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by Voice
Thu Sep 22, 2011 2:48 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Information about the DAC meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 888

Information about the DAC meeting

Is there any info about the Dac meeting a couple of weeks ago? I'm told I need to take a look at what's happening.
by Voice
Fri Mar 05, 2010 4:12 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: CARB outlaws race fuel for recreational purposes
Replies: 40
Views: 6834

Re: CARB outlaws race fuel for recreational purposes

So, wouldn't importing it from out of state be illegal?
Or purchasing it instate under false pretenses also illegal?
by Voice
Fri Mar 05, 2010 12:34 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LEO's out of Control!
Replies: 98
Views: 28800

Re: LEO's out of Control!

Agreed. I blew by both posts... A) There's no bribes going on and I have the upmost respect for cops and LEO's of all types. The cartoon was a non-issue. B) The list, when posted, is usually there to represent those who have died while trying to keep the peace. In other words, these people died to p...
by Voice
Thu Mar 04, 2010 3:54 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LEO's out of Control!
Replies: 98
Views: 28800

Re: LEO's out of Control!

Yeah, I was kinda wondering what that list of "hero's" had to do with the topic at hand... If I list all of the "fishermen" (US's deadliest job) would that mean we should grant hero status for those who unselfishly give their lives so I can eat Crab Legs? I get it. Cops have a tough job. But that's ...
by Voice
Thu Mar 04, 2010 3:23 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: CARB outlaws race fuel for recreational purposes
Replies: 40
Views: 6834

Re: CARB outlaws race fuel for recreational purposes

I understand about the leaded/unleaded issue and all, but I read that announcement closely and it does not really make that distinction. It makes the Race/road gas distinction. So, as I read it, according to that announcement... even UNLEADED Race gas is RACE gas and is only to be used for compititi...
by Voice
Wed Mar 03, 2010 6:16 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: CARB outlaws race fuel for recreational purposes
Replies: 40
Views: 6834

Re: CARB outlaws race fuel for recreational purposes

Well, ain't that just dandy? So, now the big question. The advisory says that it is to inform sellers of the "regulations and requirements concerning the supply, sales, and use of gasoline used in racing vehicles" but does not mention any limits on said use. In other words... will using race fuel be...
by Voice
Fri Feb 19, 2010 4:16 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: got a dui this presidence weekend
Replies: 16
Views: 2838

Re: got a dui this presidence weekend

.08 ... meaning, you walked past an open Ice Chest.
by Voice
Sat Jan 30, 2010 7:42 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LEO's out of Control!
Replies: 98
Views: 28800

Re: LEO's out of Control!

That video amazed me, and I was pretty shocked. I don't know if there was a crime on there or not I'm just not at all happy that an officer can just walk up to you and just because he thinks you may have filmed a crime can just take your camera from you. You want that film then fine, warn the lady t...
by Voice
Tue Dec 15, 2009 3:41 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: what is this world coming to?
Replies: 8
Views: 1578

Re: what is this world coming to?

Jack ... Light.
by Voice
Mon Dec 07, 2009 4:09 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Polaris RZR in the sand
Replies: 8
Views: 1191

Re: Polaris RZR in the sand

Mini Wookie???
Isn't that an Ewok? :D
by Voice
Wed Nov 25, 2009 3:47 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Help me find a thread?
Replies: 9
Views: 1068

Re: Help me find a thread?

For me it's pretty simple. I get alomst a month of Vacation per year.
Used at 2 - 3 day intervals it lasts for a while.

It's those 2-week family vacations that ruin it for most hard workers! :D
by Voice
Wed Nov 25, 2009 2:41 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Don't abandon your vehicles at the ISDRA
Replies: 25
Views: 4275

Re: Don't abandon your vehicles at the ISDRA

am not sure I made myself clear so I want to make sure that I am getting the correct grief. I was kinda kidding about the grief part as I saw us as doing the right thing by the way we camp. I only get a month, usually March, to spend with my friends in Glamis as I no longer live close enough to go ...
by Voice
Wed Nov 18, 2009 6:35 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Help me find a thread?
Replies: 9
Views: 1068

Re: Help me find a thread?

