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Default Killpecker Expedition 2010 - 1221 miles of awesome!

John and I decided to see just what the FZJ80 can do. We were impressed to say the least.

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Lesser Nighthawk
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Old 06-07-2010, 03:15 PM
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This is just East of the Medicine Bow Wilderness
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We were the first through and found many trees down
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Cleared with a little bit of winching
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This was as far as we wanted to go and turned back to the town of Encampment WY
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Old 06-07-2010, 03:16 PM
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Yep, wild horses
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This was our campsite for the night
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You don't want to know what that is but it smells really bad
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This was the longest day off pavement at 145 miles.
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Wild
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Wild and free
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That looks like an awesome trip!

I like the diversity of the scenery and conditions
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