6th Annual Mojave Road Trip 2017

From March 31, 2017 08:30 until April 02, 2017 18:00
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Meeting spot
Avi Casino gas station at 8.30am Friday March 31st 2017
Leaving at 9.00am

Itinerary
Joining Mojave Road off Needles highway.
Driving to Fort Piute for lunch.
After Fort Piute we will follow a detour around Piute Range (approx. 25 miles)
Then will head to Carruthers Canyon (Primitive Camping)
 
Day 2
Leave camp ground around 9.00am. Continue along Mojave Road heading towards Seventeen Mile Point. Where we will camp for second night, again primitive camping. Stopping at various points along route.
 
Day 3 
We will head towards Soda Lake, depending on road conditions we may head to Baker, then down the 15 Fwy to Raser Road and back on the Mojave Road. Then head to the Mojave Megaphone and some buried railcars and Afton Canyon,
 
Things to bring
Water (1 gal/person/day)
Spare Gas
Full size spare tire
Recovery Gear (optional)
Food
Camping equipment
Clothing
Ham radio or FRS radio
Air compressor or tank in case we air down and need to air back up


Total trip along this section of Mojave Road is about 140 miles plus detours.
 
Trip Leader
John Short

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