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Ringing Rocks June 2nd & Skyline Mine June 3rd

Discussion in 'MT- 406 Cruisers' started by ttFJC, May 9, 2018.

  1. ttFJC

    ttFJC

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    This is not an official 406 Cruisers Club Event. (I know the club has scheduled the Ringing rocks for the following weekend) I am putting this out there for anyone who might want to join.

    I will update this first page as information becomes available and plans are set.

    This tentative plan is as follows:

    June 2nd- Saturday - Ringing Rocks from the Whitehall side
    we will most likely meet in Whitehall in the morning. Plan is to do the trail and then camp out somewhere in the forest service.

    Unsure of the amount of snow on this trail.

    June 3rd - Sunday - Elkhorn Mine Trail
    Most likely in Boulder or close on Sunday Morning.
    We will do the trail and i will drive home to be back in Bozeman Sunday Night

    Snow maybe a factor on this trail- last year when the club did it about this time of year the mine was snowed over but i don't remember any on the trail itself, just a lot of streams running in the road. Definitely remember getting snow sprinkled on us at lunch.

    Putting this out there for anyone that might want to join. Either to camp out and do them both or a day trip of one or the other. Neither trail is that hard (when dry), I believe there are decent bypasses for everything on ringing rocks but who knows how the snow will be a factor. Ringing rocks has a couple water crossings and some places to stretch your legs if i remember correctly. One big washed out hill that might be interesting

    Please everyone have your vehicle in good working order and bring at the very least a functioning CB radio. Im sure we can find a loaner if needed. I will have my ham and will be on 146.46. Not sure if anyone else thats attending uses ham.


    Saturday Ringing Rocks:
    @ttFJC
    @jtxterra
    @Black798


    Sunday Elfhorn:
    @ttFJC
    @jtxterra
    @NutcaseAdam
    @Black798

    Anyone who wants to chime in with any info feel free

    Blog posts from last time i did these trails
    Trail Report – Ringing Rocks
    Ringing Rocks – Memorial Day weekend 2017
    Trail Report – Elkhorn/ Skyline Mine
    Skyline to Elkhorn – Uncut
    Elkhorn/Skyline Mine – June 2017
     
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  2. FJPDX

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    You know I’m in (guy with 4x4 trailer)
     
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  3. JohnnyOshow22

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    @ttFJC I am most likely out on this one. I'll be coming back to Bozeman on may 30 after being in Colorado for a week
     
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    Lame!
     
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    I'm definitely in
     
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    Right on you takin the nissan ?
     
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    I'm not sure on that yet but most likely
     
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    For some reason my email didn't tell me you tagged me in this. I will for sure be there for both days
     
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    Didn't want to include me in the plans eh? I plan to meet y'all on Sat night at camp.
     
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  10. ttFJC

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    Right on. Added ya . I knew you were interested you just took a while chime in and say you were im
     
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    For some reason i didnt see your response about this untill now. Updated.
     
  12. ttFJC

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    spoke with my brother this weekend and it sounds like a couple big tire buddies might make the drive down from Missoula area as well