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Unread 05-19-2009, 12:44 PM   #1
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Wheeling in NWI

Hey, I just moved to Cedar Lake, IN from Grand Rapids, MI. Anyone know of any place close by (be it parks, two-tracks, etc.) besides the cliffs and the badlands? I need a place to test out my new lift and tires.

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Unread 05-19-2009, 03:14 PM   #2
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the only legal places around are the badlands and the cliffs, i have gone down to the badlands and back in a day its only about 1 1/2 hrs

I usually will post up before going down there and your welcome to come any time, always looking for more wheelin buddy's
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Unread 05-19-2009, 04:42 PM   #3
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I know of a road right in downtown schereville that has a posted "This road is abandoned travel at own risk sign!" It's sort of next to the police station, according to Google maps it's "Central Ave."

this link has a of pick the street runs North and South, between ouil tanks and along golf course

http://terraserver-usa.com/image.asp...55&Y=11485&W=3
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Unread 05-19-2009, 07:13 PM   #4
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it's schererville - how bad can it be?
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Unread 05-20-2009, 07:29 AM   #5
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I know of a road right in downtown schereville that has a posted "This road is abandoned travel at own risk sign!" It's sort of next to the police station, according to Google maps it's "Central Ave."

this link has a of pick the street runs North and South, between ouil tanks and along golf course

http://terraserver-usa.com/image.asp...55&Y=11485&W=3


i am going to look at that later today or tomorrow
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Unread 05-20-2009, 09:12 AM   #6
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i am going to look at that later today or tomorrow
let me know - hopefully next week I'll be up and running again - if it's somewhat worthy, I'll be happy to go out there with you.
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Unread 05-24-2009, 10:06 AM   #7
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what did you guys find out about this road? im from lowell, so im in the area if you guys find any places to wheel at.
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Unread 05-26-2009, 09:50 AM   #8
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i went down there on sat. it was all dried out but i could see that after a good rain there would be some nice muddy holes to blast through.

i will be going back there some time when i am out that way
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Unread 05-26-2009, 03:39 PM   #9
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ok looking at that pic that looks like lost marsh golf course? and isnt the police station downtown schereville?
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Unread 05-26-2009, 06:43 PM   #10
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Yea its right near the police staion and there is a golf course right there, its gota be ok cause of the sign "travel at own risk"

maybe since all this rain today there will actually be mud back there


were are you at in NWI tjdave
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Unread 05-27-2009, 03:30 PM   #11
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valpo for the moment. moving to kouts soon though.
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Unread 05-27-2009, 07:17 PM   #12
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valpo for the moment. moving to kouts soon though.

my boss keeps telling me of a big offroad or jeep store in valpo, ever see any thing like that? i cant rember the name right now but he said his brother used to go there a couple times a week (his brother has like 3 jeeps)
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Unread 07-21-2009, 02:19 AM   #13
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I'm from Highland but my Dad has 17acres out in Roselawn (by Demotte). It's got nice sand dunes and hills and trails. Once I get lifted and tires I'd be down to take a few peeps out that way.
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Unread 07-21-2009, 05:03 AM   #14
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my boss keeps telling me of a big offroad or jeep store in valpo, ever see any thing like that? i cant rember the name right now but he said his brother used to go there a couple times a week (his brother has like 3 jeeps)
hmm i dont think there is any place in valpo like that. maybe years ago there was but not anymore
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Unread 07-21-2009, 11:29 AM   #15
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I have been down that road mentioned above 3 or 4 times now even had some golfers looking crazy at me, im not much for mudboging so its not really fun, just more of a thing to do

dave i didnt think it was around still but figured since you were out there you might have seen it


newbomzwj, if you ever see a XJ 3" lift with a OD green front bumper around that's me i am in hessville your neighbor
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