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[pics & vid] The 2019 Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival!
Making the trip from Colorado out to Pennsylvania for the Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival is always interesting, and this year proved to be no different. The weather has been a real challenge all across the country this season. When we attended this event for the first time last year…it... Read more
Rational Apathy!  Could It Be the Slow Death of Outdoor Recreation?
Special to ModernJeeper by Del & Stacie Albright, confirmed patriots and landuse warriors dedicated to keeping outdoor sports and Jeeping alive and well. The Editors PASS ON YOUR PASSION America has become a society of media hype, slanted education and brain washing, starting with kids in daycare school learning... Read more
[pics] 50th Anniversary Coast-to Coast Jeep Expedition Across Australia
All ModernJeepers know the thrill of exploring and wheeling new places, where our senses come alive and our rigs take on new obstacles. Our bucket lists are full of such adventures. But can you imagine trekking across some nearly unknown territory following the footsteps from 50 years ago? In... Read more
[catie’s corner] Jeeping in the Navajo Nation; Exploring Monument Valley
HOME TO JOHN WAYNE WESTERN MOVIES AND INCREDIBLE GEOLOGY  Like many of you, Monument Valley is somewhere I have always dreamed of going. We’ve seen it in movies and as a staple of the great American Southwest landscape. Located on the Utah-Arizona border in the Great Basin Desert at... Read more
Warning! Refresh Your First-Aid Kit
DON’T LET THIS SIMPLE THING RUIN YOUR TRIP A Pelican (type) case makes a sturdy First Aid Box for 4-Wheel Drive travel 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... Read more
[pics] Story Told! Land Use Guy from the Navy
We asked ModernJeeper contributor, author and land use advocate Todd Ockert to tell his story.  We featured him a while back as one of our veteran heroes, but his land use tale is worth hearing.  Like some others, he served our country to maintain our freedoms and now he... Read more
[pics & vid] Bald Mountain OHV Trails – Gateway to the Sierra Nevada Mountains!
GREAT JEEPING TRAILS, ROCKS AND SIERRA SCENERY  Considered the “Gateway to the Sierra’s” as this is in the middle of the state with some of the best known trails and recreation in the state. Map to get there Bald Mountain OHV Area is just northeast of Fresno near Shaver... Read more
[catie’s corner] Jeeping Around Mount Rainier!
VOLCANOES, GLACIERS, DENSE FORESTS AND JEEPING FUN During my time in the Pacific Northwest, I took a few trips to the iconic Mount Rainier. This active stratovolcano hovers over Washington state at over 14,400 feet! During the summer it is quite common to still see snow on top due... Read more
[pics] Rock Zombie Bikini Rig Wash – Saving Trails One Wash at a Time
WASHING YOUR RIG HAS NEVER BEEN SO MUCH FUN! Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 10 AM – 5 PM VFW 8990 Kruitof Way Fair Oaks, California 95628 ModernJeepers support landuse and keeping trails open — and this unique way created by the Rock Zombies 4×4 Club of Orangevale, CA... Read more
Vital Actions to Save Your Trails
Kurt Schneider wrote this for ModernJeeper last year, but as we approach four-wheeling/Jeeping season, we can’t help but flashback on his message that will help ensure we all keep to keep doing what we love to do in the great outdoors.  Please find a way to take his suggestions... Read more