Moving the Baton Rouge - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Four Wheeling Forums > Wheelin' Neighborhood > South Central USA > Louisiana Jeep Forum > Moving the Baton Rouge

Eliminate Hood Flutter!!!WJ Shackle Tabs: Tow-Hook Replacements2014 Spartan Locker Special - While Supplies Last! Dana 3

Reply
Unread 04-24-2013, 02:39 PM   #1
sxysouthtx
Registered User
1993 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Baton Rouge, Horrible LA
Posts: 879
Moving the Baton Rouge

Well, I just got a job in Baton Rouge. Been away from the gulf coast for a while now and I miss it to the point that it makes me sick. Just wondering about state inspection laws, gulf fishing spots, beaches, safe neighborhoods, etc. Wondering if you guys could point me in the right direction.

__________________
Not much motion in the ocean, but I'm the captain.
sxysouthtx is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 04-25-2013, 09:13 AM   #2
dayriesw
Web Wheeler
 
dayriesw's Avatar
2005 LJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Louisiana
Posts: 5,196
What are you wondering about. Personally, up in Alexandria, there aren't many people checking that closely the inspection criteria. What are you deficient on?

Beaches that I know you can drive are: Rutherford, Holly and another in that area which are due South of Lake Charles. I know there are a few Islands you can drive on but I don't know the names and I don't salt water fish.... I would call wild life and fisheries before going for a drive.
__________________
Impact Orange LJ - DD...sitting low, flat bottomed, fully armored and locked on 37s
dayriesw is online now   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 04-25-2013, 10:11 AM   #3
sxysouthtx
Registered User
1993 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Baton Rouge, Horrible LA
Posts: 879
The only deficiency is that my tires stick out a couple inches past my bushwacker flairs. Nervous it might get rejected due to fender laws.
__________________
Not much motion in the ocean, but I'm the captain.
sxysouthtx is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 04-25-2013, 07:25 PM   #4
dayriesw
Web Wheeler
 
dayriesw's Avatar
2005 LJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Louisiana
Posts: 5,196
Mine stick out 10" past my body on each side now and have run my sticking out 8" past the tub without flares at all for over a year. I wouldn't worry that much.
__________________
Impact Orange LJ - DD...sitting low, flat bottomed, fully armored and locked on 37s
dayriesw is online now   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 04-25-2013, 07:51 PM   #5
sxysouthtx
Registered User
1993 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Baton Rouge, Horrible LA
Posts: 879
Fair enough. Looks like I'll be getting some tubes after the registration.
__________________
Not much motion in the ocean, but I'm the captain.
sxysouthtx is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 04-28-2013, 08:46 AM   #6
booked101
Registered User
1997 ZJ 
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Hammond, La
Posts: 573
i didnt know we had "fender" laws. lol
__________________
good gas mileage is highly overrated.
(J)ust(E)mpty(E)very(P)ocket
booked101 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 04-28-2013, 09:23 AM   #7
sxysouthtx
Registered User
1993 YJ Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Baton Rouge, Horrible LA
Posts: 879
I looked them up a while back. But it seems no one enforces them. Well, I am going to be there on the 1st. I'm a little excited. Taking my YJ for this 12 hr drive. I may take the windows out depending on the weather.
__________________
Not much motion in the ocean, but I'm the captain.
sxysouthtx is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.
Note: All free e-mails have been banned due to mis-use. (Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, etc.)
Don't have a non-free e-mail address? Click here for a solution: Manual Account Creation
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Thread Tools






Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.