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    23rd ORT in The Lone Ranger โ€“ Moonlight Racing 3-15-14

    Itโ€™s been way too long since Iโ€™ve had the chance to go out and play (9/13 was the last outing). Kiddo is taking up quite a bit of time so the truck doesnโ€™t see much in the way of play time anymore. But hey, It was nice to get out into the woods again! When was the last time you saw a Mercury Wagon on the road? We showed up with a huge crowd and…

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    22nd ORT in The Lone Ranger โ€“ Stocker no Locker at Moonlight Racing 9-22-13

    While Iโ€™m far from being a stocker, and I definitely have lockers, I rounded up a noob driver to chaufer me around during this local even put on by Mo4wd. We wound up having a blast on the easy trails in the morning, and in the afternoon I graduated my noob to a few of the harder trails We managed to cover a little over 5 miles of trails: I didnโ€™t take too many photos,…

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    18th ORT in The Lone Ranger – Moonlight Racing 6-1-13

    This park exceeded all the expectations we had going into it. Iโ€™m looking forward to the next trip out there, but weโ€™ll probably hold off until it cools off some and kills some bugs (tick central right now!). Started out very wet: We traveled a little over 9.5 miles over the course of the day: We wandered around on the North East side of the park, until we got yelled at. Apparently you need to…

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    Moonlight Racing 1-31-15

    1st ORT in the TJ โ€“ Moonlight Racing 1-31-15 Our first trip out in the TJ was an easy shake down run to Moonlight with the boy.ย  I was somewhat concerned as to how well the boy (and wife) would tolerate the rawness of the TJ.ย  The last wheeler (1994 Ranger) was pretty plush with a decent interior, A/C, and sound deadening.ย  So the TJ is a step backward in those departments.ย  But my fears…