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post #16 of 22 Old 05-27-2010, 02:29 AM
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Perfect, thanks man. I'm just looking to get this thing in the jungle, see what the NW has to offer. Also, in my case, what would be good things to get for my WJ parts-wise?

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post #17 of 22 Old 05-27-2010, 02:37 AM
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Perfect, thanks man. I'm just looking to get this thing in the jungle, see what the NW has to offer. Also, in my case, what would be good things to get for my WJ parts-wise?
Are you bone-stock right now?

I suggest go get some Recovery points front and back, and a tow strap or two. would be a start, then it is a never ending list.. anything from lifts-tires-lockers-axles-lights-winch-skid-plates-re-gearing-etcetera
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post #18 of 22 Old 06-20-2010, 01:24 AM
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Any good trails near Portland? I live about an hour away and am new to JF and my 2000 WJ. Put a BB on and some Cooper Discoverer ST's on and want to try then out. Any suggestions?
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post #19 of 22 Old 06-20-2010, 11:17 AM
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Most of the wheelin in the area is all either in the coast range or at the coast. Google Browns Camp OHV and Sand Lake Oregon. There are a few other smaller areas too if your lookin to get your feet wet.

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post #20 of 22 Old 10-09-2012, 10:02 AM
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How about some good/long forest service roads? Anyone have some to recommend? It's been over a decade since I've been offroad and at this point I'm more looking for solitude. Wouldn't mind some fun stuff to play on though.
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post #21 of 22 Old 10-10-2012, 11:23 AM
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How about some good/long forest service roads? Anyone have some to recommend? It's been over a decade since I've been offroad and at this point I'm more looking for solitude. Wouldn't mind some fun stuff to play on though.

Lots of roads in the Mt. Hood Forest area. Go to Estacada Ranger station and grab a map.
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post #22 of 22 Old 10-10-2012, 11:35 PM
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LaDee flats is being built in Estacada,OR rite now. Trail is open to run and test.


Come check out the 1st Annual LaDee Flats 4x4 show with ALL the proceeds going to the LaDee Flats OHV trail system Project.

Date: Saturday, October 27th, 2012
Start Time: 10:00am
End Time: 4:00pm (or whenever everyone leaves)
Location: Hard Notched Customs... 1500 Washington st, Vancouver, WA 98660

Link to Facebook event page: 1st Annual LaDee Flats 4x4 show | Facebook





Those Guys Off Road, Grand Krawlers Off-Road, JeepTubes.com and Hard Notched Customs have teamed up to hold an event to help raise funds for the first legal 4x4 trail system in the MT Hood National Forest. In addition to raising funds for the trails, we also want to help put a smile on some kids faces this Christmas by delivering a ton of toys from the 4x4 world to Toys for Tots.


So come on out, raise some funds for the trails, bring a toy for the kids, and show us your mad flex! We'll have an RTI Ramp, a teeter totter, a DJ, a Halloween costume contest, games for the kids, games for the adults, some tasty grub, a raffle of a bunch of cool stuff, and an overall awesome time! So come out, have some fun, learn about the trails, and hang out with all the cool kids!


No charge for the event, but a suggested $10 donation would be much appreciated. Raffle tickets will be a buck a piece. Please bring a new unwrapped toy for the Toys for Tot's drive.
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