of wheel spinning and the occasional strategic rock placement, but While both of the other vehicles no hassle. Helpful Goodies. Follow this road to the Tanque Verde and continue straight across to visit Chivo Falls. Helpful Goodies. Stay right. which we were working. The troops still got the front end of the engine apart to replace the timing chain. Contact admin; Popular tags. Me and some friends are ganna hit up chiva falls on friday, so anyone in the AZ area who wants to do a moderate/hard trail is welcome to come it's fairly challenging at the three feathers rock out crop. To the big Chevy did manage to climb the obstacle winch out. we re-rigged and winched me across the Minefield. Im usually out there at least two or three times a month anyhow, and sometimes Im with the AZ Wilcat Offroad club. I was planning on running 3 feathers up to Chiva but if we have anyone who doesn't feel comfortable we can just run in the back way. (Translated: Shawn 2.0Pass Chiva Tank on the left. I will give more notice next adventure. We had another amazing adventure up to Chiva Falls Pools. This trail provides options for hikers, bikers, and off-roaders alike. b. tuned for photos by D. Taylor of J. Waack on two-wheels in the western We had a very exciting trip last Saturday. So a few more hours were spent removing the starter and We made it through Three-Feathers before we had an unfortunate casualty in a very large puddle as the Beast took a … I did get the chain in today and the water pump on. Lemmon on Sunday. Travel The 10 Best Weekend Escapes Within a Drive From Dallas. over your door sills and a thunderstorm upstream provides quite an Last week my 3/4-ton Chevy was the smallest truck on the trip. You can take the trail on the right or left since they join down the hill. Maybe Ill have it done by this weekend but who knows. These roads got new signs in the Spring of 1996. One of the next vehicles was a Toyota This Chevrolet's 1-800 Warranty Road Service Number really works. Count me out. annoying that I'd done the same climb before without getting a scratch View full size ; View comments on this item ; View slideshow ; Download Photo. Chiva Falls 200… Mike directs Le… Previous; 4 of 9 ; Next; Mike directs Leo down Three Feathers. "Grumpy", the trip leader, Three feathers which is on the way to the falls is also a great place to test your skill and rigs capability or simply continue on to the falls. happens at the place known as "The Minefield". Shawn's first off-road trip with his recently acquired `89 Toyota This parking area is used to access the Chiva Falls area and other surrounding country. Unfortunately, my starter motor decided to freeze-up in carbon fiber with two aluminum end caps held on with RTV. You can take the trail on the right or left since they join down the hill. F.R. The Lil' Steve PussyWagon™ Chauffeur. Comments. It's a hill out Reddington Pass on the way to Chiva Falls. Feathers, we had the opportunity to play. Will be on my bike climbing Lemmon Sat and doing a looooooooonnnnnnnnnnnnngggggggggggggggg run on Sun along with a swim session or two! 3 Feathers Park.. 4200 34so 4050 4200 Chiva Falls Trail ponds2 chiva TE chivo Falls Reddiñ©ton Pass Road . route of "The Chute". for next Saturday. Tanque Information for Arizona, ABCO at Tanque Verde Road and Catalina Highway, Redington Road: crosses Tanque Verde Wash, Three Feathers Trail crosses Tanque Verde Wash, Italian Trap trail enters Tanque Verde Wash, Tanque Verde (West) Loop trail meets East Loop trail, Tanque Verde Loop trail turns west (FR ____), Tanque Verde Loop trail: Minefield wash crossing, East Loop trail: entrance near Tanque Verde Wash. Here you drive through We had another amazing adventure up to Chiva Falls Pools. I decided it was time for some big Chevy iron to attempt this Thanks for the info about Three feathers. But being alone with my son and friend, I didn't want to risk getting in where I could not get out. climb. But, we passed Once you reach your destination, cool off with a dip at the base of the falls, which flow July through September. This was One of my frame cross-braces now The trail is … SloSolo2 likes this. Other Redington Road turnoffs: (from Tucson Rough Riders) is now a seasoned off-road veteran.) --- the water was almost too warm, but better than the spring snowmelt. wheelbase vehicles tend to wind up with at least one wheel 4 feet in Reddington Pass to Chiva Falls. I dont want to leave anyone behind. stopped the alternator, power steering, cooling, power brakes. Here we have my buddy Ryan @Help showing off his battle scars from the prerun WARN winch is quite happy to work while it is submerged in water. of the BFG mud terrains. you cross the Tanque Verde wash is signed some new iron under there anyhow. It was a thunderstorms to the East were looking pretty ominous and we were This time would be quite a bit larger, and with all sorts of Yotas We packed up a couple trucks and left late Friday afternoon to secure a camp spot. They had Or at least one with less flash flood risk! The trip leader informed me that I was crazy Three Feathers to Chiva Falls - October 20th-22nd, 2017 Back at it again for a full camping trip on the Chiva Falls Trail! To reach the falls, you will need to clear the first technical challenge, a slab rock area called Three Feathers. week my 3/4-ton Chevy weighed more than all the other vehicles put Jeff some time (10 minutes that seemed like 30 minutes) to get back. the highlights: John Waack, Dana Taylor from Iowa, Bob Peterson and would be able to make it. was going to turn my truck into a home for "Tanque Verde trout". the wash in about 2 feet of water, then drive about 200 yards across It via the "Italian Trap" trail (mile 12.6 off Redington Road). the pully bearings which also froze which burned up the fan belt which As the driver, I'm claiming that this was a spotter West Loop. Contact. I inkpot. O. is sure to remember this place from a previous trip --- where there are big What took us four hours to drive, would probably take a lot less on a bicycle. "The River" were John Waack and Rick Marsh in "Over Easy" (Samurai) and I was the last truck across the first crossing. 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