I call this "Glamis Creep", as in, the departure day keeps creeping closer and closer. You start out planning on leaving on Friday and before you know it you've figured out how you can get out of Dodge on Wed Night... I searched and found nothing. But, I know it's been discussed before, (hence, the ...
by Voice
Tue Nov 03, 2009 3:26 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Boardmanville Access?
Replies: 37
Views: 5500

Re: bordmenville

A search on this website will show that the BLM routinely reccomended crossing the tracks on the shoulder on HWY 78. This reccomendation usually came in the form of... "Don't go over the tracks... use the crossing at 78 and stay on the shoulder" Riding on that side is supposed to still be legal. Or,...
by Voice
Mon Oct 26, 2009 2:59 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Boardmanville Access?
Replies: 37
Views: 5500

Re: bordmenville

I keep seeing that "it's illegal to cross the tracks at the crossing", but I'm not seeing where that law is written. It has, in the past been designated legal by the BLM to cross the tracks at the crossing, on the hard shoulder. I've not seen any new laws saying this was no longer the case. Certainl...
by Voice
Wed Oct 14, 2009 9:54 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Don't Dump It On The Ground!
Replies: 32
Views: 5630

Re: Don't Dump It On The Ground!

To the best of my knowledge... (and I spent a long time wading through the rules one year) There is no prohibition against fresh water being poured on the ground at Glamis. I suppose it's possible to leak so much water that it caused an inconvenience to other campers and I would probably want to avo...
by Voice
Thu Oct 01, 2009 9:06 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Judge rejects BLM off-road policy / West Mojave Plan
Replies: 20
Views: 2387

Re: Judge rejects BLM off-road policy / West Mojave Plan

I just wonder how a system can pass these kinds of rulings, (this and the Sex Offender case) and then expect the public to respect "The Law".
by Voice
Tue Sep 22, 2009 2:01 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Wash Road Volunteer, Darren Iezzi
Replies: 17
Views: 2631

Re: Wash Road Volunteer, Darren Iezzi

I agree "Iezzi Road" No one deserves it more.
Darren, You have my thanks and gratitude
This is in process... look for the sign!
by Voice
Sun Sep 13, 2009 3:03 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: More civility, less nudity planned for desert playgrounds
Replies: 30
Views: 3284

Re: More civility, less nudity planned for desert playgrounds

Maybe, if you can get all of the nudity removed in favor of "decency", along with any kind of "stripper pole" or anything else that can be construed as "indecent" you can then start working on getting the tight T-shirts, halter tops, bikini tops and short shorts removed from the area as well. I mean...
by Voice
Fri Aug 28, 2009 2:14 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Response from Kynan Barrios to my Glass ticket
Replies: 12
Views: 2868

Re: Response from Kynan Barrios to my Glass ticket

Steve, I've read your letter a couple of times now. Thanks for your comments. Also, your citation was dismissed because you claimed to have picked up the bottles in question from another campsite and stated you were a steward of the dunes. If you are a steward of the dunes, you must realize how fra...
by Voice
Thu Aug 20, 2009 5:27 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Group Rides
Replies: 27
Views: 1981

Re: Group Rides

A couple of things that can help with particularly large rides... (like 15 or more people) The Buddy system works great. The whole "you are responsible for the guy behind you" trick is good and should always be the default, but on particularly large rides things can get confusing and frequently the ...
by Voice
Thu Aug 20, 2009 3:24 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: A story that needs to be told
Replies: 37
Views: 6111

Re: A story that needs to be told

I kind of disagree with Goofy a bit. on big weekend they will be a little on edge,and you should know that when you see them...most of these guys would never be out here if they werent working...give then a break,and they night give you one too If they are "on edge" then they do not belong there. Th...
by Voice
Thu Aug 06, 2009 1:56 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: DOES ANYBODY KNOW HOW TO GET A VENDOR SPOT AT GLAMIS
Replies: 7
Views: 788

Re: DOES ANYBODY KNOW HOW TO GET A VENDOR SPOT AT GLAMIS

Sorry to hijack your thread, but I have a similar question as well. Does Tim (glamispilot) own the GBS? I heard the owner of the GBS allows vendors on HIS property, and you can vendor there instead of getting the BLM permit? Sorry, I am not to familiar with the Glamis area, been going to Buttercup ...
by Voice
Thu Jul 23, 2009 3:39 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Who need photo shop when you live in Fontana
Replies: 12
Views: 1297

Re: Who need photo shop when you live in Fontana

They usually stick it to ya with teh "handling Charge"...
And then, of course, there's the taxes.
by Voice
Thu Jul 09, 2009 12:15 am
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Any details on this?
Replies: 23
Views: 2760

Re: Any details on this?

I find it VERY hard to justify trash cans when we don't even have a ROAD!!! And, did I read that right? Were we just schooled on how a bill gets passed in the congress? Did anyone else here picture that old Schoolhouse rock cartoon while reading the above passage? I mean seriously? You mean that the...
by Voice
Sat Jul 04, 2009 11:28 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Any details on this?
Replies: 23
Views: 2760

Re: Any details on this?

