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[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
[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] 2018 Hump-N-Bump Action Flashback!
One of our fun events to cover and bring back to you in this flashback from last year is the annual Hump ‘n Bump by the Vegas Valley 4-Wheelers, supporting the sport, land use and good times for all.  The Logandale Trail System is an amazing place and we... Read more
[pics & vid] Lone Star State Jeeping and Wheeling – CRAWL Style
CRAWLING BIG IN TEXAS Everything is bigger in Texas they say, and even some of the rocks are bigger!  From MILD to WILD, Wolf Caves is Texas rockcrawling at it’s best! I had the chance to attend the Yukon Gear & Axle 2019 CRAWL Magazine Readers Ride, Rolling on... Read more
[pics & vid] JP Magazine’s Annual Dirt ‘N Drive – Day 3 & 4
DIRT ‘N DRIVE, DAY 3 & 4 WERE JUST AS AMAZING AS DAY 1 & 2 After a day of wheeling in the awesome Farmington, New Mexico area, it was time to hit some pavement and make our way up to Cortez, Colorado. But in true Rick Pewe Adventure... Read more
[pics & vid] JP Magazine’s Annual Dirt ‘N Drive – Day 1 & 2
A JEEP ADVENTURE OF A LIFETIME The thought of being involved with Rick Pewe and his group of cronies for another event gave me goosebumps. Way back in 2011, it was Rick and his crew that changed my life forever. That was an event known as the Ultimate Adventure,... Read more
[catie’s corner] Jeeping in Canada!
During my time in the Pacific Northwest, I was lucky enough to take this roadtrip international! Bella, my beloved Wrangler and I, made a few trips up to Squamish in British Columbia, Canada to visit some friends. Needless to say, we had a blast! The first thing I did... Read more
ModernJeepers Explore a Once in a Lifetime Wildflower “SuperBloom”
Special to ModernJeeper by Chuck Brinkley, Golden Shores Off Roaders. The Editors As the national news was focusing on the Poppy phenomena in Southern California, ModernJeepers in western Mohave County, Arizona along the Colorado River were experiencing a once in a lifetime wildflower bloom. It started with the area... Read more
Shocking!  Erosion is a Beautiful Thing
THE BEAUTY OF NATURE CAUSED BY THIS UGLY WORD (Photos by author) When I wrote this, I had just returned from a marvelous visit to southern Utah and several National Parks. I couldn’t believe how beautiful erosion could be. Yes, erosion. This area of the United States has been... Read more