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Old 04-28-2012, 10:49 AM
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Getting higher in elevation as we head towards Haines, Alaska.
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Old 04-28-2012, 10:53 AM
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Evening sets in.
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-Perry Loughridge aka "Skelator" aka KDLDQ
4th gen Coloradoan.
-87 Toyota 4runner. Flat bed by Proffitts Cruisers 5.29 gears, rear locker. 33" mt/r tires. Snackster cooker. Eazi-Awn 1200 RTT and more tube work by the Homegrown Crew . And still more to come


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Old 04-28-2012, 11:05 AM
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The Sunsets seem to last foreever up here.
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Decending into Haines, Alaska with the setting sun. Almost to the boarder.
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Our hotel for the night.
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Views from the hotel.
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4th gen Coloradoan.
-87 Toyota 4runner. Flat bed by Proffitts Cruisers 5.29 gears, rear locker. 33" mt/r tires. Snackster cooker. Eazi-Awn 1200 RTT and more tube work by the Homegrown Crew . And still more to come


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Old 04-28-2012, 11:11 AM
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We spent the morning wondering around the town of haines before heading on.
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4th gen Coloradoan.
-87 Toyota 4runner. Flat bed by Proffitts Cruisers 5.29 gears, rear locker. 33" mt/r tires. Snackster cooker. Eazi-Awn 1200 RTT and more tube work by the Homegrown Crew . And still more to come


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Old 04-28-2012, 02:52 PM
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Bald eagles chiin in the bay.
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Checking out the old Military Base in Haines.
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Nother Cruiser sighting.
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Some more exploring, just outside of town.
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4th gen Coloradoan.
-87 Toyota 4runner. Flat bed by Proffitts Cruisers 5.29 gears, rear locker. 33" mt/r tires. Snackster cooker. Eazi-Awn 1200 RTT and more tube work by the Homegrown Crew . And still more to come


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Old 04-28-2012, 02:57 PM
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Came across this old guy, resting the rest of his life away.
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The stories it cold tell.
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Taking a moment to check over some of the suspension. All ok.
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-Perry Loughridge aka "Skelator" aka KDLDQ
4th gen Coloradoan.
-87 Toyota 4runner. Flat bed by Proffitts Cruisers 5.29 gears, rear locker. 33" mt/r tires. Snackster cooker. Eazi-Awn 1200 RTT and more tube work by the Homegrown Crew . And still more to come


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Old 04-28-2012, 03:02 PM
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Terribly terrified of the ocean.
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Checking out some more of Haines.
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4th gen Coloradoan.
-87 Toyota 4runner. Flat bed by Proffitts Cruisers 5.29 gears, rear locker. 33" mt/r tires. Snackster cooker. Eazi-Awn 1200 RTT and more tube work by the Homegrown Crew . And still more to come


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Old 04-29-2012, 09:23 AM
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Continuing with pics.

Lots of waterfalls around Haines.
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More exploreing.
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One of the locals told us about a great lae to check out. Forgot to mention the trail was still blocked by snow.
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Enjoyed the views for a time though.
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-Perry Loughridge aka "Skelator" aka KDLDQ
4th gen Coloradoan.
-87 Toyota 4runner. Flat bed by Proffitts Cruisers 5.29 gears, rear locker. 33" mt/r tires. Snackster cooker. Eazi-Awn 1200 RTT and more tube work by the Homegrown Crew . And still more to come


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Old 04-29-2012, 09:30 AM
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More cruiser spottings. 40 and 55.
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Opposite views along the Haines Highway. Heading back to Haines Junction and continuing the drive north.
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-Perry Loughridge aka "Skelator" aka KDLDQ
4th gen Coloradoan.
-87 Toyota 4runner. Flat bed by Proffitts Cruisers 5.29 gears, rear locker. 33" mt/r tires. Snackster cooker. Eazi-Awn 1200 RTT and more tube work by the Homegrown Crew . And still more to come


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Old 04-29-2012, 09:44 AM
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As stated, it was a great drive to Haines, Ak.
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4th gen Coloradoan.
-87 Toyota 4runner. Flat bed by Proffitts Cruisers 5.29 gears, rear locker. 33" mt/r tires. Snackster cooker. Eazi-Awn 1200 RTT and more tube work by the Homegrown Crew . And still more to come


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