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White Rim Trail May 14 & 15, 2012

Discussion in 'Moab' started by Digiratus, May 16, 2012.

  1. May 16, 2012 at 9:25 PM
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    Digiratus

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    m3bassman, BradyT88, Twistedfreedom, The Raisin, Digiratus

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  2. May 16, 2012 at 9:25 PM
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    Day Two, Tuesday, May 15th

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  3. May 16, 2012 at 9:37 PM
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  4. May 16, 2012 at 9:53 PM
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    It is a truly amazing place.
     
  5. May 17, 2012 at 7:23 AM
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    :popcorn: Finally! Some pic-y goodness from Moab....
     
  6. May 21, 2012 at 10:24 AM
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    Hey Mike, it was great meeting you. You guys totally lucked out there was a cancellation for the White Rim Trail. Awesome pics!
     
  7. May 21, 2012 at 10:28 AM
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  8. May 29, 2012 at 8:35 PM
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    Nice Ben. Keep 'em coming.

    haha. I was going to try to finish up with mine today. Didn't happen, and may not tomorrow either. :eek:

    I have a few more to post. :rolleyes:
     
  9. Jun 4, 2012 at 2:27 PM
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    First & second posts have been updated with new pictures.
     
  10. Jun 4, 2012 at 8:36 PM
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  11. Jun 5, 2012 at 10:07 AM
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    It's so long since I've done this trail.

    It looks much more groomed than I remember it.

    And pics of Murphy's Hogback?
     
  12. Jun 5, 2012 at 3:58 PM
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    That's Murphy's Hogback?

    Seems so diminutive
     
  13. Jun 5, 2012 at 4:10 PM
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    amazing pics!


    while you were on the trail...did you see any rangers?
     
  14. Jun 5, 2012 at 9:50 PM
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    This trail only has a couple of spots that would make it a challenge for a full size pickup. Almost anything with a bit of ground clearance can easily do it.

    I took this from half way up Murphy's Hogback, looking back (north) the way we had come.

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    Here is the overlook at the top, at the camp ground area.

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    Of course, the pics have difficulty capturing the full perspective of the place. It is a long way down there to the valley floor.

    Thanks Man. Except for a couple of groups of mtn bikers, we pretty much had the place to ourselves. Only ranger I saw was manning the entrance booth near schafer switchbacks. That was as we were leaving.
     
  15. Jun 5, 2012 at 11:53 PM
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    I WANT TO GO!!

    Awesome awesome pics guys. Wish i had been there
     
  16. Jun 5, 2012 at 11:57 PM
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  17. Jun 6, 2012 at 1:06 AM
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    im bringing the dirt bike next year,:cool: i could do a trail ride in the truck then do the same thing right after on the bike before dinner.
     
  18. Jun 6, 2012 at 1:08 AM
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    dude..idk..

    Mike and i passed a bunch of bikers doing TOTW..they were doing it..but holy shit did i feel sorry for them. All that padding and no AC..would be super hard to keep it going just up and up and up..i was impressed.
     
  19. Jun 6, 2012 at 1:10 AM
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  20. Jun 6, 2012 at 1:17 AM
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    Since when did we become a bunch of bitches?:D
    I ride in the desert quite often. Do I sweat my dick off? Ya, but I hardly notice it once I get going. It's not too much "padding" for the torso, just a thin jersey and a chest protector. I would certainly have to take more showers though. I would get as nasty from one day as I did all week riding in the comforts of the truck. It would be awesome to see the terrain from another perspective. You weren't on hells, but a guy on a bike did hells gate and made it almost to the top when the bike flipped out and landed sideways...i would have tried that without hesitation haha.

    lol, i dont need no viagra!
     
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