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Old July 17th, 2011, 05:59 PM   #101
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I think I found the pic I was looking for:
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Old July 17th, 2011, 06:41 PM   #102
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Canada '82
batchawana river and mountian.



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Old July 17th, 2011, 06:46 PM   #103
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very cool pictures, thanks for sharing
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Old July 17th, 2011, 10:55 PM   #104
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Old July 17th, 2011, 10:58 PM   #105
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Old July 18th, 2011, 12:31 AM   #106
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Old July 18th, 2011, 03:55 AM   #107
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very cool thread, thanks for sharing, keep the pics comming
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Old July 18th, 2011, 05:35 AM   #108
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And here's a couple obstacle courses from Zilwaukee. For the life of me, I can't remember the name of the event but it was at where the Zilwaukee Bridge now stands.





And finally, for Liv2mx, Jeepbratte and all the other nay sayers, YES, I DID COMPETE. Once.


The obstacle course events that were held in Zilwaukee were called "TOR", or Truck on Regardless. Watched a chick flip her boyfriends EB, climb out the window, and run the rest of the course for a second place finish. Good times. Those events were right in my back yard, and dad loved to watch rednecks in action.
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Old July 18th, 2011, 12:33 PM   #109
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This run was in the Thumb somewhere. I was the only one to get through the hole, winched all the other guys but broke my winch cable on this guy. So we called in the big gun. Note, if any of you have ever seen the spare chunk of winch cable that I keep in my trailer, it was the piece of cable that broke at this time.
Those pics kind of look like the old Wire Line Rd by Caro from back in the day. My dad and his buddies used to wheel there. My parents were part of the Thumb Area Mud Runners back then.

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Old July 24th, 2011, 03:05 PM   #110
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Just found some pictures of Canada trip August '91. From left to right. Bob Billings, Greg Johnson, Landcruiser??, Al Feck, Me, Jerry Nugent, and Mike Kurti. Dude in white t-shirt is Beejers. This was an awesome trip will post more later.
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Old July 24th, 2011, 09:27 PM   #111
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Just found some pictures of Canada trip August '91. From left to right. Bob Billings, Greg Johnson, Landcruiser??, Al Feck, Me, Jerry Nugent, and Mike Kurti. Dude in white t-shirt is Beejers. This was an awesome trip will post more later.
nice to see the ole pics, from 80s,90s, we still make a yearly trail ride up to the top of the mountain, trail is mostly over-grown but still do-able, the view from the top is awesome, keep the ole pics comming !
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Old July 24th, 2011, 09:51 PM   #112
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nice to see the ole pics, from 80s,90s, we still make a yearly trail ride up to the top of the mountain, trail is mostly over-grown but still do-able, the view from the top is awesome, keep the ole pics comming !
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batchawana mountian. highest point in batchawana, canada. the old fire tower
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Old July 24th, 2011, 10:34 PM   #114
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Old July 24th, 2011, 11:31 PM   #115
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loving this most of the pictures are 10 or 20 years older than me but still im glad someone can show me instead of telling me about it
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Old July 26th, 2011, 12:39 PM   #116
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This thread has some great pics of vintage rigs and I'm really enjoying the stories that go along with'em. Thanks guys, Keep'em coming!
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Old August 29th, 2011, 06:58 PM   #117
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here are some pics of my dads old jeep.





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How about some competition stuff? These are from Sand-O-Rama circa 1979. There were some beautiful paint jobs back then.





Anyone remember the dragster Munchkin?



Or Munchkin II?



Or who can forget Thumper? Back then, obstacle course races were very popular. This little Chevy powered flattie dominated the obstacle courses for several years.



And here's a couple obstacle courses from Zilwaukee. For the life of me, I can't remember the name of the event but it was at where the Zilwaukee Bridge now stands.





And finally, for Liv2mx, Jeepbratte and all the other nay sayers, YES, I DID COMPETE. Once.

I remember seeing Munchkin and Munchkin II racing when I was young. My parents were members of the Flintstones Four Wheel Drive Club, and they used to hold some of the races at the fairgrounds across from the Mounds, or in the big open field where the bus garage is at Dort and Maple in Flint. I'll see if I can find any of the old pics.
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Old August 30th, 2011, 07:53 PM   #120
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