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Capo Valley 4 Wheelers
Capo Valley 4 Wheelers

Tip Top Mountain

April 8th 2017

Description

Meet at Vale Drive and Baldwin Lake Road, Baldwin Lake CA at 9 am. We'll head over to Tip Top Mountain 2N90 via Burns Canyon Road 2N02. We'll stop at God's Eye. We cross over Arrastre Creek to Tip Top Mountain. We'll survey the road and visit the top.  We'll stop for lunch along the trail. I'll provide trash bags for clean up along the trail. We'll head out and stop at Iron Door Mine.  We'll exit via 2N01 Broom Flat Road to Highway 38 to end the day.  Trail conditions may be rough on Tip Top - unknown at the time. 

Guests please contact me at explorewestusa@gmail.com

Run Checklist

Always Required

  • HAM Radio on 146.550 MHz
  • Full-Sized Spare Tire
  • Seat Belts
  • First Aid Kit
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Battery Tiedown
  • Working Brakes
  • Tow Straps
  • Tow Points

Run Requirements

  • 33+ Sized Tire
  • 4LO Transfer Case

Trail Rating

Trail Rating 2+

Difficulty Level: 2+

Trail Rating 1 Graded road; Any 4x4 vehicle or higher clearance 2x4 vehicle with no other modifications
Trail Rating 2 Road rarely maintained; 4x4 with no low bumpers. Anti-sway bar disconnects recommended. Minimum 30" tires and some off-road experience is helpful
Trail Rating 3 Difficult terrain and road rarely maintained; 33" tires, Suspension lift, Off-road driving experience, body armor and Rear locker recommended. Stock vehicles will likely take damage
Trail Rating 4 Very difficult terrain, road never maintained; 33" tires, sway-bar disconnects, Rear locker, and Rock sliders required. 35" tires, front locker, Full cage, and 4:1 transfer-case recommended. Chance of mechanical failure and body damage
Trail Rating 5 Extremely difficult terrain with large obstacles and roll over potential; Full cage required, 37" tires strongly recommended. Good chance of mechanical failure and strong chance of body damage

Location

Rendezvous @ Trailhead/Campsite

Meet at Vale Drive and Baldwin Lake Road at 9 am.  Baldwin Lake, Big Bear City, CA 92314. 

Participants

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