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by LarryWilson
Mon Jul 22, 2019 9:09 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Jeep Show September 7th Or meeting or Both?
Replies: 0
Views: 19

Jeep Show September 7th Or meeting or Both?

Hello All, Sorry for the delay in this post. There is a jeep show on Saturday September 7th in Abingdon, IL. (see details below) This event was discussed a little at the July 13th meeting and is found to be in conflict with our regularly scheduled meeting for September. While there was some interest...
by LarryWilson
Mon Jul 15, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Meeting Reminder 08/03
Replies: 0
Views: 24

Meeting Reminder 08/03

Hello All,

I just wanted to remind everyone that we have a scheduled meeting on August 3rd at 6 pm. The location is: The Dream Hut in Bartonville. Come out and join us for some food and discussions of all things jeep related.
by LarryWilson
Mon Jul 15, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: HillBillie Ranch July 27th
Replies: 1
Views: 56

Re: HillBillie Ranch July 27th

I double checked with Hillbillie Ranch and we are set to go on July 27th. A couple of people asked if campsites were available. Yes, they do have them available. You can go to their website: https://hillbillieoffroad.com/

Hope to see you out there!
by LarryWilson
Sun Jul 07, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: HillBillie Ranch July 27th
Replies: 1
Views: 56

HillBillie Ranch July 27th

We have a club trip scheduled to go to the Hillbillie Ranch off-road park on Saturday, July 27th. It is located at: 20269 Otterville rd, Jerseyville, IL 62052. That is a little North of St. Louis. It appears that it is a 2.5 hour trip from the Peoria area. It is a little smaller than the badlands of...
by LarryWilson
Sun Jul 07, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Meeting Reminder 07/13
Replies: 2
Views: 108

Re: Meeting Reminder 07/13

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by LarryWilson
Wed Jul 03, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: DUke's Off-Road Ranch July 6th
Replies: 5
Views: 328

Re: DUke's Off-Road Ranch July 6th

Steve,

Based on the response, I was going to recommend the same. I hope that it didn't cause you too much of an inconvenience. Hope that you enjoy, the holiday!

Larry
by LarryWilson
Sun Jun 30, 2019 8:52 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Meeting Reminder 07/13
Replies: 2
Views: 108

Meeting Reminder 07/13

Hello All,

For those of you that are not going to Washita but still want to do something with the club we have a meeting on July 13th at Lou's drive-in. Meeting time is 6 pm and it is located at 4229 N. Knoxville Ave, Peoria.

Hope to see you there!

Larry
by LarryWilson
Sun Jun 30, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Washita July 13th
Replies: 11
Views: 573

Re: Washita July 13th

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by LarryWilson
Thu Jun 27, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: Technical - All Jeeps
Topic: learning car repair for dummies
Replies: 6
Views: 289

Re: learning car repair for dummies

Hi Sean and welcome to the forum! Car repairs can appear daunting but if you take your time and research it, you can repair anything. All vehicles start out as just a bunch of parts. Google and Youtube are your friends in these situations. While your picture shows good detail of the fastener, it mig...
by LarryWilson
Wed Jun 19, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: DUke's Off-Road Ranch July 6th
Replies: 5
Views: 328

DUke's Off-Road Ranch July 6th

Are you still wondering what to do on the 4th of July weekend? The fireworks will be over but that doesn't mean that the fun has to stop. Head down to Duke's off-road park on July 6th. There is always good conversation, a friendly environment and of course wheeling! As always, since Duke's is privat...
by LarryWilson
Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Badlands trip 06/22
Replies: 6
Views: 444

Re: Badlands trip 06/22

I am planning on it!
by LarryWilson
Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:28 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Washita July 13th
Replies: 11
Views: 573

Washita July 13th

Hello All In past meetings there has been discussion about going to Washita in July because they have an open wheeling day. Below is the link for those who wish to sign up early. This event is on Saturday July 13th. It’s about 3.5 hours from the Peoria area. I know some people prefer to get a hotel....
by LarryWilson
Sat Jun 01, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Badlands trip 06/22
Replies: 6
Views: 444

