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Old March 13th, 2011, 16:26
xj-grin xj-grin is offline
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China Wall 3-13-11

jimgrms, my fried Wacky and I had some fun on China Wall today, along with some real cool folks from over at

As many of you know, China Wall, while never "gnarly" had the displeasure of being "improved" by the USFS a couple of years ago, which to their mind meant draging a grader over it... only a couple rocky sections remain, but all in all it is a good time when breakage is not something you want to risk...

Wacky in the "rock garden" ('03 Rubi on 35" Trepadors/Clayton):

jimgrms -- I'm betting this is his new screensaver/avatar:

my WJ's virgin trip off the pavement:

a bit of trimming/bumpstopping left to do, but she flexes out pretty damn well:

Cool dude we met on the trail - "chericon" over a cojeeps:

couple of vids (not particularly thrilling...)

Had some fun stuck in a cattle drive on the way back to Hwy 24 on the Tarryall road... those silly bovines just didn't want to move!

Thanks to all, a good time was had!
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Old March 13th, 2011, 17:06
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Re: China Wall 3-13-11

Today was a lot of fun ,and i am amazed that i didn't get high centered any where and my drive shafts and exaust systems are still attached to the wj, Maybe cause i didn't have 19 spotters lol,
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Old March 13th, 2011, 18:05
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I damn near called in "sick" for tonight for this..... just too much going on and I don't need anymore negative attention from the brass......

Looks like you guys had a really nice fun run. The WJ's look to be working well.
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Old March 13th, 2011, 18:15
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Re: China Wall 3-13-11

DAMNIT... I knew i shoulda gone... I just wasn't feeling good.
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Old March 13th, 2011, 19:48
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Re: China Wall 3-13-11

looks like ya guys had fun. cool seeing al teh "clean" rigs out there getting after it
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Old March 17th, 2011, 13:51
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Looks like a great day.
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Old March 25th, 2011, 18:52
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Re: China Wall 3-13-11

Grin, that thing looks really nice man.
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