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post #211 of 1296 Old 05-03-2009, 02:16 PM
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i wish i were going up. or doing anything out side, fishing or shooting clays
but i am stuck in side studying for finals!
Never understood that stuff, , , Ice fishin & trap shootin, , ,

The fish melted before I could get home, and the clays tasted like chalk.
Bobbin for beers, now there's a real sport.




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post #212 of 1296 Old 05-03-2009, 04:28 PM
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if anyone wants to get together and do a little wheeling the 17th/24th id be down, nothing to serious though 'cuz i'm still a noob and don't have any front recovery yet (hopefully by then i will).

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post #213 of 1296 Old 05-03-2009, 07:00 PM
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Subie-Jeep, Start puttin something together. Pick a spot and see who can make it on a date & time. Sign in here or PM those interested, , ,

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post #214 of 1296 Old 05-03-2009, 08:06 PM
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thats the thing,i don't know any good places really.i have only really gone mudding and all those places will most likely be dried up by then.i was just trying to get the ball rolling,hoping someone would else would know of a good place.
flathead pass?i've only been to where it first meets the river.
johnson canyon? i've been in there for a few miles but i only left the main road a few times and not very far.
little bear canyon?only been to the gate
jackson creek rd?i was back off of there playing paintball a few years ago but i don't remember it very much,i just remember skinny roads and crossing a creek.
hylite area,moose creek?i've been both places in my subaru didn't see much that would challange a jeep.

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post #215 of 1296 Old 05-03-2009, 11:44 PM
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Well here's your chance, I'd be willing to travel say 100 miles, nothing extreme as I don't want to tear up something that far away.

Anyone have any ideas? Maybe near Whitehall, 3Forks, anyplace?
Lets put something together, meet new people, and have some fun for a day.

From the looks of my yard and the temps I don't think anything will dry up very soon.

OK Subie-Jeep, I started, the tentative date will be May 17th, , , , Now comes the who, where, and how far.

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post #216 of 1296 Old 05-04-2009, 03:10 AM
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tizer lakes trail up by jefferson city is a fun trail, it may be alittle snowy in the shade, up at the top but if there was a few rigs going we would be fine im sure. might be alittle much of a drive for the bozeman guys. i'd be down for something like that.

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post #217 of 1296 Old 05-04-2009, 07:54 AM
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A plus is there shouldn't be any mosquitoes this time of year:-)

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post #218 of 1296 Old 05-04-2009, 08:44 AM
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Well when you guys figure out when/where i may try to make it... Hopefully by then i can sell my '93 YJ and get some new tires
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post #219 of 1296 Old 05-04-2009, 10:19 AM
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I'd be up for wheeling anytime anywhere really.

The problem is I just took a job down in Wyoming and I'm not sure when I bring my tools down and do oreintation.

It sucks that the FS gates off a lot of the good trails until mid-summer, when they actually are plenty dry way sooner.
There is some good wheeling on the north end of the Bridgers, near Flathead pass? My GF's grandparents own a couple hundred acres up there and I have never seen a gate closed.

I know the commiez frequent Hyalite, so good luck getting a tire off the pavement.
Speaking of Hyalite I went up there in the winter when I had my XJ, and found 2 vehicles stuck. Couldn't yank the burban out, they had 8 people in it. I had them all get out and pile in my Jeep, but had to wait and had some powerjoke pull them out.
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post #220 of 1296 Old 05-04-2009, 04:46 PM
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A plus is there shouldn't be any mosquitoes this time of year:-)
I saw my first one yesterday while hiking in Glacier Park. Thankfully it was cold out and she was pretty sluggish. Made for an easy kill.

Score so far this year....Me-1, skeeters-0.

Wish I could join you guys but I must work a little longer before any road trips. Be sure to take lots of pics.

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post #221 of 1296 Old 05-04-2009, 09:03 PM
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Yes the FS closes alot of roads off early spring... Last weekend i went out springhill. I was traveling alone so i took it easy.

Flathead pass doesnt have as much snow as you would think, but i had to turn around in fear of sliding into the creek at one point.

The access beyond it, Felix canyon was passable, but its not nearly as much fun as flathead... Still found enough to drive up there that it killed an afternoon.

Anyone else in bozeman got out anywhere this spring so far??
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post #222 of 1296 Old 05-05-2009, 04:48 PM
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garbs...do you have an eagle tattoo on your calf?

anyways...i am about to head out on friday after work... goin back to the 509

ill be back in early august...

good luck to all of you guys over the summer!

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post #223 of 1296 Old 05-05-2009, 08:45 PM
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garbs...do you have an eagle tattoo on your calf?

HAHA no that's not me, but one of the guys i work with!!

Make sure to check in when you get back to 406, we will have to meet up!
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post #224 of 1296 Old 05-06-2009, 04:28 PM
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HAHA no that's not me, but one of the guys i work with!!

Make sure to check in when you get back to 406, we will have to meet up!
will do, i am actually here till friday at noon because i am scheduled to work at ResNet, and i also have to take care of my meeting with the RD because I got written up for fighting in the dorms... oh well...lol

but, take it easy! I should be back a few times this summer to see some people over here...


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post #225 of 1296 Old 05-19-2009, 09:29 AM
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Yes the FS closes alot of roads off early spring... Last weekend i went out springhill. I was traveling alone so i took it easy.

Flathead pass doesnt have as much snow as you would think, but i had to turn around in fear of sliding into the creek at one point.

The access beyond it, Felix canyon was passable, but its not nearly as much fun as flathead... Still found enough to drive up there that it killed an afternoon.

Anyone else in bozeman got out anywhere this spring so far??

I went up flathead yesterday and it was pretty fun. but was unable to make it all the way over because of 1 spot that had about 100 yards of drifted snow. Still a good time though.
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