We are celebrating 39 years in 2018!
The Timber Tamers are a large general 4wd club based out of Western Washington. We were organized in April of 1979, and are based out of the Lynnwood, Washington area. Our membership is diverse, from young to old, men and women, driving many different types of 4wd vehicles.
We are affiliated with the Pacific Northwest 4 Wheel Drive Association and promoteÂ TREAD Lightly!Â principles. The PNW4WDA organizes trail runs, trail maintenance in conjunction with DNR, races, play days, fun days, clean-ups, charitable works, legislative issues, etc., in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho.
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Tonga Ridge Jan 2019
Well, there were some folks among the Timber Tamers who really wanted to go on the Hangover Run on New Yearâ€™s Day, but for various reasons werenâ€™t able to. So, the request went out for another snow run to make up for that for the folks who couldnâ€™t go on the Hangover Run. (Great idea, Jon Holzwarth!!) Soooâ€¦we got that organized and went to Tonga Ridge yesterday! Having some degree of a weakness, I volunteered to lead the run. So we met at 9:00 AM at the Chevron station at the round-a-bout
Hangover Run Group 2 Jan 2019
We started off getting to the Darrington Shell station about 9:35 am. The meeting time was 9:45 am and depart at 10am. Everyone had lined up across the street in the empty lot and it looked like a lot of people. I got fueled up and got parked over there. I said my hellos and introductions to some guys that Joe had brought along. I was also informed a bunch of people no one knew kind of followed our group to the empty lot. I introduced myself and found that they were not with us but they seemed like
Hangover Run Group 1 Jan 2019
There were two groups for the Hangover Run for 2019â€”the â€śBig Dogsâ€ť and the rest of the folks. The â€śBig Dogsâ€ť were the people who were foolish enough to get up too early after New Yearâ€™s Eve to try to be the first (or highest) up the mountain in the snow. The rest of the folks were smarter than us, and took a more leisurely time about getting out of bed. The 2019 Hangover Run was planned for White Chuck Mountain, which is a little east of Darrington. For this trail run today, the plan