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Off-roading adventures, backcountry trails, vehicle upgrades, tips, tricks and guides to help you see our world off the beaten path. Whether your out riding single track on a motorcycle or exploring with a decked out vehicle your next adventure starts where the pavement ends.

15 Off Road Driving Tips for safe & fun off road wheeling

off road driving safety tips
If you're like me, you learn by mistakes. You break things, you hurt yourself, you cuss and swear and grind through and eventually, you learn what works and what doesn't. Sometimes there is some glory in all of this but most of the time...

10 Essential Safety items for off road driving – Off road safety kit

off road safety essentials
Building up your off road safety kit with these 10 essential items will make surviving the inevitable break down or roadside repair much more bearable.

How to have a Glorious Holiday Weekend at Glamis

Glamis
Thanksgiving weekend 2017; As outdoor adventurer's who usually stick to pine alpine forests, we had never ventured near the sand dunes of Glamis California in the Imperial Valley in southern California. As more mountain camper/ hikers then sand people we were unprepared for a weekend of dune buggies and sand rails. Let me tell you how, as a Glamis newbie, I discovered how to be prepared for a busy holiday weekend at the Glamis Sand Dunes!

Choosing Off Road tires for your Jeep – What to know before you shop

beadlock offroad rim and tire
Whether your seeking out a particular style, looking to conquer more difficult trails or want to convert your vehicle into a lean, mean rock crawling machine a good set of tires makes can make or break your ambitions.  Choosing tires for your Jeep and...

First glimpse of the new 2018 Jeep Wrangler

2018 Jeep Wrangler
FCA has finally dropped the wraps on the 2018 Jeep Wrangler and shared some photos of the 2018 Jeep Wrangler. More safety features, more fuel-efficient powertrains, and a more significant focus on the open-air freedom seem to have driven the latest incarnation of the Jeep...

Aluminum vs Steel Skid Plates and Armor – Vehicle Protection

Jeep driving over rocks
We decided to take a deep dive into skid plates and armor to check out some of the differences of Steel vs. Aluminum skid plates and how their properties and designs can protect your off road vehicle. From Rock crawling to trail riding skid...

Must have books for your next Colorado Trails 4-wheel drive

Colorado trails southwest region
When it comes to trail riding in Colorado no other collection of books comes close to providing the authority, knowledge, history, and understanding that the Colorado trails series and the Colorado Backroads books offer.  Whether you're experienced Jeep owner looking to explore Colorado or...

Thule Jeep Wrangler Roof Rack Complete Guide with Photos

Thule Jeep Wrangler Roof Rack
Need to carry more gear or throw a kayak/canoe on your jeep for your next adventure? We take the Thule Jeep Wrangler roof rack system out for a spin and show you how simple it is to add some more capacity to your Jeep....

Hidden Falls Adventure Park – Off Road Adventures

Hidden Falls Adventure Park Jeep
September 23rd, 2017 marks the day of our maiden off-road voyage with our new Jeep JK with a trip to our local off-road stomping ground Hidden Falls Adventure Park. Hidden Falls Adventure Park is a 4x4/off-road park for vehicles of all types, makes and...