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post #2026 of 41864 Old 11-19-2011, 08:37 AM
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This is probably the best picture taken in the area. Nice color balance. The only thing that would have made this better is if my big Charlie Brown head wasn't in the picture.

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post #2027 of 41864 Old 11-19-2011, 08:38 AM
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Last picture for now. My Jeep can easily handle inclines like that. There's Mrs. StupidBunny trying to hold back the awesome. Disregard the tilted horizon and mountain. There is no camera trickery here.
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post #2028 of 41864 Old 11-19-2011, 08:51 AM
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Glad your back YSB.....
Let your wife move to venetian LLC. They cover 100% of everything(xcept some dental cosmetics).
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She looked at that, but there aren't any positions available there that compare to her current position. She just got another huge raise and bonus. If not for the medical bills, we'd be doing well financially. Now is not a good time to switch jobs anyway. These days, she's lucky to have a fulltime job on the Strip.
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post #2030 of 41864 Old 11-19-2011, 10:33 AM
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Did you take the side road up to the upper tailing pile? The turn off wasn't obvious at first, either from the ground or in google earth, but it would've taken you to near the top.
That was our second trip to that mine. We climbed it the first time and didn't notice the trail. We drove it up the last time, but it still only got us about halfway up. You are right that it's difficult to see. Even when you first turn onto it, it's hard to tell if it's actually a trail.

We went into every adit from top to bottom. It's always fun to explore, but we were disappointed that there wasn't much in the upper areas. All of them were just ore chutes to the lower levels. There were 4 main shafts up there. Each trickled down into the 2 main lower levels.
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post #2031 of 41864 Old 11-19-2011, 01:25 PM
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hello everyone.

long time no talk. i havent been in the vegas section in a couple months.



i might be coming up to vegas to visit family again for the holidays and as always am thinking about toting the jeep behind the truck up there.

i would like to see if anyone is trying to do any runs thanksgiving weekend. i want to run Logandale again. i have a 4 day weekend so will be in town thurs-sun. i am good for a fri or sat run.


if no one posts about wanting to go for a run before weds i WILL NOT be towing my jeep up there with me. its gets expensive in gas.



let me know

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post #2032 of 41864 Old 11-19-2011, 02:38 PM
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Back home now. Which one of you has the red JK? About an hour ago we were leaving St. Rose hospital on Eastern. Someone in a red JK yells "Hey, Stupid Bunny!" as he passes. He saw my wife was driving and his smile went away.
I've got a dark red JK, but if I would've seen your wife I would've yelled "Hey MRS Stupid Bunny!"

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I saw that a few weeks ago. Kinda pissed me off. Not just for their stupidity, but the way they defended their immaturity in the comments. What they did is the kind of things a 5th grader would do.

It annoys me when I see people littering. I also view mines as historic sites, so in my head they're littering a historic site in the worst way. Also, from what I've seen, mines that are covered with bars are often done so to support a bat population.

I hope to see them on a future episode of 1,000 Ways To Die.
I shouldn't have said "like." It's amazing that people would think it a good idea to blast away at something that might just be the only thing keeping the roof over their own heads.

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post #2034 of 41864 Old 11-19-2011, 05:23 PM
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I'm down for Saturday after thanksgiving trail. Work fri, but off sat-mon. Davidsonlaw- idiots don't think, let alone think about the consequences. The difference between stupidity and ignorance!

The difference between stupidity and ignorance. Ignorance is doing something wrong and not knowing better. Stupidity is knowing better, but doing it anyway. Don't be stupid!
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post #2035 of 41864 Old 11-20-2011, 05:53 PM
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hello everyone.

long time no talk. i havent been in the vegas section in a couple months.



i might be coming up to vegas to visit family again for the holidays and as always am thinking about toting the jeep behind the truck up there.

i would like to see if anyone is trying to do any runs thanksgiving weekend. i want to run Logandale again. i have a 4 day weekend so will be in town thurs-sun. i am good for a fri or sat run.


if no one posts about wanting to go for a run before weds i WILL NOT be towing my jeep up there with me. its gets expensive in gas.



let me know

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I would but I should have the motor completely out and dis this weekend, and my truck has a lift but not really set up for anything serious. I may take some atvs out that way.
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You guys always want to do **** when I have plans. I'm headed to Dumont this weekend. Maybe the following

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Ok guys so now retract my last post, I will not be coming to vegas for thanksgiving weekend anymore...

I should be coming back though within a month or so

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How to have a hot meal on the trail without a fire or microwave.

Step 1. Get some hot dogs.
Step 2. Wrap them up in aluminum foil.
Step 3. Get some large hose clamps. These were from a dryer tube.
Step 4. Strap the bytches to your radiator hose and drive.
I bought a snowmobile a few years ago, it had a "muffpot" a small metal container that clamps to the exhaust. maybe you can fit one on your jeep.

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I bought a snowmobile a few years ago, it had a "muffpot" a small metal container that clamps to the exhaust. maybe you can fit one on your jeep.
I looked at the picture before reading your post and couldn't figure out what part of the Jeep that was. What an odd name.

There are now microwaves that plug into the cig lighters. They sell for around $200. Would be nice to be able to heat up a quick meal on the trail.

Or this works. Mmmmm...smores.
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