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Wife came across this on FB haha. That's in Matawawa getting up into Northern Ontario on the "666" trail lol.

A bunch of us were up there a month ago and rode that area. On the last day my buddy's did it on quads without too much trouble. I skipped the 666 part. Watched it on YouTube and said F that with the X3 lol.

About 40 minutes for them. Would have been 3-6 hours for me I'm sure lol.
 

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Wife came across this on FB haha. That's in Matawawa getting up into Northern Ontario on the "666" trail lol.

A bunch of us were up there a month ago and rode that area. On the last day my buddy's did it on quads without too much trouble. I skipped the 666 part. Watched it on YouTube and said F that with the X3 lol.

About 40 minutes for them. Would have been 3-6 hours for me I'm sure lol.
They just need a good winch with a couple blocks and it would come right out.
 

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The mud is under that water. Looks like the pumped water out of the hole too. Sitting there for 2 days it will be encased and stuck bad.

Thats the bad thing about utv's in extra dirty places. There are usually bypasses to avoid the total shit holes. But with a utv you usually can't fit to go around. So no choice but to go full send through the worst lol.
 

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Thats the bad thing about utv's in extra dirty places. There are usually bypasses to avoid the total shit holes. But with a utv you usually can't fit to go around. So no choice but to go full send through the worst lol.
Those are the times I'm happy I ended up with a MavT: taking the 'high road' that some quad bashed through. Of course inevitably the next obstacle is some ridiculous off camber washout where I'm teetering on my skinny 50 inches wishing for something wider. Makes trail riding what it is...
 

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I didn't mind running mud holes out in Oregon, as once I was done I would just run the river to clean up the truck. Not many rivers in the desert, so I am thinking I will avoid those mud holes if I ever come across one.
 

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I don't mind a bit of mud. I run into it here and there in moderation.

But that is pure clay water holes. Most evil thing on the planet. Literally more slick than ice.

Got caught myself a couple times this past weekend. 2 F'ing days to clean it, mostly..

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NEVER again will I ride that kind of country. I won't be back lol.
 

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I don't mind a bit of mud. I run into it here and there in moderation.

But that is pure clay water holes. Most evil thing on the planet. Literally more slick than ice.

Got caught myself a couple times this past weekend. 2 F'ing days to clean it, mostly..

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NEVER again will I ride that kind of country. I won't be back lol.
That looks like the rotten smelly mud. We had that in Oregon where I lived along with the Red Clay. Both are really hard to clean up unless you have a nice river to run for a couple miles then its ok.
 

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I wonder what that bill is going to be. 150 miles to get there for that company. And the last 15 miles into the bush to the 666 trail is not exactly pleasant either. Super rocky. Then you get into the soup after that. Brutal...
 

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mud crickets always make mud events... eventful lol

The trick to that soupy crap is to winch out as soon as you are stuck. Got the outlander stuck twice.. Both times i didn't rock it, i went until it didn't go forward anymore, tried backing out and as soon as i realized that wasnt' going to work either, i jumped off and winched out
 

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snatch blocks are amazing if used correctly
 
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