Badlands trip 06/22

Saturday June 22nd we have a trip scheduled to go to the Badlands Off-Road Park in Attica, Indiana. The parks hours are 9 am to 7 pm. Entry fee is $25 for the driver and $10 per passenger for the day. Flags are required but if you don't have one, don't worry. You can purchase one there or if you giv...
by LarryWilson
Sun May 26, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Meeting Reminder 06/01
Replies: 0
Views: 168

Meeting Reminder 06/01

Hello All,

Just wanted to remind everyone that we have a club meeting on Saturday, June 1st at the Sonic in Pekin. Don't forget that our summer meetings start at 6 pm.

Hopefully the weather will be a little more cooperative and give us a little bit of sunshine!

Hope to see you there!

Larry
by LarryWilson
Wed May 22, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: 2019 Tremont Turkey parade
Replies: 7
Views: 628

Re: 2019 Tremont Turkey parade

I am sorry to hear that. The attendance at the parades is a little different every year. Let's plan on trying again, next year!
by LarryWilson
Wed May 22, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Duke's Off-Road Ranch May 25th
Replies: 5
Views: 525

Re: Duke's Off-Road Ranch May 25th

Steve,

No funds were approved for this adventure. I think a small collection from those attending would be fine. If you need anything, let me know.

Larry
by LarryWilson
Thu May 16, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: The Back Room
Topic: Another new park
Replies: 2
Views: 529

Re: Another new park

I don’t believe anyone from the club has gone up to check out that park yet.

If you do go, please let us know what you think of it.
by LarryWilson
Sat May 04, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Duke's Off-Road Ranch May 25th
Replies: 5
Views: 525

Duke's Off-Road Ranch May 25th

Hello All Our next scheduled off road event is on May 25th . It is a trip down to Duke's off-road ranch for some trail clean-up and off-road fun! For those who don't know, Duke's is some property owned by one our club members. It is a lot of fun and every trip is a different experience! The weather ...
by LarryWilson
Fri Apr 26, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: MIJC Club Information
Topic: Meeting Reminder
Replies: 1
Views: 293

Re: Meeting Reminder

Thank you Rose for posting the reminder! It looks like we can have our first cruise-in and donate items for a good cause. So I hope that everyone comes out to the meeting and brings something for the food bank! Don't forget that the meeting time moves to 6pm. And May the 4th be with you! Larry
by LarryWilson
Wed Apr 24, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Flat Nasty Easter Weekend
Replies: 20
Views: 2370

Re: Flat Nasty Easter Weekend

I haven’t heard of any trail damage, so I guess it was a good trip.
by LarryWilson
Sun Mar 31, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Meeting reminder April 6th
Replies: 0
Views: 261

Meeting reminder April 6th

Hello All,

I just wanted to remind everyone that we have a club meeting scheduled for this coming Saturday (April 6th) at noon. It will be at the Avanti's in Pekin and it is our last "in door" club meeting for the season.

Hope to see you all there!
by LarryWilson
Sun Mar 31, 2019 10:32 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Colchester Quarry March 30th
Replies: 19
Views: 2431

Re: Colchester Quarry March 30th

We all had a lot of fun! For those that did not attend, the mud did provide a good challenge to ALL on the trails. Thank you to John Gage for being the leader at the site and arranging for us to use the property. Other than some bruised ego's, the only trail damage that I am currently aware of was S...
by LarryWilson
Fri Mar 29, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Colchester Quarry March 30th
Replies: 19
Views: 2431

Re: Colchester Quarry March 30th

Bill directions were sent to your gmail account.
by LarryWilson
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Colchester Quarry March 30th
Replies: 19
Views: 2431

Re: Colchester Quarry March 30th

Steve, I have sent directions to your yahoo account.

Tom, I am sorry to hear that you won’t be able to make it. If you need a hand with the water pump on Sunday, let me know. I might be able to give you a hand if you want.