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[pics] Death Valley – Imagine If There Was A Place…Intro
Words to describe Death Valley have been difficult for me. It is a place that is more diverse and amazing and beautiful than I could ever imagine. Literally, for 8 days, I kept thinking “how can this place continue to amaze me more every hour that I spend here?”.... Read more
[pics] All About The DC Auto Show! Jeeps and More!
If you are familiar with my adventures, you know that I travel all around the USA. While I was in the nation’s capital, I checked out the annual auto show. The Washington DC Auto Show is the one of the world’s largest automotive displays, showcasing more than 600 models... Read more
[pics] Introducing Dan Smarg! Finding The Road Less Travelled!
A California to Wyoming Overland Jeep Adventure – Part I  Blog & Photos: The orange sun just dipped below the razor-sharp ridgeline and I haven’t even aired-down yet because I’m racing to get to anywhere I can call “camp” before twilight vanishes. It’s a very familiar story – one... Read more
5 Ways to Let Out Your Inner Land Use!
Actions Speak Louder Than Words Let’s say you’re on a trail ride with your club/friends, and someone throws a cigarette butt out the window. Or how about “that guy” you see who keeps driving by trail trash leaving it for you to pick up? It’s so easy to pretend... Read more
[pics] “Everything Is Bigger in Texas” and Racing Is No Exception!
Texas-style racing came to King of the Hammers this year with a new race rig, #4659 “Manche”, in the 4600 class of the Every Man Challenge race! I met Donnie and Alexandra Kehlenbeck at my first Dirt Riot race in Katemcy, Texas at Wolf Caves Offroad park. As husband... Read more
[pics] Trust! In Your Gear, Rig, and Homies
What are you willing to sacrifice? It’s time to turn up your inner Jeeper. This is probably the most important message you’ll ever hear about the off-pavement, overlanding, Jeeping, adventure-based lifestyle. It’s about trust! Have you asked yourself just who you (really) trust to spot your rig through a... Read more
7 Master Secrets to Survive with Conflict in Outdoor Recreation
Here at ModernJeeper, we have witnessed club and personality conflicts lately that could jeopardize our Jeep lifestyle.  We encourage you to do everything you can to help resolve conflicts and focus on keeping our trails open.  Please see if something here in this 2018 flashback from Del Albright will... Read more
[catie’s corner] Roadtripping with the Jeep Down the 101
Today we venture back to last Spring when Catie took us down the coastline on the famous Highway 101.  We’ve heard folks are planning ocean-side trips with this warm weather we’re having in the west. No matter how you use your Jeep we’ve got you covered at ModenJeeper.  The... Read more
Let’s Stop Losing Trails to Bureaucracy
Today we flashback to 2018 with this hard-hitting land use piece that still merits your attention — perhaps more so than ever.   Let’s make sure we understand and use government and bureaucracy to our favor in keeping trails open. The Editors. How to Win with Bureaucrats and Politicians Effectively... Read more
[catie’s corner] Exploring Cadillac Ranch with Make Her Mean!
Jeeps are cool, but have you seen these Cadillacs? As you head into the city of Amarillo, Texas, you may pass by this fun tourist trap. Back in 1974, ten Cadillacs were placed in the ground nose-side down to represent the Golden Age of the Automobile and show off... Read more