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Beater 08-23-2010 09:45 AM

metberry 7-21-2010
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Ran down to hopefully fish and camp. well, the good news is that no one was there, and the areas is still lightly trafficked. The bad news is that the trails in that area are SEVERELY washed out. In fact, Metberry was closed after the slab. The slab area is completely washed out, and equal in difficulty now to the drop in on gold bar. I got each rear tire about 12" in the air on the decent. no mean feat with a 125" wheelbase.

So call the ranger's office before you plan on hitting the river.

Beater 08-23-2010 09:46 AM

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beauty shot

simps80 08-23-2010 04:05 PM

great pictures!

is that really the only T100 in the club? kinda surprising, I see a lot of 'em on the road still

thanks for sharing!

subzali 08-27-2010 10:22 AM

That looks like Longwater Rock on Longwater Gulch?

AxleIke 08-27-2010 11:46 AM

Nice! Looks like a fun trail!

Beater 08-27-2010 01:39 PM

did metberry and longwater.

subzali 08-27-2010 04:49 PM

Sweet. How were the fallen trees? Any big ones across the trail? Last October there were lots across the trail on Hackett Gulch and Longwater Gulch...

Beater 08-27-2010 08:27 PM

trails were cleared, but all the rain has been hard on the trails and roads down there. You can normally fly down 51 into divide (you know - the dirt road that connects all the trails and turns into 5) but it was rutted and cross washed something awful.

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