Where to Ride in June

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Where to Ride in June

Postby a1mudpuppy » Mon May 22, 2006 10:33 pm

Start the ideas rolling. I don;t care where I ride. Lake George sounds good or Lake Hernando or down South way maybe the Big O.

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Postby Airboatcapt2 » Mon May 22, 2006 10:54 pm

Lets Launch at Lone Cabbage or in that area. Sounds like perfect timing for me. " Just kidding I will go anywhere with you guys.
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Postby jdotson » Tue May 23, 2006 8:29 am

What about a spring run? It's already getting hot and a cool spring run would be nice! :D

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Postby cntry141iq » Tue May 23, 2006 8:55 am

Juniper run on lake george, they should have the alligators settled down by then
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june run

Postby bandit9077 » Tue May 23, 2006 5:26 pm

I thought i heard something about an event on orange lake in june?? maybe just old age at it again. really nice area to run or Hernando Let's hear from everyone. another SA run like the last will be hard to beat but i bet we are up to it

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Postby big feather » Tue May 23, 2006 5:59 pm

June 24th, Sportman's Cove Resort, McIntosh, FL. (352) 591-1435 .... Orange / Cross Creek / Lockloosa.
A ride with possibly three clubs participating.

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Postby Skeeter » Tue May 23, 2006 6:31 pm

Seminole County Airboat Club,Citrus and United will be there June 24th.We have 5 cabins at Cross Creek Lodge.(Family Traditions Fish Camp)

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Postby a1mudpuppy » Tue May 23, 2006 8:02 pm

So far so good, just would like to go to some place that we can cool off at

Who can we use for a trail boss if we head up there?

Lets here some more input.

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Postby hmgm123 » Sat May 27, 2006 2:54 pm

I VOTE FOR LONE CABBAGE.... :)

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Postby SAFARI RICK » Sat May 27, 2006 5:54 pm

I know there's several of us that live and ride in the cabbage area so that would be cool for me but one of the reasons I got the boat and joined this group was to ride in other area's of Fl. Heck I'll ride almost anywhere!!!
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Postby SwampMatt » Sat May 27, 2006 8:24 pm

We just finished our drive up from Homestead. We saw a lot of airboats heading south on 441 south of 60. We figured it was the Shady Oaks riders heading home. Sorry we missed that one! It was a beautiful day for sure.

We did notice how beautiful it was around the Lakeport area of Lake O.

Both Laura and I hope there is a group ride in & around Lake O sometime this summer. How is it affected by the drought? The canals along Hwy 78 looked pretty full. What part of the lake is the good riding anyway? We may head out there on our own anyway - it just looked so nice.

The Kissimmee river looked a little low, but not too bad.

Maybe not for June - but for sometime soon.

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Postby dblj006 » Sun May 28, 2006 6:24 pm

There is good riding out of Lakeport. It is getting shallow but they are
getting rain over there. Most of that side of the lake 2-3' in depth.
I headed south out past where the Monkeybox used to be and out into
Moonshine Bay. Only thing out there were airboats. To shallow out that way for anything else. It was perfect over there Saturday until about 5:00pm it started to pour.

There are a couple of places there to stay.
Uncle Joe's and Lakeport Lodge are not to bad.
They sell AVGAS on the reservation.
You can ride out of Harney Pond or Dyess Ditch. The ramp at Fisheating Creek is closed due to low water. I like the east ramp at the Harney Pond
Canal access the best.

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Postby bandit9077 » Mon May 29, 2006 12:09 pm

i agree with safari rick and jdotson. it is getting pretty hot and a cool spring would be a good place especially if it happens to be in a new area. if not a cool place still would be nice









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Postby a1mudpuppy » Tue May 30, 2006 7:01 pm

big feather wrote:June 24th, Sportman's Cove Resort, McIntosh, FL. (352) 591-1435 .... Orange / Cross Creek / Lockloosa.
A ride with possibly three clubs participating.


Sounds like the place to be then Let's do it :lol:

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Postby stan » Fri Jun 02, 2006 12:35 pm

Do you reckon it would be alright for some lake county airboaters to hook up with the group the 24th?

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Postby Skeeter » Fri Jun 02, 2006 8:26 pm

Stan,I personally do not see a problem with that.The more the merrier.I think there may be SA people there also.I mentioned it to Swampjet at Kiss last weekend.He also did not have a problem with more people.

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Postby SAFARI RICK » Sun Jun 04, 2006 8:37 am

June thru Sept. are my busiest time of year so for me the sooner we make a decision the better for me( more time to find a baby sitter) Some one step up and make some decisions ( or am I just missing that post) At this point its looking like I won't be able to make the June ride.
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Postby Skeeter » Sun Jun 04, 2006 8:54 am

Rick,I have a monthly ride scheduled for July 23rd for the Seminole County Club.We are riding 192 south for the day,with Chris and Dakota as our guides.You are more than welcome to join us. :idea:

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Postby a1mudpuppy » Sun Jun 04, 2006 5:06 pm

Just got a call from a couple of guys that said there would be a lot of dry running on Orange Lake because the water is do. Should we plan on some where else?

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Postby basketcase0302 » Mon Jun 05, 2006 9:30 pm

A1,

We won't be able to make the June ride :cry: Life's just too darn crazy right now. There was talk a few months ago about makin another froggin contest :idea:

If the waters too low up there at Oarnge and ya'll haven't rode Okeechobee, you should! You'd love it :thumbright:

Just another brain fart escaping :sad11:

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Postby a1mudpuppy » Mon Jun 05, 2006 9:43 pm

If I don't get my engine back I'm not going to be going anywhere. :mumum:

Big O is fine by me. Would mine running Lake George ether Need to make it a VOTE I guess.
Lets talk about it Tuesnight on the chat!!

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Postby Skeeter » Tue Jun 06, 2006 11:41 am

Just got off the phone with Family Traditions Fish Camp.They said Orange Lake is down,but will be good to go for Airboats,Kicker boats will have a problem.Looks like we will be good to go for the end of the month.


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