Hmmmm... Can someone explain to me why Filner is able to find money for this bull... but seems incapable of funding anything else at the ISDRA to the point that we are forced to pay double taxes for services we don't want or need? The next time someone tells me that "there's no money and the Feds wo...
by Voice
Fri Jun 19, 2009 10:45 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: It Is Time To Step Up & Volunteer, New Wash Road !
Replies: 14
Views: 2460

Re: It Is Time To Step Up & Volunteer, New Wash Road !

This could be great!

Does this mean that this road will be "By the people and For the People"?

In otherwords, we build it so it cannot/will not ever be restricted?
by Voice
Mon Jun 15, 2009 3:34 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: State to rape OHV Trust Fund (again) for non-OHV State Parks
Replies: 13
Views: 1800

Re: State to rape OHV Trust Fund (again) for non-OHV State Parks

This right here is precisely why I stand opposed to any new tax, fee, service, burocracy or program.
If the program worked and we didn't get ripped off then maybe I might be more inclined to gleefully fork over my hard earned money for a "duning fee".
by Voice
Sun May 31, 2009 8:16 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: In Ariz. Officers crack down on ATV riders
Replies: 13
Views: 1838

Re: In Ariz. Officers crack down on ATV riders

The idea isn't so much to improve trails as it is access. Things like parking areas, signage and such. The way the law was written is actually very specific on what the money is to be spent. It also disallows the legislature to use any of the funds for other purposes aside from those set forth in t...
by Voice
Fri May 29, 2009 3:16 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: In Ariz. Officers crack down on ATV riders
Replies: 13
Views: 1838

Re: In Ariz. Officers crack down on ATV riders

The decal costs $25 per year. It's a user fee that will generate revenue for improving off-roading trails and enforcing safety. "We're going to be able to hire seven brand new Game & Fish officers," said Gabriel Paz, with Arizona Game & Fish. "And they're going to be 100 percent dedicated to off-hi...
by Voice
Mon May 18, 2009 5:10 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Latest Wash Road Information
Replies: 44
Views: 7782

Re: Latest Wash Road Information

They could also be K-rails...
In other words, a chokepoint/gate situation.
by Voice
Tue May 12, 2009 2:23 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Latest Wash Road Information
Replies: 44
Views: 7782

Re: Latest Wash Road Information

In order to control the flow of traffic, in the future BLM could install traffic control devices along the private property boundary.
This thing looks good, but as usual there's the requisite "questionable" small print included.
by Voice
Tue May 12, 2009 12:22 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: BLM proposes to raise ISDRA fees next season
Replies: 25
Views: 3565

Re: BLM proposes to raise ISDRA fees next season

I see alot of these... "This is what people want." At some point the desire of the people has to be weighed against the purpose of the land. I drive on public roads all of the time. I want cheaper gas, more cops and for speeders to be ripped from their cars and shot in the head. But that just doesn'...
by Voice
Sun Apr 19, 2009 11:02 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: New York Times -Motorcycles for Children Pulled From Sale
Replies: 9
Views: 1604

Re: New York Times -Motorcycles for Children Pulled From Sale

An unexpected consequence of this legislation is that youth motorcycles and OHV's are affected by these limits due to the high lead content of some metal components. Unexpected? Is she serious? A) Did she read the bill before it was passed? and B) I'm certain that congress was informed of this cons...
by Voice
Wed Apr 01, 2009 12:40 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: ASA message board quoted in anti OHV push
Replies: 51
Views: 5622

Re: ASA message board quoted in anti OHV push

Trying to avoid this kind of thing is absolutely pointless. No matter what you say it WILL be taken out of context and used against you. That being said, The world understands the internet, hence the saying... "If it was posted on the internet then it must be true." Sarcasm at its finest. No one act...
by Voice
Wed Apr 01, 2009 12:31 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Trespassing on Wash Road
Replies: 24
Views: 4053

Re: Trespassing on Wash Road

Just what Glamis needs...

Another competing police force.

BLM
IV Sheriff
Water authority
Highway Patrol
and
RR Cops...

Anyone else want in on the action?

OH, forgot the Boarder Patrol
by Voice
Tue Mar 31, 2009 3:36 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Trespassing on Wash Road
Replies: 24
Views: 4053

Re: Trespassing on Wash Road

Their law enforcement status is much less important than the fact that they carry guns.

Never challange the authority of a guy with a gun. Seems foolish to me.

