We are celebrating 41 years in 2020!
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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Beckler Dec 2020
In recent years the hang over run has been the most attended run of the year. We normally have between 20 and 30 rigs on the hill. This year was no exception. This year however would be different. With this many rigs we clog up the trail and make it hard for others. As a result this year we decided to hold a night run. The meet up location was at 7 sharp with a full tank of gas. Gary took a group up toward the staging area, Chris took the trailers to the ranger station and I took the last group.
Tonga Tree Run Dec 2020
I started off the day with hitting the alarm clock. I work a swing shift schedule so I usually donâ€™t even know what that dang thing sounds like.I got my coffee and took my time getting ready. I should have plenty of time.Well I guess once I got in behind a guy speeding up then slowing down and speeding up and slowing down. Then stopping to top off fuel.I got to the staging are right at 10am on the dotâ€¦ Oops By the time I had aired down and get ready to go I was running late at about 10:10. But
Pyramid Pass Nov 2020
Joe and I have been talking about running Pyramid pass FS70. For anyone who does not know Pyramid pass is just north of Naches pass. While planning for the run I setup google maps on my tablet. The funny thing is that google maps knows that highway 410 is closed and suggested that I drive over Fs70 instead. Can you imagine getting told by your GPS to go over a pass that is not passable by cars. That would not be good. Joe took care of checking on the road, making sure it was going to be open and