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Justin_B
06-29-2014, 06:55 PM
so this weekend a small group of us did the east harrison to boston bar run. what an awesome trip, even though it pissed rain on fri night and sat morning, as soon as we got up to the summit it opened up and was sunny for the rest of the trip. here are the photos i got

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random soggy spot for fri night

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soggy dog

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scotts light ate it

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roads were in good shape, just muddy

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water just rushing

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nice window scott

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pete and benny

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on the way up to the look out.

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view from the look out

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we were going to camp there on sat night, but there was some ppl there already and didnt wanna intrude so we decided to push further. and im glad we did, such a nice drive.

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further up the road

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the road up was decent, a little slick from the rain but not bad

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hit a small patch of snow on one of the dead end trails we took

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ended up camping in a small bowl at just over 5000 ft

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found some old core samples and what probably used to be a small shack of some sort.

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thats all the pics i got. it was nice to meet new ppl who love the out doors just as much as we do. Mike, Dwayne, Donna, Tara it was fun and i hope to do it again soon.[cheers]

kootenaycat
06-29-2014, 08:53 PM
Great pics! That old mining trail in the open hillside looks awesome! Exactly what we live for when out quadding :)

Justin_B
06-29-2014, 09:04 PM
Great pics! That old mining trail in the open hillside looks awesome! Exactly what we live for when out quadding :)

yeah it was pretty sweet, there were little trails all over the place, im sure it had snow on it up untill this week, everything was so soft. lots of quad tracks.

harvester_sorrow
06-29-2014, 11:21 PM
nice pics. must have been a cold night at 5000 feet

Chopstick
06-29-2014, 11:59 PM
Awesome! Would love to join u guys one day!

Justin_B
06-30-2014, 09:12 AM
yeah it got a little chilly, i think it got down to around 5-6 degrees. and chopstick ill let you know when were heading out again.

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on the way back down, in the clouds

Lieutenant Johnson
06-30-2014, 09:25 AM
never been passed the lookout ...cool to see there is a road that keeps going...thanks for sharing bud

Justin_B
06-30-2014, 09:58 AM
never been passed the lookout ...cool to see there is a road that keeps going...thanks for sharing bud

It actually loops back to the road that your on, before you turn left to start heading up to the lookout.

DIRTDIGGLER
06-30-2014, 05:29 PM
Like to do that trip one week

dirka dave
06-30-2014, 08:16 PM
Nice pics.

Good looking Toyota.

Apathy
07-01-2014, 10:09 AM
Thanks for sharing, looks like a fun trip

crazybushcreature
07-01-2014, 10:30 PM
Looks like a fun time

atoyot
07-02-2014, 12:01 PM
thanx fer sharing the trip looks like a great time....

vajayjay
07-02-2014, 01:19 PM
That looks like a nice trip [cheers]

atoyot
07-03-2014, 11:36 AM
im gonna do this run but go into bostonbar aswell....

thinkin in the next couple weeks.....



the road loos like shes in good shape just the usual couple rough spots..?

Chopstick
07-03-2014, 12:09 PM
Let me know when u go atoylet! Ill join ya!

Lieutenant Johnson
07-03-2014, 01:07 PM
im gonna do this run but go into bostonbar aswell....

thinkin in the next couple weeks.....



the road loos like shes in good shape just the usual couple rough spots..?


About 5-8 rigs heading out Aug 15-18 to do the Annual Nahatlatch trip...might head to Kwoiek creek up there too...welcome to join the convoy bud ...always a gooder ..

85chevy
07-03-2014, 03:00 PM
Let me know when u go atoylet! Ill join ya!
I would definitely join

Justin_B
07-03-2014, 03:24 PM
im gonna do this run but go into bostonbar aswell....

thinkin in the next couple weeks.....



the road loos like shes in good shape just the usual couple rough spots..?

Yah it was nice when we went, just those wash out spots. CRT construction have big camp set up around 45km mark.