AzBaja.com, Home of the VW Baja Bug  
Toggle ContentToggle Content
Toggle Content AzBaja Site info

Welcome Anonymous

Nickname
Password

Membership:
Latest: x61rezod
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 3579

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 212
Total: 212
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: AMAZON.com
02: Baja Forums
03: AMAZON.com
04: AMAZON.com
05: AMAZON.com
06: Baja Forums
07: Baja Forums
08: AMAZON.com
09: AMAZON.com
10: AMAZON.com
11: Event Calendar
12: AMAZON.com
13: AMAZON.com
14: AMAZON.com
15: AMAZON.com
16: AMAZON.com
17: AMAZON.com
18: Baja Forums
19: AMAZON.com
20: AMAZON.com
21: AMAZON.com
22: AMAZON.com
23: AMAZON.com
24: AMAZON.com
25: AMAZON.com
26: AMAZON.com
27: Baja Forums
28: AMAZON.com
29: AMAZON.com
30: AMAZON.com
31: AMAZON.com
32: AMAZON.com
33: AMAZON.com
34: AMAZON.com
35: Baja Forums
36: AMAZON.com
37: AMAZON.com
38: Baja Forums
39: AMAZON.com
40: AMAZON.com
41: Baja Forums
42: AMAZON.com
43: AMAZON.com
44: AMAZON.com
45: Baja Forums
46: Event Calendar
47: Baja Forums
48: Baja Forums
49: AMAZON.com
50: AMAZON.com
51: AMAZON.com
52: Baja Forums
53: AMAZON.com
54: AMAZON.com
55: Baja Forums
56: AMAZON.com
57: Event Calendar
58: AMAZON.com
59: AMAZON.com
60: Baja Forums
61: AMAZON.com
62: Baja Forums
63: AMAZON.com
64: AMAZON.com
65: Baja Forums
66: AMAZON.com
67: Baja Forums
68: AMAZON.com
69: AMAZON.com
70: AMAZON.com
71: AMAZON.com
72: Baja Forums
73: AMAZON.com
74: AMAZON.com
75: AMAZON.com
76: AMAZON.com
77: Baja Forums
78: AMAZON.com
79: AMAZON.com
80: AMAZON.com
81: AMAZON.com
82: Pictures
83: My Account
84: AMAZON.com
85: AMAZON.com
86: AMAZON.com
87: AMAZON.com
88: Baja Forums
89: Event Calendar
90: AMAZON.com
91: AMAZON.com
92: AMAZON.com
93: AMAZON.com
94: AMAZON.com
95: AMAZON.com
96: AMAZON.com
97: AMAZON.com
98: AMAZON.com
99: AMAZON.com
100: Baja Forums
101: Baja Forums
102: AMAZON.com
103: AMAZON.com
104: AMAZON.com
105: Baja Forums
106: AMAZON.com
107: Baja Forums
108: AMAZON.com
109: AMAZON.com
110: Baja Forums
111: AMAZON.com
112: AMAZON.com
113: Baja Forums
114: AMAZON.com
115: Baja Forums
116: AMAZON.com
117: AMAZON.com
118: Baja Forums
119: AMAZON.com
120: Baja Forums
121: Event Calendar
122: Baja Forums
123: Baja Forums
124: AMAZON.com
125: AMAZON.com
126: Baja Forums
127: AMAZON.com
128: AMAZON.com
129: AMAZON.com
130: AMAZON.com
131: Baja Forums
132: AMAZON.com
133: Baja Forums
134: AMAZON.com
135: AMAZON.com
136: Event Calendar
137: Baja Forums
138: AMAZON.com
139: AMAZON.com
140: AMAZON.com
141: AMAZON.com
142: AMAZON.com
143: Home
144: AMAZON.com
145: AMAZON.com
146: AMAZON.com
147: AMAZON.com
148: AMAZON.com
149: AMAZON.com
150: AMAZON.com
151: AMAZON.com
152: AMAZON.com
153: Baja Forums
154: AMAZON.com
155: AMAZON.com
156: AMAZON.com
157: AMAZON.com
158: AMAZON.com
159: AMAZON.com
160: AMAZON.com
161: Baja Forums
162: AMAZON.com
163: AMAZON.com
164: My Account
165: Baja Forums
166: AMAZON.com
167: AMAZON.com
168: AMAZON.com
169: AMAZON.com
170: Baja Forums
171: AMAZON.com
172: Baja Forums
173: AMAZON.com
174: AMAZON.com
175: AMAZON.com
176: AMAZON.com
177: Event Calendar
178: AMAZON.com
179: Baja Forums
180: AMAZON.com
181: Baja Forums
182: AMAZON.com
183: AMAZON.com
184: AMAZON.com
185: AMAZON.com
186: AMAZON.com
187: AMAZON.com
188: AMAZON.com
189: AMAZON.com
190: Baja Forums
191: AMAZON.com
192: AMAZON.com
193: AMAZON.com
194: AMAZON.com
195: AMAZON.com
196: Baja Forums
197: AMAZON.com
198: AMAZON.com
199: AMAZON.com
200: AMAZON.com
201: AMAZON.com
202: Event Calendar
203: AMAZON.com
204: AMAZON.com
205: AMAZON.com
206: Baja Forums
207: AMAZON.com
208: AMAZON.com
209: AMAZON.com
210: AMAZON.com
211: Baja Forums
212: AMAZON.com

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!

