a little valley... From above it looks like a landing strip. Others call it the 'Welk Run' because it is 'across' I-15 from Lawrence Welk's Resort, north of Escondido. I usually just use both names... but I prefer Welk Run as it is more accurate... But, Panda Jerk's post was the first I learned of these dirt roads, so to me he gets some honor for naming it, too.
    :D
     
  12. Apr 6, 2012 at 11:52 PM
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    I bumped up the Jan. 2010 post by Panda Jerk...
     
  13. Apr 7, 2012 at 8:21 AM
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    Okay, I will be leaving soon... sa ya there!
     
  14. Apr 7, 2012 at 4:27 PM
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    Great time Brent and David! Thanx guys for coming out. I'll get my pics up this evening.
     
  15. Apr 7, 2012 at 4:35 PM
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    Actually because back in 1978 I was flying a vintage DC-10 with my usual 8 tons of Escobar's finest when I started having hydraulic problems & had to find somewhere flat & straight, couldn't land on the I-15 for obvious reasons & that strip was ideal becuase it was pretty well hidden, so I ditched the plane, left the dope, ran like hell & up till his death Pablo Escobar had a 500K green light on my ass !!.... true story....:cool:
     
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    glad you got out somewhere Randy, I'd like to hit that place someday...;)
     
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    It was EPIC, Randy... What fun... and again with amazing driving talent and Toyota quality, you went where only those with 4WD have gone before!

    I have some pretty nice photos of you and Brent... I am about to leave for the San Diego Delby Dolls event at Del Mar Fairgrounds to get ahead of the L.A. exodus traffic... I will see if I can get some of them posted before I leave... if not, later or in the morning.

    I hope Brent got some nice shots of the rescue... all was fun and good times!!!
     
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    HA !! I used to go watch the L.A. T-birds at the sports arena....:D
     
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    WHAT THE HECK!!!!!!! I live right there why didnt i see this thread????? i was actually up there hiking and rock climbing with the girlfriend at 5. Man next time. was there a grey tacoma up there shooting guns when you guys were there? i asked that guy if he was on tacoma world and he was like whats that so yeah haha
     
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    Nope just 3 Jeeps and us 3 Tacomas... We drove in at 9:15 am and came out about 12:45 pm...
     
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