Refresh Your First-Aid Kit

Summer has arrived, which means the four-wheeling season is kicking into high gear. Now is a good time to inspect all your gear, including first-aid kits. First-aid kits are easy to overlook. They’re usually tucked away and tend not to get used... Read more

Aug 16, 2019 12:00 AM Off-road Essentials


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In today’s fast-paced world, beating traffic is among the most difficult problems to face. Whatever city you are in, traffic jams are everywhere, especially in the morning when people rush to work and in the afternoon to early evening when workers... Read more



Tom Severin

It is important to pack the proper gear for your upcoming 4WD trip. Along with packing the correct supplies, there are also some you should leave at home as they can be bad for you, your vehicle and the environment. Here is a list of the things... Read more

Off-Road Essentials

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Michael Dorausch

Over the years of off-road instructing, I have heard many concerns – indeed, fears – from newer drivers. (Even experienced four-wheelers have doubts from time to time). The dozens of thoughts expressed by my students can be grouped into seven... Read more

Off-Road Essentials

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Virgil Dessouroux NB Expeditions

Impressive Base Camp Selection

Because many 4WD excursions last two days or more, there’s usually the need to select a campsite arrangement. You can elect to go with a base camp, or set up camp at a different location each night (what I call a cruise or a moving camp). Read more

May 29, 2019 12:00 AM Off-road Essentials