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Unread 08-30-2008, 10:35 PM   #31
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shoulda seen it before 2005 then, you could take a Civic up through there before the rains exposed and washed all those boulders down there.

yeah, all the really gnarly obstacles are in the washes.
I did see it before 05 I remember driving a honda crv through there in 2000
I also remember running it right after it got washed out
that was when it was fun

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Unread 08-31-2008, 12:27 PM   #32
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so where are all these places out at the dunes?
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Unread 08-31-2008, 02:26 PM   #33
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heres some pics
we might be doing a run out there again when it starts to cool off
we just ran those trails (well one of them) a couple weeks ago
the first 4 pics are from about a year ago







these are from a few weeks ago




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Unread 08-31-2008, 02:39 PM   #34
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that looks sick! we need to go out there.
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Unread 08-31-2008, 03:24 PM   #35
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I can get a run together anytime but it might be better iff we waight till it cools down a little
it was hot a couple weeks ago and I think thats why half the group left
at the end of noname

the pahrump valley 4wheelers are running lovell canyon and potato ridge tomarrow
Some of us are running the wash and I think we might have a chain saw so we can remove the dead tree in the wash so we can stay in the wash and check out the rest of it


If you think the pics from noname is cool heres a couple pics of jacks trail
this is the beginning of jacks
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Unread 08-31-2008, 03:34 PM   #36
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more of jacks trail








the last obstical



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Unread 08-31-2008, 03:36 PM   #37
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I didnt mean to hijack the thread
I just think its cool to see wheeling pics on the threads
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Unread 08-31-2008, 03:41 PM   #38
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no prob. I've never been to Nellis Dunes. I hear there's a bit of everything out there. I'm not into rockcrawling but it is way cool to see the gnarly stuff. didn't know where no name was before. now I do!
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Unread 08-31-2008, 05:42 PM   #39
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I didnt mean to hijack the thread
I just think its cool to see wheeling pics on the threads
hahaha i hear ya man. i sometimes finding myself scrollin through threads just looking for pics. but yea we def have to set something up sometime. any major breaks on the last run?
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Unread 08-31-2008, 06:18 PM   #40
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jacks trail the only thing that happend was a door got smashed
he got that fixed
also the unimog rolled over and the red flat fender rolled




on noname we had a spring shackle rip off the frame of the jeep
good thing he had an on board welder
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Unread 08-31-2008, 06:56 PM   #41
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the pahrump valley 4wheelers are running lovell canyon and potato ridge tomarrow
Some of us are running the wash and I think we might have a chain saw so we can remove the dead tree in the wash so we can stay in the wash and check out the rest of it
Where and when are these meet ups? Im looking for something to do tomarrow!
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Unread 08-31-2008, 07:56 PM   #42
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I normaly post those runs on a few vegas websites

http://www.vv4w.org/index2.asp

http://www.sincity4x4.org/

http://www.tacomaterritory.com/forum...play.php?f=102

http://nevadabackroaders.com/phpbb3/

http://jeep.meetup.com/225/
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Unread 09-02-2008, 11:40 AM   #43
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Are all these pics from Potato Ridge? Still have yet to make that run.
My buddy is in a Stock JK unlimited... think he could make it thru?

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Unread 09-02-2008, 01:52 PM   #44
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id say he could make it. there are a few parts that may take some manuevering but for the most part the trail is fairly easy. im completely open, then again the trxus mts and v8 help a bit. lol
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Unread 09-02-2008, 09:54 PM   #45
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well, considering that I made it with Sahara sidesteps and mudflaps on 30s the first time i did this trail and didn't bottom out, he could make it on a JK with 32s. surely a 4 door would be okay.

but it really, really helps to have disconnects on this trail, and not be totally stock.
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