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Old 11-11-2013, 08:46 AM   #20701
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Looks like another nice day. Heading to Delle to celebrate Vets Day.
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Old 11-11-2013, 05:45 PM   #20702
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Trailer camping St. George area

I need some advice for camping over the TG week near/around St. George. We have plans for the beginning of the week, but starting on Wed we'd like to find a place or two to park the trailer (21 ft), do a little riding with the kiddies (just loops around camp) and do some day hikes and the such. We'd prefer off the grid camping and some place with few neighbors (nothing against you guys of course).

Any recommendations?
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Old 11-11-2013, 07:08 PM   #20703
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I need some advice for camping over the TG week near/around St. George. We have plans for the beginning of the week, but starting on Wed we'd like to find a place or two to park the trailer (21 ft), do a little riding with the kiddies (just loops around camp) and do some day hikes and the such. We'd prefer off the grid camping and some place with few neighbors (nothing against you guys of course).

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Have you looked into colorado?



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Old 11-11-2013, 08:18 PM   #20704
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I need some advice for camping over the TG week near/around St. George. We have plans for the beginning of the week, but starting on Wed we'd like to find a place or two to park the trailer (21 ft), do a little riding with the kiddies (just loops around camp) and do some day hikes and the such. We'd prefer off the grid camping and some place with few neighbors (nothing against you guys of course).

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My observations from previous visits...

a. We have camped a few miles south & east of Mesquite (38 mi so of St G) on BLM ground. Many areas to ride n explore. All the way to the canyon, toroweep, etc.

b. West of Santa Clara is one of the biggest Joshua tree forests I have ever seen. I think one could find some thing there.

c. North of SC is Enterprise. Much forest ground out there. Again, I think I could find a spot.

Get out your topo maps & pick a spot. I think there are many. IMHO, that is...
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Old 11-11-2013, 08:45 PM   #20705
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On a more personal note, I'm walking without crutches (have slight limp but it's getting better), rode my Harley for 30 mins the other day. Life is much better [/QUOTE]

Glad to hear you're getting around better and riding again
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Old 11-11-2013, 09:08 PM   #20706
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On a more personal note, I'm walking without crutches (have slight limp but it's getting better), rode my Harley for 30 mins the other day. Life is much better
That's like two cripples out on the road.

Glad to hear there is hope for the leg.
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Old 11-12-2013, 12:06 AM   #20707
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That's like two cripples out on the road.

Glad to hear there is hope for the leg.
I'm torn........are you that much of a fan of the HD.......or are you needing some treatment on one of your legs......
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Old 11-12-2013, 05:26 AM   #20708
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That's like two cripples out on the road.

Glad to hear there is hope for the leg.
I wanted to ride the 69 Triumph, but my leg and a kickstarter wasn't happening. Plus the HD is like riding a comfortable recliner, which for five weeks I had a lot of practice.
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Old 11-12-2013, 07:56 AM   #20709
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Going out west again and wanted to check out Moab. Curious what it's like during Mid June?
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Old 11-12-2013, 08:21 AM   #20710
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I'm torn........are you that much of a fan of the HD.......or are you needing some treatment on one of your legs......
They are kind of like orange chrome.
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Old 11-12-2013, 10:12 AM   #20711
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going out west again and wanted to check out moab. Curious what it's like during mid june?

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Old 11-12-2013, 11:26 AM   #20712
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I need some advice for camping over the TG week near/around St. George. We have plans for the beginning of the week, but starting on Wed we'd like to find a place or two to park the trailer (21 ft), do a little riding with the kiddies (just loops around camp) and do some day hikes and the such. We'd prefer off the grid camping and some place with few neighbors (nothing against you guys of course).

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a. We have camped a few miles south & east of Mesquite (38 mi so of St G) on BLM ground. Many areas to ride n explore. All the way to the canyon, toroweep, etc.
I don't know if you mean Whitney Pockets or another area, but Whitney Pockets is a pretty fun place to camp. I've camped a couple of times at a place just before Whitney Pockets. We spent our time riding, but I think there are petroglyphs close by that can be hiked to. A couple of miles south brings you to a wash that goes down to Lake Mead. I think it would be fantastic riding for kids.

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Old 11-12-2013, 08:13 PM   #20713
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They are kind of like orange chrome.
These aren't orange chrome but they certainly would look nice on your roof....



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Old 11-12-2013, 09:28 PM   #20714
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I need some advice for camping over the TG week near/around St. George. We have plans for the beginning of the week, but starting on Wed we'd like to find a place or two to park the trailer (21 ft), do a little riding with the kiddies (just loops around camp) and do some day hikes and the such. We'd prefer off the grid camping and some place with few neighbors (nothing against you guys of course).

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Old 11-12-2013, 10:52 PM   #20715
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These aren't orange chrome but they certainly would look nice on your roof....



Won't break the budget either:
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