Category Archives: Trails

Give a report on the trails you have been on.

Audio from May 2017 meeting now online

Uploaded the audio from the May 2017 meeting http://madhatters4x4.com/blog1/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/May-2017-Madhatters.mp3 Notes from the meeting: Still lots of snow/runoff on the trails Rubicon is mostly closed right now, til probably June 1 or slightly after except for section from Loon Lake to the … Continue reading

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Schedule change for July picnic run from Cisco Grove

Due to Axial Fest happening at Cisco Grove from July 12-17, we will need to push our summer picnic trip up a week to July 7-9, still at Cisco Grove. We will discuss it at the meeting tomorrow, but with … Continue reading

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Audio from April 2017 meeting

Audio from meeting is available here http://madhatters4x4.com/blog1/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/April-2017-Madhatters-Meeting.mp3 Highlights: One new guest – “Able” – father/son team – just bought a 2001 TJ and starting to build it up – never Jeeped before Sal gave report on Moab trip Larry gave a … Continue reading

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MET Snow Run Trail Report

On March 25, the Madhatters met up for a 1 day snow run to the Mormon Emigrant Trail led by trail bosses Phill and Darrel.  We had a total of 9 rigs, 12 people, and 1 dog. Meeting at Manteca … Continue reading

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Snow Run — Mar 25

March 25 is the club’s one day snow run.  We are going to the Mormon Emigrant Trail out of Pollack Pines.  The original plan for Cherry Lake won’t work due to road closures there from the very wet Winter rains.  … Continue reading

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Run schedule ideas for 2017

Schedule proposals for 2017 – all runs need a trail boss and an assistant. Ratings 1 (graded dirt road) to 10 (extreme rock crawling): January 13-15 – Winter Fun Fest – Grass Valley – snow run on sunday, various other … Continue reading

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Meeting audio and notes from September 2016 meeting

Audio download: http://madhatters4x4.com/blog1/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Madhatters-Sept-2016-meeting.mp3   Notes to come shortly

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Meeting audio and notes from August 2016 meeting

Audio download: http://madhatters4x4.com/blog1/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Madhatters-Aug-2016-meeting.mp3   Notes to come shortly

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Meeting audio & minutes of the July 2016 meeting

July 26, 2016 Audio download: http://madhatters4x4.com/blog1/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/Madhatters-July-2016-2.mp3 Guests: Wes McBride – TJ with Rubicon Express lift, 35s, etc Treasurers report: Overall balance: $1,976.10 Swamp Lake report – July 15-17 5 rigs – Dennis, Larry, Phil, Darrel, Gary Minor carnage, a few obnoxious … Continue reading

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Meeting audio & minutes of the June 2016 meeting

Audio from the meeting can been downloaded here: http://madhatters4x4.com/blog1/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/June-Madhatters-small.mp3 Meeting brought to order at 7:10pm Guests: Jeff Blewett from Cal4 Rubicon trip – 8 rigs, Craig was trail boss Lots of breakage – John sheared all studs on one axle … Continue reading

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