South Bass this weekend.

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Start Date 2016-06-18
 
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Dave1
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South Bass this weekend.

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This Saturday and Sunday. Down S. Bass, crossover, explore Shinumo and Flint Creeks, return the same way.

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azbackpackr
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Re: South Bass this weekend.

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You carrying a portable A/C unit?
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Re: South Bass this weekend.

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Good luck! At first I thought you were crazy attempting it in this heat. Then I remembered that S Bass gets a lot of shade, so I now think you are only slightly crazy! Stay wet and cool!
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Re: South Bass this weekend.

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Good luck!
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Re: South Bass this weekend.

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This is a great opportunity http://hikearizona.com/photoset.php?ID=31571 that shouldn't be passed up for anyone that can hack the hike through dry heat. Aside from a great adventure, Dave is very knowledgeable on the area. He does fib a bit on a 800 ft waterfall that dwindles about 65 per mile until you reach it.
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Re: South Bass this weekend.

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Sounds like Joe's going with you.
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joebartels
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Re: South Bass this weekend.

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@Widowmaker
unfortunately no
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toddak
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Re: South Bass this weekend.

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nonot wrote:At first I thought you were crazy attempting it in this heat. Then I remembered that S Bass gets a lot of shade, so I now think you are only slightly crazy!
Lots of shade on the S Bass, especially this close to the summer solstice? I think I'd stick with your first impression.
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friendofThundergod
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Re: South Bass this weekend.

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Dang man, one more day's notice and I would have cancelled the Blue Range for this one...
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chumley
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Re: South Bass this weekend.

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@friendofThundergod
I think he might've purposely waited until he saw you were in Show Low to post the event publicly. ;)
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Hippy
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Re: South Bass this weekend.

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Mehr...wish i'd seen this earlier. we're already heading out after another obscure butte on the east end.
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