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by Voodoo Blue 57
Sun Apr 29, 2018 5:45 pm
Forum: PARASHANT & NORTH RIM EXPEDITION 2018
Topic: WEATHER
Replies: 2
Views: 107

Re: WEATHER

Hee is the 10 day for Parashant Recreational Area

Lets hope the soil has good drainage. Thursday is the first day without rain.

All in all the weather looks great.

Phil
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by Voodoo Blue 57
Wed Apr 25, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - April 26, 2018 – Trail Tips, Hacks, Wrinkles
Replies: 18
Views: 360

Re: OAUSA Net - April 26, 2018 – Trail Tips, Hacks, Wrinkles

Paper Towel Hack Leave plastic around paper towels. Punch hole in one end of paper towel and remove the cardboard tube and throw away. Since the paper towers are attached to the tube they will pull from the center and feed out the hole. Advantage: Paper towels will not un-role in wind. If paper tow...
by Voodoo Blue 57
Wed Apr 25, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: PARASHANT & NORTH RIM EXPEDITION 2018
Topic: GENERAL PLANNING
Replies: 44
Views: 947

Re: GENERAL PLANNING

DaveK wrote:
Mon Apr 23, 2018 6:18 pm
SHOWERS

I'm trying to get a count on who is bringing showers and what kind. Please post up!
As I mentioned somewhere. Don't remember where but I'll re-post here.

I'm bringing a shower tent, Hello shower (https://www.nemoequipment.com/product/helio-shower/), and teak floor.
by Voodoo Blue 57
Wed Apr 18, 2018 11:13 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - April 19, 2018 - 5 Minute Destinations
Replies: 16
Views: 2668

Re: OAUSA Net - April 19, 2018 - 5 Minute Destinations

Goat Canyon Trestle Hike The Goat Canyon trestle the largest curved railroad trestle in the world. The trestle is 600 feet long and 200 foot tall and was built in 1932. It was constructed of wood because the extreme temperature changes in Carrizo Gorge (where the railroad was built) would cause met...
by Voodoo Blue 57
Sun Apr 15, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: PARASHANT & NORTH RIM EXPEDITION 2018
Topic: MEALS
Replies: 15
Views: 317

Re: MEALS

See my comments in red. If this is anything like passed trips, everyone pitches in to help prep and clean up. Phil See my comments in blue. All, I'm bringing all the ingredients for my meals but I would appreciate some sous chef assistance from those with frying pans in my group. I have a frying pan...
by Voodoo Blue 57
Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:48 pm
Forum: PARASHANT & NORTH RIM EXPEDITION 2018
Topic: MEALS
Replies: 15
Views: 317

Re: MEALS

I noticed some look like they are providing beverages with their meals. I was thinking everyone would bring there own beverages. What does everyone think??

Here is Group's 2 updated spreadsheet with my info.
by Voodoo Blue 57
Tue Apr 10, 2018 10:44 pm
Forum: PARASHANT & NORTH RIM EXPEDITION 2018
Topic: GENERAL PLANNING
Replies: 44
Views: 947

Re: Wavian Jerry Cans

JerryCan.com has a deal on Wavian Jerry Cans. The first can is 10% off, the second and subsequent are 20% off. Two cans cost me $135.34 including shipping and tax. I have never dealt with this company before, but they ship from California, so at least the shipping "should" be reasonably fast. https...
by Voodoo Blue 57
Sat Apr 07, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: PARASHANT & NORTH RIM EXPEDITION 2018
Topic: GENERAL PLANNING
Replies: 44
Views: 947

Re: GENERAL PLANNING

Since it had been a month since I ordered four jerry cans from Deutsche Optik, I gave them a call today. They said that the cans are being transported to the U.S., and should be shipped out within two weeks. That's less than three weeks from our planned departure, so I'm going to keep a close eye o...
by Voodoo Blue 57
Wed Apr 04, 2018 8:19 pm
Forum: PARASHANT & NORTH RIM EXPEDITION 2018
Topic: GENERAL PLANNING
Replies: 44
Views: 947

Re: GENERAL PLANNING

Since it had been a month since I ordered four jerry cans from Deutsche Optik, I gave them a call today. They said that the cans are being transported to the U.S., and should be shipped out within two weeks. That's less than three weeks from our planned departure, so I'm going to keep a close eye o...

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