sand wash/9 mile cyn road conditions? - Mountain Buzz
 



Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 05-28-2012   #1
 
Palisade, Colorado
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 298
sand wash/9 mile cyn road conditions?

wondering if anyone has feedback regarding the condition of Sand Wash/Wrinkle road...i'm a little late on this post, as we are leaving in a couple few hours...wondering if we should go through Vernal or Green River. coming from Grand Junk...Last time i did this it was much better than I expected, wondering if it still is?

peak is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 05-31-2012   #2
 
Bend, Oregon
Paddling Since: 1975
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 159
Doesn't look like you got an answer before you left... How was the road, (and bugs)? We put on in three weeks.
Aerocam is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2012   #3
 
Denver, Colorado
Paddling Since: 2005
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 108
Just took off yesterday - the road to Sand Wash coming from Vernal was better than we've ever seen it. Bugs weren't bad at Sand Wash (although we were there in 40+ mph winds). Starting to get heavy farther down river, though. Bad enough my uncle pulled out his bug suit the last two days (Wire Fence 2 and Nefertitti).

Mark
markdl is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 06-03-2012   #4
 
Palisade, Colorado
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 298
road in from Price side wasn't bad, just longer than I remembered, as usual. passed one guy with a flat, and one of our party had to change a flat at the put-in, he came Vernal way...

lots of work going on on 9 mile road...anybody know why? surprising how much money they are apparently spending on that proj in the middle of nowhere despite slashing other budgets
peak is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-24-2012   #5
 
2tomcat2's Avatar
 
Westminster, Colorado
Paddling Since: 1980
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 560
Road from Myton to Sand Wash was excellent, the usual dust and sharp rocks. No mosquitos, but lots of bugs, despite the WIND. Here's the link for Nine Mile road improvements : Price
2tomcat2 is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Topic Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sand Wash & Green 5/26 wutan Kayaking | Trip Planner 4 04-07-2012 12:56 AM
Split mtn to Sand wash? Is it worth doing with Desolation shoenfeld13 Whitewater Kayaking 8 02-23-2012 10:34 PM
Mineral Bottom road conditions Swobo Whitewater Kayaking 0 09-20-2011 11:43 PM
four mile creek below shelf road? tony Whitewater Kayaking 4 03-28-2010 09:58 AM
Lost First Aid Rocket box at Sand Wash 8/14 gnawdoow Lost & Found 0 08-23-2005 12:46 PM

» Classified Ads
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:30 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.