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 Post subject: Out for a simple drive
PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 7:33 pm 
LOST Junkie
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Location: Canada
On Saturday morning I was invited to go on a scouting run for an upcoming snow run. Since the trailhead was an hour away and my trail Jeep (the YJ) isn't safety inspected yet I decided to trailer it.

What was supposed to be a simple drive down a familiar dirt road towing my YJ behind me wound up being a snow run :evil: It seems they don't plow this road during the wintertime.

Surprisingly I was doing pretty good on the unplowed road following another truck's path pulling 5,000 lbs of trailer behind me...until it came time to turn around. I had to unload the YJ off of the trailer, find a wide spot on the road and turn about the Libby & the trailer, drive back to the plowed section of road and load the YJ back up.
whew, I sure got my weekly exercise that day...never did make it to the real snow run.
maybe next weekend...

my trail & highway ride (and occasional tow rig)
04 Liberty Sport with a 2.5" lift, ProComp 245/75R16 AT's and two Hella700FF lamps (more accessories to come)

my trail queen
95 YJ with a RE 4" lift, 33" ProComp Extreme's, M8000 Winch, Lockrite Locker up front, Super35 in the rear and 4.88 gears

 Post subject: Re: Out for a simple drive
PostPosted: Tue Feb 16, 2010 5:21 pm 
Bush Hunter
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Location: Raleigh, NC
Well done! lol.

Sounds frustrating though.

-08 KK Bright Silver Met.
Mopar front tow hooks,
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Life size Amstaff terrier bobble head in rear seat :)

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