Training Day

Saturday, November 5, 2011 9am

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Description

Trip Description:     Rating: Easy.
This event is intended to improve skills on an off highway trip.  We'll cover what things to bring, the importance of a driver meeting, spotting, and recovery including winching.
There will be a Best Equipped Vehicle contest with prizes being given out for the best prepared vehicle/team.
The day will begin with an orientation at the visitor's center then we'll top off gas and move on to the Truckhaven 4x4 Training facility. 
Optional trail rides and/or obstacle to attempt will be available after training.  See attached map of the area.
Restrooms, tables and parking is provided.
      
Time & Place to Meet: Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011.
Meet at 9am at the Ocotillo Wells SVRA Visitor's Center on 5172 Hwy 78, Borrego Springs, CA.  ().  I  am coming from Orange county so those attending from Visitor Center Map San Diego can organize a caravan. 

Directions: Map of Ocotillo/Anza Borrego general area
Contact me if you have questions about how to get there.  http://ohv.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=1219
  
 What to bring: Picnic lunch, extra water, munchies, sunscreen, hat, CB radio with external antenna. Any recovery and emergency gear.
Saturday camping is optional for this trip.  Please let me know if you’re interested in camping so that we can coordinate with other members.  See Ocotillo Wells SVRA Map for more information on the area.

Communication:  CB  31 primary, 35 alternate / HAM 2m 147.480          

RSVP: To RSVP or for more information, contact Olaf Kilthau at olafkilt@offroadworld.org (562-233-6523) Hope to see you there!
Notes: Desert weather is always unpredictable. Check the weather and be prepared.

Trip Description:     Rating: Easy.
This event is intended to improve skills on an off highway trip.  We'll cover what things to bring, the importance of a driver meeting, spotting, and recovery including winching.
There will be a Best Equipped Vehicle contest with prizes being given out for the best prepared vehicle/team.
The day will begin with an orientation at the visitor's center then we'll top off gas and move on to the Truckhaven 4x4 Training facility. 
Optional trail rides and/or obstacle to attempt will be available after training.  See attached map of the area.
Restrooms, tables and parking is provided.
      
Time & Place to Meet: Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011.
Meet at 9am at the Ocotillo Wells SVRA Visitor's Center on 5172 Hwy 78, Borrego Springs, CA.  ().  I  am coming from Orange county so those attending from Visitor Center Map San Diego can organize a caravan. 

                   Directions: Map of Ocotillo/Anza Borrego general area
Contact me if you have questions about how to get there.  http://ohv.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=1219
  
                What to bring: Picnic lunch, extra water, munchies, sunscreen, hat, CB radio with external antenna. Any recovery and emergency gear.
Saturday camping is optional for this trip.  Please let me know if you’re interested in camping so that we can coordinate with other members.  See Ocotillo Wells SVRA Map for more information on the area.
 
                 Communication:  CB  31 primary, 35 alternate / HAM 2m 147.480

           RSVP: To RSVP or for more information, contact Olaf Kilthau at olafkilt@offroadworld.org (562-233-6523) Hope to see you there!
Notes: Desert weather is always unpredictable. Check the weather and be prepared.


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Discovery
10/25/11Organizer
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TJ sport
10/26/11 
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