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    In other words, you'll take Courtney and me to both?

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    Quote Originally Posted by chiapet View Post
    In other words, you'll take Courtney and me to both?
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    Man, we would have the most awesome roadtrip ever. I like this idea.

    When is a good time of year to visit the Grand Canyon? Maybe early October, or March/April?

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    FYI, there's a hostel in downtown Flagstaff walking distance to MELT that is pretty nice and has cheap private rooms with your own bathroom/shower. They also have dorm style rooms for up to like 8 people with a bathroom/shower in the room you can reserve, so depending on the amount of people going that might work.

    http://www.grandcanyonhostel.com/dub...wDubeauSet.htm
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    Quote Originally Posted by Courtney View Post
    Man, we would have the most awesome roadtrip ever. I like this idea.

    When is a good time of year to visit the Grand Canyon? Maybe early October, or March/April?
    It is much cooler up there so November through February there is chances of snow on the ground, which would be cool to see, but if you don't like to be cold I would hit it up in the summer. At nights it is even cold in the summer.
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    It always blows my mind when I read about some derp falling into the Grand Canyon.
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    Yeah but they close itndown if there is too much snownon the ground....so oct/nov or mar/ april are good
    Odi profanum vulgus et arceo. I hate the unholy rabble and keep them away - Horace.
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    Speaking of the Grand Canyon. Has anybody done this yet?




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    No, it makes me nervous just looking at photos of it.
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    I can tell you with absolute certainty that I will NEVER go on that thing.
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    The top view of this makes it look like a Hot Wheels track.
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    Quote Originally Posted by NachoCat View Post
    Speaking of the Grand Canyon. Has anybody done this yet?



    Hell to the fuck no.
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    Oh man. Looking at the picture, I *kind* of want to do that, but I couldn't be sure that I wouldn't actually piss my pants from fear once I got there. Some of my coworkers did it in March and loved it.

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    You guys are pussies.
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    Caribou & Jessy Lanza - 11/23 - The Mohawk

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    Yeah, I read about that skywalk thing on travel blogs when it was first opened, and even though I have never been there, I already sort of hate it in concept. The idea of taking one of our nation's great natural wonders and building a tacky commercial carnival ride over the side of it doesn't really sit well with me.

    Not to mention that they don't allow visitors to bring their own cameras, which is just lame.

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    I honestly have very little interest in visiting anyway. Havasupai is the way to go.
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    Has Pitchfork revealed it's top 200 covers by Arcade Fire yet?

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    Fun Fun Fun Fest -11/7 - 11/9 - Auditorium Shores
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    can't bring your own camera, wtf? i've never been to the grand canyon and i'm an az native :x
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    They have staff who will take your photograph and then sell you the images at hugely inflated prices. They probably don't allow you to take your own cameras so that more people will buy the staff-taken pictures.

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    That's weird. You mean at the skywalk specifically, right?

    I agree it's a shame to throw an ugly man made structure on top of the canyon... I'd still be tempted to check it out though if I were already there. I mean, otherwise, I probably could not be convinced to get within 10' of the edge...

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    Go to the North Rim of the Grand Canyon to avoid crowds.
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    Because fucking millenials that's what

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dale Gribble View Post
    I honestly have very little interest in visiting anyway. Havasupai is the way to go.
    YES!! I hiked down in there and it was beautiful. I didn't have any fry bread though.
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    Quote Originally Posted by chairmenmeow47 View Post
    can't bring your own camera, wtf? i've never been to the grand canyon and i'm an az native :x
    The skywalk is not located in Grand Canyon National Park, it's located on private land outside the park boundary. You can bring your own camera into Grand Canyon National Park and take as many pictures as you want with no fees.
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    Yes, that thing is not at "The Grand Canyon" that people picture. The south rim is where the majority of tourists visit...they have a hotel and restaurant there and the train comes to within a few hundred feet of the rim. The north rim is the more rugged area, more for camping, and it closes in the winter.

    That skywalk thing is at what they call the "west rim". It's what the Hualapai tribe has instead of a casino. This will give you an idea of how much less majestic it is...


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    Enough Grand Canyon talk, nerds. I just booked my flight and hotel room for July's MELT. Most anticipated event of the upcoming year!

    10/18-19: Treasure Island Music Festival
    10/22: Roman Flugel @ f8
    10/25: Moodymann @ PW
    11/20: The Drive by Truckers, Sturgill Simpson @ The Fillmore

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    Can I ask where you're staying? I haven't decided yet.
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    I booked at Days Inn since that's what people had been discussing on facebook.

    10/18-19: Treasure Island Music Festival
    10/22: Roman Flugel @ f8
    10/25: Moodymann @ PW
    11/20: The Drive by Truckers, Sturgill Simpson @ The Fillmore

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    Days Inn, it should be about $60.

    I haven't figured out flights yet though.

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    Anybody MELTing this week? I'm looking for extra motivation to make the drive.

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    Quote Originally Posted by juloxx View Post
    Shut the fuck up you pussy. If you dont get down with Westside Connection you have no credibility in the music world what so-ever. Get off these forums you *** *** and go bump your N'sync
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    I'm down with westside connect....fail again

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    My truck broke down in a big way today.....fuck! Looks like I will have to wait until July, unless some Tucson boardie wants to come to my rescue. Have gas and grass, but no ass.

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