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4runner
07-29-2012, 04:32 PM
A couple of photos from a run yesterday with a group from toyota-4runner.org to the Bonazna Off Highway Vehicle Tour.

Heading down the trail
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Doozi on the trail
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Narrow shelf road, what the photo doesn't show is the rock outcropping into the trail
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Stop for a break along 'Toll Road' to take in the view
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Lunch stop up one of the old mines
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Old mine sites in the area
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Coming up the trail we ran into someones trailer that they made out of an old Dodge van
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I wonder what triple 'A' thought of this
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The rainstorms going on around us
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Doozi's Toyota Commerical photo
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4runner
07-29-2012, 04:33 PM
Acidmeld heading up 'Whale Hill'
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Doozi heading up 'Whale Hill'
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Final group shot
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The two things I learned on this trip is that vsc/trac control sucks and the Wilson 'Lil' will mag mount cb antenna can take a beating.