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Corbet 03-15-2012 02:42 PM

Live from the CM12 pre run
Just pulled into Area BFE. My phone does not have enough signal for a picture upload:rant:

nakman 03-15-2012 03:13 PM

Sweet, have fun guys! :bowdown:

leiniesred 03-15-2012 04:07 PM

I'll be there tomorrow afternoon

Inukshuk 03-15-2012 05:23 PM

How is it?

Leaving Denver now. monitoring 146.460. the connection and for laughs, CB4

Will shout out to BFE from 191.

Red_Chili 03-15-2012 07:21 PM

You know what they say... no pics, didn't happen. I think these guys are sitting in that Twin Peaks place leading us on. All a big conspiracy. You heard it here first.

gahi 03-17-2012 08:10 PM

Ran Kane Creek today with the crew. Thanks for letting me tag along!

I'm horrible about taking pics, so....





Did this somewhere along the way:D


caught the drivers side one too, just not as bad.

Corbet 03-18-2012 09:31 AM

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Here we go. Area BFE Thursday afternoon.

Corbet 03-18-2012 09:40 AM

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Copper Ridge dinosaur track site. There are a few places to see tracks in and around Moab. Might be a good addition to a family type run in the future. Bridger sure thought they were cool. This site is 23 miles NW of town just off HWY 191. You can get to the trail head with any car. The walk is about 500 yards.

Corbet 03-18-2012 10:00 AM

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We ran Hell's Revenge as a group on Friday to start things off. No drama on the trail. We run all the optional obstacles of course.

Corbet 03-18-2012 10:15 AM

Thursday afternoon Myself, Daniel and Steve Powers headed out to explore the beginning of Porcupine Rim the branches off of Fins and joins the Porcupine Rim route we traditionally run. I've been wanting to add this section to my Friday run.

Route finding is a little confusing after you leave Fins. There are a few spurs and we made a circle once only to retrace our steps. (Daniel decided to head back to town after getting lost) I really like the extra section. There are a few ledges to climb much like the rest of Porcupine and some deep sand to drive. Almost dune like. Some cool views to match.

However the intersection where you regain the main trail is the same off camber spot at the beginning of the standard run. Its a pretty challenging spot that has a definite chance of a roll to get back up on the main trail. Both myself and Steve had to lock both axles get through after a healthy attempt of stacking rocks open.

It was our opinion that unless we changed the vehicle requirements for Porcupine it would not be possible to add this section at CM12. I can't see an open vehicle making it let alone a group of them. Sorry I forgot to take any pictures:doh:

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