Give me the ticket and I'll see ya in court.
by Voice
Mon Mar 30, 2009 2:55 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: ASA message board quoted in anti OHV push
Replies: 51
Views: 5622

Re: ASA message board quoted in anti OHV push

It's only a problem if you let it be. Imagine: "God quoted in satanic tome" ... Think God gives a darn? And oh, by the way. It works both ways. We quote their socialist propoganda all the time while trying to discredit them. In the end we'll win because we are right and they are wrong. Be proud of w...
by Voice
Mon Mar 30, 2009 2:48 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Trespassing on Wash Road
Replies: 24
Views: 4053

Re: Trespassing on Wash Road

Meh...
Write the ticket. I'll see ya in court.

I'd like to see what a "Warrant for arrest" from the RR looks like. LOL
by Voice
Fri Mar 27, 2009 2:30 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: LETTER FROM DUNCAN D HUNTER ON WASHROAD
Replies: 3
Views: 1115

Re: LETTER FROM DUNCAN D HUNTER ON WASHROAD

Sounds like he doesn't understand the issue. It's not a closure. It's a restriction to access.
by Voice
Thu Mar 26, 2009 4:25 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: FL Sand Rail made for mud???
Replies: 9
Views: 1836

Re: FL Sand Rail made for mud???

I would think that paddles would grip way too much in the mud.
I might try some Desert Trackers, though.
by Voice
Thu Mar 26, 2009 12:23 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: ASA message board quoted in anti OHV push
Replies: 51
Views: 5622

Re: ASA message board quoted in anti OHV push

Wow, This is all it takes to get you guys active and in an uproar? I'll have to remember that! :D I've re-read the original post maybe 10 times and I can't for the life of me find any way that it could possibly be some sort of attack against off-roaders, Vince or this board. Even if the packet wasn'...
by Voice
Wed Mar 25, 2009 4:23 pm
Forum: SandRail • Jeep • OffRoad Vehicle
Topic: Oops....
Replies: 3
Views: 1454

Re: Oops....

That's not as bad as unhooking a T-Trailer and then mashing on the breaks like crazy in the vein hope that it stops before it hits the car thats parked behind you.

Hint: The rear wheels are off the ground.
by Voice
Wed Mar 18, 2009 11:06 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: BLM Establishes Commendation/Complaint Line
Replies: 5
Views: 1451

Re: BLM Establishes Commendation/Complaint Line

Niel's email box has always been open...
by Voice
Mon Mar 16, 2009 1:59 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: BLM Establishes Commendation/Complaint Line
Replies: 5
Views: 1451

Re: BLM Establishes Commendation/Complaint Line

Another "service" we get to pay for?

All sarcasm asside. This may be a good thing, but I'm afraid that it's gonna fill up quickly.
by Voice
Tue Mar 10, 2009 3:38 pm
Forum: Wide Open Sand
Topic: Possible fee increase next season
Replies: 9
Views: 1421

Re: Possible fee increase next season

Let's see here... we've almost lost the trash service, barely have access to over half of the camping areas, the closures are still alive and well, fee compliance is way up (and I would guess is one of the highest in the nation), crime and other incidence are way down, Comp is still closed, Olds sti...
by Voice
Wed Feb 11, 2009 12:42 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Sand Fence for wash road
Replies: 119
Views: 18942

Re: Sand Fence for wash road

The other down side, which I believe we are beginning to see, is that after the increased law enforcement has hassled and removed the problem people who needed to be sent away, they then start hassling everyone in order to justify their continued employment/existence. This is the core of the issue ...
by Voice
Tue Feb 10, 2009 12:17 pm
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Sand Fence for wash road
Replies: 119
Views: 18942

Re: Sand Fence for wash road

There is a theory that increased public awareness due to the closures and websites like this and others are as much responsible for the turn around in lawlessness at Glamis as the increased enforcement presence.
by Voice
Fri Feb 06, 2009 10:39 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Sand Fence for wash road
Replies: 119
Views: 18942

Re: Sand Fence for wash road

This issue has already caused two major, licensed events to be canceled.

IMO: Far too nice in both of those letters. The RR didn't "change their mind" or "Change their Position"...
They LIED for the purpose of avoiding critisism and opposition until it was too late.
by Voice
Tue Feb 03, 2009 11:21 am
Forum: Glamis Dunes • I.S.D.R.A.
Topic: Sand Fence for wash road
Replies: 119
Views: 18942

Re: Sand Fence for wash road

This just in: The small openenings that were left by the RR that they said they would always leave because they said they would always let us into our washes... are being systematically closed, one by one by the RR. Campers were even "closed into" a wash at one point. In otherwords, what we were all...

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