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Old June 9th, 2011, 13:37
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Red Elephant/Mill Creek/Bill Moore

Had a sweet day yesterday. Way better then working lol. Had 4 jeeps total, me, my buddy from naxja, ff33 and jeep9867. Started out on Red Elepant. Man has that trail changed alot, its way more dug out and a little harder then I remember it being. Made it up 1.5 no problems, then started hitting the snow. It already had tracks threw it, but whatever had gone threw must of been heavy, as the drifts were pretty slopped downwards and was a little sketch. Had to pull the winch a few times to get unstuck and out of a jam but nothing big. Started making new tracks about 2.5" miles in and started hitting some big drifts. Jeep9867 took lead and busted some big drifts and with a little shovel action, we made it to the fork where all the trails meet. Had lunch and traded wheeling stories. Then started up Mill creek. Hit a big 3ft drift right away that was prob 50 yards long. Had to do some winching to get threw but made it. Then hit the fork where you head up to Bill Moore, well there was no making it! Difts were huge and we just couldent get up them. So we backed down and started down to the main road to Bill Moore. Made it to my tracks from Sat and then started up Bill Moore. Made it to where we did on Sat as well. Alot of snow had melted since then but there was still a ton and we werent going any farther. Made it maybe another 10ft past my old tracks. All in all a great day. No major damage, just some scratches on the soft tops, tagged a few trees with the back of the jeep. Onto the pics








First big drift

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Old June 9th, 2011, 13:39
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Working the way around a down tree




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Old June 9th, 2011, 13:40
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Clearing a tree off the trail





Stuck between a rock and a hard place

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Old June 9th, 2011, 13:44
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Winch was required twice to get him out but we got him out


MAking fresh tracks






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Old June 9th, 2011, 13:46
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Old June 9th, 2011, 13:48
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Big drift towards the top

Lots of snow!!!

Making a path to begin busting it up

Starting to bash






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Old June 9th, 2011, 13:50
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haha love his shirt!


Almost at top


Last big drift before the top

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At the top for lunch. Love this group shot!

Playing around


First drift on Mill creek


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Old June 9th, 2011, 13:54
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I think im stuck!

Trying to break trail!


Stuck!


Letting the lady drive

Bill Moore. Not making it up to the lake till about july I would saw

What you have to make it threw

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Twas a great day of wheeling! Great pics Chad!
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Curious...as I sit in 98 degree Tennessee....what was the temperature up there? Lots of snow, but y'all are still in short sleeves.
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Old June 10th, 2011, 13:56
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I would say it was around 60 up there? It was a little windy but felt nice.
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