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Mt. Ord & 4 Peaks
« on: March 11, 2013, 07:52:28 AM »
Hit up Mt. Ord and 4 peaks yesterday and had a blast with the kids.  Mt. Ord is definitely for 4 wheel drive after a heavy rain/snow, I still got through with a 2 wheel drive but it was interesting.  Had to make several water crossings that were probably like a foot deep but felt like I was crossing the pacific to me :)

Lots of snow at Mt. Ord and completely covered on the backside where the forest is.  Will probably be on the backside all week too.  Regulars to that area were telling me that you can see snow as late as May back there. 

Unfortunately I forgot to charge my phone so I only got a few pics.

Road heading into Mt. Ord just off Beeline Hwy.




Found a nice place to do some shooting with the kids at 4 peaks.


He swore he saw a bigfoot and wouldn't put the binos down.


He was also determined to use Daddy's shotgun which is taller than him.


Brother in law teaching his boy how to shoot.
Mike
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Mesa, AZ

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Re: Mt. Ord & 4 Peaks
« Reply #1 on: March 11, 2013, 08:57:00 AM »
Very cool man. I didn't realize there was so much snow up that way.

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Re: Mt. Ord & 4 Peaks
« Reply #2 on: March 11, 2013, 10:26:55 AM »
Yeah that took me by surprise when we hit the Beeline and saw snow half way down 4 peaks.  Mt. Ord is about 15 miles north of that and the snow was on the highway.
Mike
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Mesa, AZ

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Re: Mt. Ord & 4 Peaks
« Reply #3 on: March 11, 2013, 10:27:43 AM »
So you did see some snow, great shots ;D

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Re: Mt. Ord & 4 Peaks
« Reply #4 on: March 11, 2013, 09:59:54 PM »
Yeah way more snow than I thought.  Very muddy and wet up there
 Surprised I didn't get stuck. :-)
Mike
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Mesa, AZ

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Re: Mt. Ord & 4 Peaks
« Reply #5 on: March 18, 2013, 05:33:10 PM »
I am confused. Is this near the 4 peaks exit from the beeline?  I tried to find it on google and it looks really far away

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Re: Mt. Ord & 4 Peaks
« Reply #6 on: March 18, 2013, 07:31:26 PM »
Here's directions from Mesa.  Service road is only 10-12 minutes past 4 peaks road.

http://goo.gl/maps/rOCF1
Mike
2004 Xterra XE 2WD
Mesa, AZ

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Re: Mt. Ord & 4 Peaks
« Reply #7 on: March 18, 2013, 07:55:33 PM »
Thanks!   Looking forward to a new place to explore a little. 

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Re: Mt. Ord & 4 Peaks
« Reply #8 on: March 20, 2013, 03:31:47 PM »
I am probably going to try and head out there tomorrow (3/21).  In case anyone wants to join me, let me know!

I am hoping to start heading that way around 9:30 or 10 AM.


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Re: Mt. Ord & 4 Peaks
« Reply #9 on: March 20, 2013, 11:30:33 PM »
Gotta work tomorrow. Post some pics though.
Mike
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Mesa, AZ

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Re: Mt. Ord & 4 Peaks
« Reply #10 on: March 21, 2013, 06:47:35 PM »
Went to the top today.  Nice views from up there. 

Sample pics:

(repeat view from above)










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Re: Mt. Ord & 4 Peaks
« Reply #11 on: March 21, 2013, 07:27:48 PM »
Pics don't show for me. :-(
Mike
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Mesa, AZ

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Re: Mt. Ord & 4 Peaks
« Reply #12 on: March 21, 2013, 07:35:01 PM »
Might be this tablet.
Mike
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Mesa, AZ

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Re: Mt. Ord & 4 Peaks
« Reply #13 on: March 21, 2013, 07:42:01 PM »
Nice pics. I like that drive.
Mike
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Mesa, AZ

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Re: Mt. Ord & 4 Peaks
« Reply #14 on: March 21, 2013, 08:23:39 PM »
My thanks for posting about your trip.  I would not have known about that drive without that post