• Off Road Trips

    29th ORT In The Lone Ranger โ€“ 1-1-15 Washita MX

    Well I managed to sneak another trip in with the truck for our annual New Years Day run. I didnโ€™t get to wheel the truck as much as I would have like to have as 3 of the Jeeps I was running around with suffered some failures (Dead hub/locker, Popped shaft, no start). Since the trucks future looks bleak, I havenโ€™t spent any time fixing things on it, so onto the trailer it went for…

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    27th ORT in The Lone Rangerโ€“ SMORR 10-11-14

    Still beating this thing around… this was one very wet weekend! While I was looking forward to camping this weekend, I wasnโ€™t too upset that we wussed out and hotel camped. We met up with the usual group + Bray at the part and covered about 8 miles worth of trails: Even with the light rain throughout the day, it was still a good time, and there was decent traction throughout the park: The YJ…

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    26th ORT in The Lone Ranger โ€“ Washita 7-26-14

    This is the first time Iโ€™ve been down to Washita since the new ownership has taken over. While they arenโ€™t open as much as they used to be, the park is better marked than it has ever been! Itโ€™s been over a year since Iโ€™ve made the trip down there so it was nice to get back to the old stomping grounds, even if it was 200ยฐF out side! Needless to say it was extremely…

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    25th ORT in The Lone Ranger โ€“ SMORR 6-21-14

    We headed down to SMORR with several folks from SIJA and MO4wd. Some familiar faces and some strangers. Good times were had. Lots of photos in the link below: Slideshow of all the photos (Click Me!) Loaded up the truck and went to work on Friday, patiently waiting for the bell to ring to head South: We had to make a quick stop in Rolla for some grub and check out the XJโ€™s steering. It…