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Planning: TECORE XIII Oct-2016

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by NC_IslandRunner » Tue Jun 21, 2016 11:42 am

It's been talked about and kicked around, so lets set something up for the fall! Hopefully my TB will be back in shape by them, I got the parts from Matt a few months ago and need to get them on the truck.

I'm thinking mid October, either the 7th-9th or 14th-16th.

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by HARDTRAILZ » Tue Jun 21, 2016 2:34 pm

I like this idea. I do not think I have anything that month til the boys birthday at the end of October
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by Regulator1175 » Wed Jun 22, 2016 12:00 am

I would be good for either weekend.
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by Fisker » Wed Jun 22, 2016 12:02 pm

:drool3: I'd love to participate. Will be watching to see when it goes down!

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by mason10198 » Wed Jun 22, 2016 12:12 pm

Dang, I would love to come but I'm not sure if I can get that far away from home for that long during the school year. My birthday is the first of October, I wonder if I could schedule something.

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by Fisker » Wed Jun 22, 2016 2:08 pm

Any thoughts as to where we go? I know Hardtrailz mentioned before that you pretty much always go the same place, would that be the case now too?
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by NC_IslandRunner » Wed Jun 22, 2016 11:37 pm

I kind of like that area for this, going to a park would change the spirit of it too much. I don't really go to GWNF any other trips.
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by Fisker » Thu Jun 23, 2016 7:36 am

Okay sounds good to me, not a terrible trip from where I am.
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by HARDTRAILZ » Thu Jun 23, 2016 8:19 am

I was not thinking one of the smaller parks like around here, but either another public area or one of the big parks like rush or windrock that are 7,000 and 35,000 acres respectively. Although I do not think those trips would be "TECORE" but just another group venture potentially.

TECORE is seemingly set to the basics of where it is and works well for what it is. If not it would not have lasted this long and had so many participants over the years. It is a great all-inclusive trip for those starting and those that just want to get together and hangout without worry over really pushing the truck. A great trip for those that travel far since you have a great chance of no major issues leaving you stranded, but allows you to be in the backwoods and meet some other members in a beautiful piece of this great country.
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by escapepilot » Thu Jun 23, 2016 3:33 pm

I'll be ready by October - I think.
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by Fisker » Sun Jun 26, 2016 9:47 pm

Just to get this back up on the recent posts.
Started making a list today of things I want to get done and ready by mid to late September. Rear 2" lift, skid plate, full size spare. Looking at around 800$ Including whatever I need for food/ gas ext. already own camping gear and some basic recovery gear! Looking forward to this happening!
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by Anthony Hernandez » Mon Jun 27, 2016 11:41 am

If I can find time to get the swap done by then I'll be down. Time is the key, seem to never have enough.
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by Moots1288 » Mon Jun 27, 2016 6:28 pm

I think I actually can make this one. Any weekend of October should be fine.
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by anthonyl79 » Mon Jun 27, 2016 10:10 pm

Where is this place at? I would possibly like to join if my right is ready.

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by NC_IslandRunner » Wed Jun 29, 2016 8:04 pm

anthonyl79 wrote:Where is this place at? I would possibly like to join if my right is ready.

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North-West of Harrisonburg VA, a bit of a haul for a 2 night trip but you are welcome to come.
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by Norcrosski » Sat Jul 02, 2016 2:05 pm

If I have regeared by then I am interested

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by v7guy » Mon Jul 04, 2016 4:29 pm

I'm pretty doubtful I'll make an October trip.
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by dvanbramer88 » Mon Jul 11, 2016 8:49 pm

I really need to get mine off the ground and up in the air on good rubber.
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by Trail X » Tue Jul 12, 2016 2:30 pm

I might be able to join in Oct. Work should slow down a little after September.
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by NC_IslandRunner » Fri Jul 22, 2016 1:28 pm

Got me a cutter, I think I'm getting the hang of it!

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