MT ISA SOCIAL 4x4 photos.Also dirt bike day trips post up.

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MT ISA SOCIAL 4x4 photos.Also dirt bike day trips post up.

Unread post by patrol17 » March 22nd, 2011, 9:07 pm

Well seems like theres a 4wd in nearly everyones drive ways up here mostly toyota at that (no lie!).
Use this thread if you would like to run a trip or camping w/k away. Can be hardcore or easy.
There is some nice water holes that i know of but am sure you guys may know some more?
I would like to run a trip later in the year to shady camp near Darwin good camping and great fishing and also go for a camp up in the gulf.
So come on get on here and start posting up some trips.
:)
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Re: MT ISA SOCIAL 4x4

Unread post by patrol17 » March 22nd, 2011, 10:01 pm

Ok ill start the 1st trip off

When
26.3.11
time
after 12pm
Will be heading out to Mary Kathleen mine never been before have a look around and also the old buildings think there gone now tho but just have a bit of a get to know everyone day.

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Re: MT ISA SOCIAL 4x4

Unread post by patrol17 » March 26th, 2011, 5:58 pm

Was a good day no hard core 4wding but just a nice scenic drive, we found the mine and where all the old buildings were, best to do it in the afternoon as it does get hot.

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Unread post by patrol17 » April 3rd, 2011, 8:35 am

2nd trip will be on 3.4.11

meet at maccas at 8.45

need a full tank of fuel, will be a suprise of the location we are going to.
So if your keen come and meet some of us.
Will be all day
Cheers.

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Re: MT ISA SOCIAL 4x4

Unread post by patrol17 » April 3rd, 2011, 9:54 pm

2nd trip is done and dusted was some good driving found alot of old mining towns and mine holes 50ft deep we reckon, also found the old train tunnel all this in the middle of no where, 4wd was good some deep water holes.

50FT mine hole

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my rangie hehe

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old mine shaft need tourches for this one could be few ks long

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the old train tunnel in middle of no where

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deep creek crossing marks truck making his way thru, mine copped water inside lol bloody rangie door seals

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on way home the wet season left us some nice muddy sections, both the 3.5 and 3.9 v8s sounding nice, by the dry season all this will be red and no green trees to be seen.

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Re: MT ISA SOCIAL 4x4 (new photos 3.4.11) trip.

Unread post by Swys » April 6th, 2011, 9:48 am

Hey, Ive done those trips too, some very good areas around the isa. I normally go out with a mate or two. Ill remember to post here next time , maby get a bigger convoy

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Re: MT ISA SOCIAL 4x4 (new photos 3.4.11) trip.

Unread post by patrol17 » April 6th, 2011, 7:59 pm

Sweet mate just post up, this month ive only got weekends off after that ill be 4 on 4 0ff so more time for 4wd. What you driving? and what other tracks you done?.
Grant.

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Re: MT ISA SOCIAL 4x4 (new photos 3.4.11) trip.

Unread post by ant_schomacker » April 17th, 2011, 12:29 pm

hey guys,

i'm keen to join in for a couple of trips... stuck out in doomadgee with work, but got a great 8/6 roster and really keen to explore.

my rig is a 2010 Landrover defender 130 dual cab.

Anthony

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Unread post by patrol17 » November 23rd, 2011, 9:07 pm

Just seeing if anyone is interested in a day trip next few week's?

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Re: MT ISA SOCIAL 4x4/MOTORBIKE TRAIL RIDING photos) trip.

Unread post by patrol17 » December 4th, 2011, 8:33 pm

patrol17 wrote:Well seems like theres a 4wd in nearly everyones drive ways up here mostly toyota at that (no lie!).
Use this thread if you would like to run a trip or camping w/k away. Can be hardcore or easy.
There is some nice water holes that i know of but am sure you guys may know some more?
I would like to run a trip later in the year to shady camp near Darwin good camping and great fishing and also go for a camp up in the gulf.
So come on get on here and start posting up some trips we can day trail ride's on the bike's aswell moto or 4wd.
:)

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Re: MT ISA SOCIAL 4x4 photos.Also dirt bike day trips post u

Unread post by micks60series » December 18th, 2011, 4:21 pm

I'm in Mt Isa at the moment for work, only a couple of days, but we are planning a trip up here early next year, so might get in touch then and join in on a run while we are here?

Mick

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Unread post by patrol17 » December 18th, 2011, 9:11 pm

Sound's good, can do mid feb as going back home for holiday's very soon. I know of a good day trip loop but being so wet already i reckon the river's will still be right up. We can try tho.

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Unread post by micks60series » December 20th, 2011, 11:38 am

Cool! Will contact you closer to when we are coming up.

Mick

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Re: MT ISA SOCIAL 4x4 photos.Also dirt bike day trips post u

Unread post by mt isa 4wd1 » February 13th, 2012, 8:58 pm

This weekend going for a moto ride out to Paroo waterhole then can ride back along the lake, went there on last week and one creek was over the tyre's, reply back on here if your interested.
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Re: MT ISA SOCIAL 4x4 photos.Also dirt bike day trips post u

Unread post by patrol17 » February 20th, 2012, 6:56 pm

Just post up if you want to do a run, there's more 4wd's then 2wd's out here, today we did something different and thats went out on the boat for a play wakeboarding, will keep you updated for next run think it will be to posion waterhole day trip in late feb or march.....

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