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Tasty Trail Tip! Happy Hour at Trails End
Special flashback from Tom Severin, Badlands Off Road Adventure that we first published March 9, 2016 with trail info that is very much pertinent and fun to revisit this time of year. The Editors It’s such a treat to relax after a long day on the trail, a cold... Read more
[pics] Holy Toledo!  Look at All the Jeeps!
Special to ModernJeeper by Dave Logan, International 4WD Trainer who attended this year’s Toledo JeepFest. The Editors FROM WILLYS TO CHRYSLER TO FIAT AND MORE; JEEP’S RICH HISTORY IN TOLEDO It started in 1909 when John North Willys bought the assets, including the plant, of Pope-Toledo Co. and moved... Read more
[pics & vid] It’s Fun and a Great Cause…It’s All-4-Fun!
Every. Single. Year. For 53 years in a row actually. This event has been All For Fun. All-4-Fun is a week long, 4-wheel at your level event. They offer trips from easy to extreme and run at least 16 trips each day. All-4-Fun changes locations throughout Colorado every year.... Read more
The Ride Along — Taking Elected Officials on the Trail to Save Trails
Land use on the ground, users taking politicians on the trail… Getting to know our politicians so that we can get them on our side is probably the biggest challenge we face as off pavement recreationists in the upcoming years; and especially as we move into the future. Without... Read more
[pics & vid] Jeep Beach CTITour Flashback to 2015 – Part 1
Special flashback for our Jeeping beach lovers!  In 2015 we conducted the first CTI Tour (Corner Travel Index) that included the famous Jeep Beach event so many folks enjoy.  Corey Osborne, Mr. ModernJeeper has pretty much been on the road since then, sharing this amazing experience with thousands of... Read more
[catie’s corner] Make Her Mean Gets a Metalcloak Lift!
“BELLA” GETS BIG! — and SMOOTHER If you follow me on Instagram, the secret’s been out. But for my new Jeep friends, I finally bit the bullet and lifted my Jeep! As always, I only choose the best of the best for my Jeep, so my first choice was... Read more
[pics] Utah’s “The Maze” and Orange Cliffs by Jeep
We appreciate this Special to ModernJeeper by Pete Kaufman The Editors The Maze district of Canyonlands National Park is in South East Utah. The Maze is the most remote part of Canyonlands National Park and is much less visited as it is a long drive off pavement due to... Read more
6 Tips on Land Use Letter Writing for Impact
Whenever the government proposes changes to our Jeeping trails and access, “comments” are solicited from the public.  Learning to write comments (letters) the right way makes all the difference.  Here’s a tutorial that we want to share with you at least once a year.  First published here in July... Read more
[pics & vid] ModernJeeper Adventures Goes To Tillamook!
When you think about epic places to go 4-wheeling, Tillamook, Oregon usually isn’t one of the first places that comes to mind. In fact, it may not be a place you think of off-roading at all. There are two things that typically come to mind when we hear Tillamook: Amazing... Read more
Little Known Rubicon Trail Facts; and Steve Morris Tribute
We are saddened by the recent passing of Steve Morris, one of the founding fathers of Jeeping in California and on the Rubicon Trail.  In 1959, Steve became the first President of the newly formed California Association of 4Wheel Drive Clubs (now known as California 4 Wheel Drive Association).... Read more