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post #61 of 80 Old 01-12-2012, 08:42 AM
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Anyone ever go off road next to the Lehigh river just outside Palmerton?



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post #62 of 80 Old 01-12-2012, 09:57 AM
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Are you talking about the trail the is accessed off the palmerton exit
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post #63 of 80 Old 01-12-2012, 10:05 AM
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Yeah you can see it driving south on 248


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post #64 of 80 Old 01-12-2012, 11:47 AM
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Your not talking about the one accross the river from 248? It's a park or something, cant do any wheelin there, took a field trip once and I said I would love to crawl over the mountain in my jeep and I got called out for "destruction of PA's beautiful land and ruining their work repairing what I destroy"...I so wanted to say I can get to see PA's great beatiful land because I can get there, but I just shup up and took a few more sentences about ATVs, dirtbikes, and jeeps and how their making the mountain the way "god designed it and intended it to be". Not going there again. I heard of a decent mud hole off 248 just before the palmerton exit, usually there's a cop sitting there or theres fishermen parked there in the summer.

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post #65 of 80 Old 01-12-2012, 11:49 AM
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From what i saw it was real nice. i had a liberty at the time so i didnt go out real far. The mud is the thick stuff so i wouldnt go out real far by myself.

If on 248 from slatington towards palmerton, get on the palmerton exit. Make a U turn at R&D powersports then get back on the exit ramp as if going back towards slatngton, you will see a dirt parking lot on the left you have to jump the center median which isnt high at all. its at the back of the dirt lot
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post #66 of 80 Old 01-12-2012, 12:05 PM
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here is the Cherokee that ended up pulling everyone out
That would of been me. I ended up winch myself out after you left thankfully that Chevy was still there.

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post #67 of 80 Old 01-12-2012, 12:15 PM
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YO buddy how have you been. you saved us big time that day lol
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post #68 of 80 Old 01-12-2012, 02:20 PM
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I was down there a year ago or so and went all the way to the end. It's not a big area. But there are hills to climb and some mud to run through.


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post #69 of 80 Old 01-12-2012, 03:48 PM
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Yea it was alright area to screw around. But they gated it now. You can still get in if you really want to you just gotta go down to the driveway before the fairgrounds. There is a path that leads off, and gets you in there. As for the Palmerton exit, I've been back there its not that great. And lately the cops have been sitting in there.

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post #70 of 80 Old 01-12-2012, 07:15 PM
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Anyone got pics from the loop in Slatington?

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post #71 of 80 Old 01-13-2012, 01:33 AM
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not good ones lol, just a few of my jeep. its nothing intense just a nice drive with some need to maneuver around rocks and a water hole here and there. ive never gone to the left up the mountain though
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post #72 of 80 Old 01-13-2012, 06:04 AM
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I'm digging it... just concerned with it patrolled.

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post #73 of 80 Old 02-16-2012, 02:37 PM
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I will be by lehigh valley, macgungie the next couple weekends and was looking to find a couple places to go and some people to meet up with. I am from NY but visiting my girl who lives in Macungie and would like to find a place or two nothing too crazy just some fun trails mud etc. Any suggestions?
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post #74 of 80 Old 02-17-2012, 09:30 AM
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the power lines over the mountain? near north loop I got a tresspassing motorvehicle fine up there right before new years... however heres a couple shots from up there
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post #75 of 80 Old 02-17-2012, 11:24 AM
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the power lines over the mountain? near north loop I got a tresspassing motorvehicle fine up there right before new years... however heres a couple shots from up there
Damn, how much? That looks fun, but I'd hate to get fined. So you were at the loop? Or did you just go farther and onto the power line trails?

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