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Sierra Foothills Overlanders Monthly OLB meet-up/meeting. NEW LOCATION

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Monthly on the 3rd Tuesday
El Dorado Hills, CA 95762, USA

Sierra Foothills Overlanders Monthly OLB meet-up/meeting. NEW LOCATION

This is a Monthly meet-up Everyone is welcome! Our events are social, family friendly, with the goal of teaching essential overlanding skills you will need on the trail or while you travel! We conduct training/practice sessions (see below), frequently have guest speaker subject matter experts, and also share DIY how-to\'s to create your own kit, schedule monthly overland trips or trail runs,! Of course, we also have fun. Stop on by!
Meeting starts at 1900 hrs so if you want dinner and drink please get there prior to that. Ordering information is listed below.
Please contact @Kent R on our forums for more information!
The Sierra Foothills Overlanders have also adopted the Long Canyon OHV trail in the El Dorado NF, we conduct 4 cleanups per year with one overnight. For more information contact @DaveD on the forum.

Location details
Date - The third Tuesday of each month.
Time - 1830 hrs for food and 1900 hrs for the start of the meeting. (Steve’s closes at 2100 hrs.)
Location - 3941 Park Dr #100, El Dorado Hills, CA 95762 38.65504 -121.06923
Group parking location for outside rig walk around - TBD once we get the lay of the land.
Rally Point, FB and Messaging - I hope to get all our contacts updated very soon to eliminate confusion.

Food:
Steve's would really like us to pre-order our food by email or phone (don't use the website online ordering). This will take the heat off of their kitchen and keep us on time. (It would be nice not to have to wait 45 minutes for food!)
Menu - http://www.stevespizzaedh.com/?page_id=186
Phone - 916-939-2100, press 1 to order.
Email - stevespizzaedh@gmail.com
  • START DATE

    Tuesday, November 19, 2019

    06:30 PM PDT
    18:00 Hrs GMT -8:00
  • END DATE

    Tuesday, November 19, 2019

    09:00 PM PDT
    21:00 Hrs GMT -8:00
  • OVERLAND BOUND REGION

    US West

  • EVENT TYPE

    Meetup

  • DIFFICULTY

    Easy

Terrain Type

Recommended

Channel

Channel Channel Value
  • Other Forum msg to @Kent R
Repeat: Monthly on the 3rd Tuesday

Rally Point Notes:

Sierra Foothills Overlanders completed the following training as of 4/25/18:

                • Winch basics - 2 hrs in the evening using direct line pull and directional change. Training information came from Bob Wohlers (with permission).
                • Jack orientation, all types and when/where to use. 1/2 day
                • Tire repair, plugging and sidewall repair, valve stem replacement. This was done two times over the year. 1/2 day each
                • GPS/Comm field day. Set up course off-road with several way points. Once they reached the first one, the participant made contact with a ham operator at the top of the trail prior to get coordinates for next point. 1/2 day

Education conducted at monthly meet-up;

                • Camp kitchen demo by various members
                • Traction board demo
                • Heat exchanger demo (hot water for showers) by one of our members
                • GPS/Navigation - in-rig set ups and practice with tablets
                • Communications - came up with standard comm plan and practiced using radios.
                • DIY solar tube shower - demo and assembly of shower with parts list by one of our members

Future education/training:

                • Survival class, one full day. Out of state instructor.
                • Vehicle extrication, concentrating on using tools in our rigs to extricate a patient after a rollover. Practice vehicle acquired.
                • High Lift jack practice. Set up and use the High Lift for pulling a rig backwards when you are by yourself.
                • Advanced winching.
                • First aid class specific to vehicle-based travel.
                • CPR class.
                • Chain Saw classes with the Forest Service - required by USFS for the cleanups on our adopted trail.

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Kent R

Executive Director
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  • Placerville, CA
  • @Kent R
  • 06/16/16

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mr bill | Fair Oaks Member since 26 Apr 2016

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17ForeRunner | Sacramento Member since 17 Apr 2018

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Magic Mike

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Magic Mike | Auburn, CA, USA Member since 12 Sep 2018

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Firemom

Firemom | Auburn, CA, USA Member since 15 Oct 2018

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DaveD

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DaveD | Sacramento, California. USA Member since 14 Jan 2017

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Jellis

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Jellis | Rancho Cordova, CA, USA Member since 17 Feb 2017

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djsixbillion

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djsixbillion | Sacramento, CA Member since 13 Dec 2018

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NorCal25

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Aaron Copeland | El Dorado Hills, CA Member since 09 Sep 2016

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Vinz Clortho

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Christopher Hersey | Roseville, CA Member since 13 May 2018

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AprilC

AprilC | Rocklin, CA Member since 19 Feb 2018

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Kaydo91

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Kaydo91 | Placerville, California Member since 26 Apr 2018

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Schotty48

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Matt Schott | Sacramento, CA Member since 09 Jul 2019

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NorCal4RBlack18 | Roseville Member since 27 Apr 2018

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Rugbylock0914

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heath hatheway | Carmichael, CA, USA Member since 21 Jun 2019

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ctcv1984

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ctcv1984 | Rocklin, CA. Member since 10 Sep 2017

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Roamoverland

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David Weld | Loomis, Ca Member since 11 Sep 2018

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T3QCRUISER

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T3QCRUISER | Northern California Member since 13 Aug 2018

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Cole1228

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zendter | Lodi CA Member since 27 Mar 2019

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  • Start Point: El Dorado Hills, CA 95762, USA GPS Coordinates: 38.65508, -121.06935 Notes: Steves Pizza, El Dorado Hills, CA

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