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Unread 09-16-2013, 10:04 PM   #1
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SoCal/San Diego area ZJs Desert Trip

Looking to see if there is any interest in a October trip to the Ocotillo Wells OHRV park for a day trip or mayme a over night camp out. There are lots of trails and washes to run. Mild to moderate Off-Roading. I was thinking maybe the 3rd week,,, depending on the weather ( it needs to cool down).

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Unread 09-18-2013, 12:39 PM   #2
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sound pretty fun but not sure if im gonna be able to make it
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Unread 09-18-2013, 11:37 PM   #3
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sounds fun but this semester i have Saturday classes but i am always off on sundays. any particular reason for ocotillo? i always find that theres not much there for jeeps, yeah theres blow sand after that then what? a few rock gardens in some canyons?

for a day run why not keep it close and local?
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Unread 09-19-2013, 12:40 AM   #4
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OW, anza borrego, truckhaven, plaster city, they are all fun. dunno when ill be ready for the dez just yet. have a clutch rebuild kit on order for my rear LSD unit. gotta get that fixed and a new steering box before i can drive it any distance comfortably. been towing it on the flatbed for distance trips so far
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Unread 09-19-2013, 06:06 AM   #5
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sounds fun but this semester i have Saturday classes but i am always off on sundays. any particular reason for ocotillo? i always find that theres not much there for jeeps, yeah theres blow sand after that then what? a few rock gardens in some canyons?

for a day run why not keep it close and local?
Whats closer and more local than ocotillo wells? Coral canyon? Not much there either
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Unread 09-19-2013, 10:28 AM   #6
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Well there's, Rodriguez canyon, oriflame, neep squeeze, pancake rock. But if yoy are wanting to go out to ocotillo why not go out to superstition?

Or truckhaven instead of ocotillo.
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Unread 09-19-2013, 08:50 PM   #7
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Well there's, Rodriguez canyon, oriflame, neep squeeze, pancake rock. But if yoy are wanting to go out to ocotillo why not go out to superstition?

Or truckhaven instead of ocotillo.
Never heard of rodriguez canyon....ive only done quads and sand stuff at supersition...and that is really not much closer. Lots of trails and things to see at ocotillo between the mud dome...sandstone canyon...and a little outof the park is coyote canyon
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Unread 09-19-2013, 08:53 PM   #8
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Ok just watched a youtube video. My ZJ is not set up enough for that...this still isy DD
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Ok just watched a youtube video. My ZJ is not set up enough for that...this still isy DD
If I complete my tc swap before the date. I'm in. Where are you located? I'm in Chula Vista.
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Unread 09-19-2013, 09:23 PM   #10
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Unread 09-19-2013, 09:43 PM   #11
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The only reason why I brought up superstition is if you are going out to ocotillo then why not go a little further ~20 miles for a place with better obstacles. You have a little bit of everything that everyone can do. Plus there are way better dunes.
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