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Tom Severin

Moab Rim Trail attracts off-road adventurers from around the world. However, the toughest section weeds out inexperienced drivers and stock vehicles. With aftermarket parts from Superlift Suspension Systems and Rugged Ridge, you can experience... Read more

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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

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Derek Montgomery

Do You Have a Tire Failure Strategy?

Tires are generally your number one problem driving off-road. Tires, by their nature, take a lot of abuse while off road. Trails are anything but smooth. Stuff happens! A stick jams into the sidewall; a rock that is ideal to skip across a lake... Read more

Apr 8, 2019 12:00 AM Off-road Essentials

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Tom Severin

Bob said he had to get back. We were two days into a three-day trip through the Mojave Desert. He assured me that he knew the way back. At one-point Bob arrived at a river crossing. He had crossed it several times in the past. Normally it was only... Read more

Overland

Safety cash

Perry Mack

One constant in four-wheeling is the need to pack properly. Because we’re off on our own – away from the conveniences of city life – we have to be self-sufficient. Not only do we prepare for the expected (camping, cookouts, and such), we must try... Read more

Overland

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Tom Severin

Top 10 Fears of a 4WD Trail Leader

Have you ever wondered about being a Trail Leader? Ever imagined yourself guiding a group of four-wheelers down historic trails and through scenic landscapes? Read more

Oct 25, 2018 12:00 AM Off-road Essentials

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Doug Beckers

Summer is here and for most of the country that equals fire restrictions. While these restrictions seem to put a crimp in your camping, they're really just a minor inconvenience. You still get to enjoy the outdoors - just in a different style. Read more

Travel Tips

Hey, buddy. Did you hear the one about the ‘gator that strolled into a leather store? He was looking for a long-lost cousin. Oh, come on. It wasn’t that bad. (Was it?) Chances are you’ve heard tons of jokes like this one. ... Read more

Travel Tips

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Bryan Irons

It’s a challenge every four-wheeler faces at some point: Should you hold onto the current vehicle or replace it? If you’re like most four wheelers you’ll hang on as long as possible. Something breaks, and you replace it. Another part snaps, and... Read more

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