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Old 01-20-2018, 12:24 PM
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With the low snow totals...Pickle Gulch out by Central City *Might* not be too bad right now. Anyone know?
Ha ha up until now you were probably okay, but there should be quite a bit of snow dropping tonight. It remains to be seen, but winter may finally be upon us.
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Old 01-20-2018, 12:30 PM
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Not much is open until summer, but we used a gazetteer for years to finds roads and trails to explore. Charles Wells has a few great books that will give you Trail ratings and directons, as well as some tips. Bring food good tires and a buddy or two and go exploring
I am using:
  • Alltrails.com and the Alltrail app
    FunTreks books, I have the Colorado and Northern Colorado books.
    trailsoffroad.com
    traildamage.com
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Welcome. Come on the snow run Feb 10th
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Old 01-27-2018, 10:18 AM
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Not much is open until summer, but we used a gazetteer for years to finds roads and trails to explore. Charles Wells has a few great books that will give you Trail ratings and directons, as well as some tips. Bring food good tires and a buddy or two and go exploring
This should be a new 4x4 owner sticky, spend a summer packing lunches and progressing through Charles Wells' books from easy to difficult as you gain confidence in your truck and, while references Delorme Gazetters, an increasing feel for Colorado. That's what we did, too!
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The good news is all the built rigs were intimidated by your stock 40 that can spank lots of trails in Colorado, they were the intimidated ones.
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