Toggle Content GPS

Baja Forums -:- VW Volkswagen Bug, Baja, Bus, Sandrail and Thing -:- VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion -:- Flagstaff blues part 2
Amazon Store

Flagstaff blues part 2
Bug, Baja, Thing and Buggies. Most every thing that will not fit any any other area. See list of other Forums for better topic placement...Volkswagen General Discussion
Users browsing this topic: None
Post new topic Reply to topic Printer Friendly Page
View previous topic :: View next topic
Author Message
perrib
1st SGT.
1st SGT.

perrib

Offline

Joined: Nov 25, 2007
Posts: 3361
Location: Chandler
Karma: +51

Post Post subject: Flagstaff blues part 2
Posted: Mon Aug 04, 2008 11:07 PM
Reply with quote

Saturday night it was decided to finish the Lakes run.
7.00 am Sunday
Desperate for more mileage another misplaced Zenith carb gave up it's # 140 main jets.
Provisioned with a 15% percent blend of Moose Juice in the fuel tank, five spare gallons of 91 and 3 gallons of Moose.
7:30 am Basha's for more burros, soda, ice, grapes etc.
By 9:00 am we were stopped on Four Peaks Rd. checking out a stuck 60's Chevy. The clutch would not release and it would not come out of third gear. He was stuck about four miles south of our fuel crisis yesterday.
Roosevelt Lake two-thirds of the way down the mountain.

Four Peaks from the Tonto Basin side. Fuel was not a problem with no side trips and rejetting we had gone about 95 miles on 3.8 gallons of fuel. Now the fuel was about 6% Moose.

Four Peaks from one of the lake's campsites.

Other than 9 hawks circling above us, these were the only other users at the site.


Roosevelt was 85% full, a first since the dam was raised. The beaches are gone and trees are in the water. Without a boat it makes for an interesting swim.


Before the dam was raised you could drive across the top like at Hoover dam. Now you cross via a shinny new bridge.


Back side of the Roosevelt Dam.

This picture gives a better perspective.

Next stop Apache Lake. Three mile Wash campsite. Left side.

Right side.

The water was cool and clear and the beach was sandy.
We stopped at Upper Burnt Corral, Burnt Corral and Davis campsites but the first was the best. Apache Lake is accessed by dirt road. The road keeps the I got money but I gave up all my common sense crowd away for the most part. Although as a Chevy 4x4 and I slowed down and pulled to the right on the one lane road like you are supposed to. A REALLY SMART YUPPER in a purple FJ took it as a sign to drag race. He was behind the Chevy about 200 feet and dropped it down two gears and squeezed between use at 60 mph. If only were allowed to fully use a 300 Winchester Magnum's potential. Four flat tires would be fitting.
Next stop Canyon Lake.

Leaving Apache
Going

Going

Gone

3:00 pm We did not stop at Canyon. It was 3:00 pm. Like Apache Lake this Canyon Lake is narrow, but since the road to it is paved, extremely crowded with boats. It is best seen from a jet ski or boat during the week.
Leaving Canyon Lake.

Next stop was Tortilla Flats a very tiny supply town that has survived. Unfortunately the picture did not. Inside the restaurant/bar.The original burnt down 20 years ago but the
new one looks the same just a little bigger with custom bar stools.


Dollar bills with names on them are everywhere.


5:30 pm The Superstion Mountains

Goldfield mining camp in Apache Junction .







%:30 pm All good things must end to to go home. Another short 250 mile trip.

I have not filled up yet but the mileage is much better. Sticking the tank shows 4 gallons left. 250 miles with 10 gallons. Staying out of sand and jetting really helped. I do have a couple of cracks to weld up before the next ride.

0
Back to top
View user's profile
AzBaja
1st SGT.
1st SGT.

AzBaja

Offline

Joined: Mar 06, 2006
Posts: 4516
Location: Mesa, AZ
Officers (Dues)
Recruit
Karma: +16

Post Post subject: Re: Flagstaff blues part 2
Posted: Wed Aug 06, 2008 08:50 AM
Reply with quote

we need to make you in charge of the road trips, seems your off on one every week.


_________________
There has been a hostile takeover by an extreme militant group with an unknown agenda, I have lost complete control of AzBaja.com..... ︻┳デ═一

AzBaja.com founding officer and CEO



www.scoutmagazine.com
www.IMRRO.com
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
Post new topic Reply to topic Printer Friendly Page

 Topics   Replies   Author   Views   Last Post 
Normal
No new posts Events and Get Togethers World Wide Flagstaff????
[ Go to pageGo to page: 1, 2 ]
17 Dalton 8342 Flagstaff????
 Fri Jun 30, 2017 01:37 PM 
Azdrtdog View latest post
No new posts Events and Get Togethers World Wide Flagstaff Cinders for Labor Day
free entertainment
9 Azdrtdog 3472 Flagstaff Cinders for ...
 Mon Aug 10, 2015 03:02 AM 
Azdrtdog View latest post
No new posts Projects and Builds looking for a part. 0 Dalton 2152 looking for a part.
 Thu Jun 04, 2015 03:26 PM 
Dalton View latest post
No new posts Events and Get Togethers World Wide July 4th campout in flagstaff. 2 Dalton 2253 July 4th campout in fl...
 Thu Jun 27, 2013 06:21 PM 
Conundrum View latest post
No new posts VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion Dead Baja Part 2 12 andrewbaja 5947 Re: Dead Baja Part 2
 Wed Jun 19, 2013 02:57 AM 
andrewbaja View latest post
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You can reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You cannot download files in this forum

Toggle Content Picture Box

Toggle Content Great things to Buy

Toggle Content Other Sites

Toggle Content Parts - For your Car

If you see Errors please E-mail Eric (AT) AzBaja.com X XX XXX
azbaja.com Webutation

eXTReMe Tracker
XXXX
The logos and trademarks used on this site are the property of their respective owners
We are not responsible for comments posted by our users, as they are the property of the poster. Any use, commercial or educational, requires written permission from the author.
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy