Big Bear 4x4 Trek

Saturday, March 10, 2012 8:30am

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Description

ITINERARY:

Meet at Big Bear Lake Discovery Center Saturday March 10th 2012 at 8:30 am.

GOLD MOUNTAIN – 3N69 DIFFICULT

JACOBY CANYON – 3N61 MODERATE

LUNCH

CACTUS FLATS ROAD – 3N03 (SMARTS RANCH ROAD) EASY

HORSETHIEF FLAT – 3N03A DIFFICULT

RATTLESNAKE AND BURNS CANYON ROAD – 2N02/2N02H (CUTOFF) EASY

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ROUTE CAN CHANGE DEPENDING ON WEATHER CONDITIONS AND TIME

 

 


Rig & Run Details

The Run Liability Release Waiver must be printed, signed, and handed to the Trail Boss at the start of the Run. Click Here to Download

Ensure that your driving abilities and Rig meets the below requirements and recommendations.

Communications

  • CB Radio on Channel 4

Requirements

  • 33+ Minimum-Sized Tire
  • 2+ Minimum Suspension Lift
  • 4LO Minimum Transfer Case
  • Tow Hooks (D-Shackle)
  • Full-Sized Spare Tire
  • Tow Straps
  • Seat Belts
  • First Aid
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Battery Tiedown
  • Working Brakes

Difficulty: 2+


1 Graded road; Any 4x4 vehicle or higher clearance 2x4 vehicle with no other modifications
2 Road rarely maintained; 4x4 with no low bumpers. Anti-sway bar disconnects recommended. Minimum 30" tires and some off-road experience is helpful
3 Difficult terrain and road rarely maintained; 33" tires, Suspension lift, Off-road driving experience, body armor and Rear locker recommended. Stock vehicles will likely take damage
4 Very difficult terrain, road never maintained and possible erosion; 33" tires, Anti-sway bar disconnects, Rear hard locker, Off-road driving experience, and Rock sliders required. 35" tires, front locker, Full cage, and 4:1 transfer-case strongly recommended. Chance of mechanical failure and body damage
5 Extremely difficult terrain with large obstacles and roll over potential; Full cage required, 37" tires strongly recommended. Good chance of mechanical failure and strong chance of body damage

Map & Driving Directions

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Rendevous at: Big Bear Lake Discovery Center

Meet at Big Bear Lake Discovery Center

40971 North Shore Drive/ Hwy 38, Fawnskin CA 92333


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Participants (5 of Unlimited spots filled)

 OperatorJoinedMeet AtPsnsSeatsComment
thumbnailCharlie
Wrangler Rubicon Unlimited
03/04/12Rendevous00Trail Boss
thumbnailMADGAS
TJ
03/07/12Rendevous00I may finish with Holcomb creek trail
thumbnailSteelman
TJ - Wrangler
03/08/12Rendevous11Fairly sure that my son and I will join in! (Got a Saturday that he has no sporting events)
thumbnailfuelrod
Rubicon
03/09/12Trail Head00GOLD MOUNTAIN TRAIL HEAD @ 8:36 AYE!
thumbnailRoadrunner
Tj
03/10/12Rendevous10Charlie I am in Big Bear at our cabin Would like to buy dinner for all the people on the trek today Let me know
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