Modern Jeeper - News about Jeeps, Jeeping and Jeepers
[pics] 6 Tips and Steps for Starting a New Club!
At the point when our lives return to some sort of normalcy, remember that we are all in this together and we will get through it together! Starting a New Club or Group Starting a new club is a fun adventure filled with new faces and a few challenges. Being in a club... 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
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
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
These Are Our Lands; In Our Hands
We know you are enjoying the 2020 political climate and electioneering (smile), but in all seriousness, this reminds us how important it is to never lose sight of the fact that our public lands belong to us — the public.  So we bring you this Del Albright flashback from... Read more
The Three Wise Men of Leadership, Landuse and Life
A Formula for a Successful Volunteer To begin with, there is no gender-bias in this article. I am referring to the Biblical reference of the scholarly Kings bearing gifts (Christmas). But here we are talking about YOUR three wise “men” – the ones who will bring you gifts of... Read more
3 Phases of Breaking in Noobs to Wheel Right and Save Trails
There are many ways you can help a newbie… Keeping our Jeeping and four-wheeling sports alive means we all have to wheel smart, pay attention to our line, put on a good show, hold up a positive image and make sure the newbies do the same – among other... Read more
Land Use and the “Love Month”
We like to bring back this article as the year kicks off because the message is critical to saving trails and keeping our sports alive. All of us at ModernJeeper encourage you to look into what we love about Jeeping and backcountry exploring, and do your part to help... Read more
Moab the Mecca, and a ModernJeeper Adventure
This story has two purposes…  First, to let you know that we still have a few slots left in our upcoming May trip to Moab with the elite ModernJeeper Adventures crew; and second, to thank the Red Rock 4Wheelers and all their supporters for helping us keep Moab the... Read more
More Tips on the Art and Process of Facilitation (Part 2)
Special 2-Part series about the art and science of facilitation and how it can help retain volunteers and produce better meetings while resolving conflicts. It covers how we pretty much dislike sitting in meetings but how specialized facilitation can save the day.  Facilitation can also resolve the conflict that... Read more