Modern Jeeper - Sharing Our Passion
Thank A Vet, Not Just Today, Every Day
Today we honor our Veterans with a National Holiday, but today is not Veterans Day. Veterans day is always on the 11th day of the 11th month of our Western calendar. A day that is significant in Western history as the anniversary of the signing of the Armistice agreement in... Read more
[pics & vid] 2018 Hump-N-Bump Action!
The Vegas Valley 4-Wheelers put on an event just outside of Las Vegas, NV, that takes place at the end of the largest automotive industry show on the planet known as SEMA. Hump-n-Bump, as it is called, was started over 30 years ago by a group of friends and... Read more
Proven 5-Step Formula to Gather Friends & Save Trails
HOW TO BUILD A COALITION AND SAVE A RECREATION AREA Let’s start with some assumptions: 1. Your recreation or riding area is under threat of restrictions or closures – if not now, then someday. Perhaps an “Endangered Species” is just waiting to be found. Perhaps your area is prime... Read more
[pics] The SEMA Show 2018 Day Four! It’s Not Over Yet!
The final day of SEMA has arrived! So much to see…and even more to do! From education seminars, ride alongs, test drives, celebrity appearances and manufacturers new product releases…it’s a CRAZY busy week in Las Vegas!   We hope that we have provided a small window into what the... Read more
[pics] SEMA 2018 Day Three Sightings!
The third day of SEMA is in the books! Today we came across even more Jeeps, but also made it across the campus to see some of the “other” rigs of the show! We hope you have enjoyed the show so far! With one more day to go, we... Read more
[pics] SEMA 2018 Day Two Sightings!
Happy Halloween! And welcome to sights from SEMA on day two of this amazing event! We hope everyone has a great Halloween and hope that you enjoy some of the Jeeps and rigs we spotted today! Read more
[pics] SEMA Has Begun! Day One Is Here!
The first day of SEMA (Specialty Equipment Marketing Association) is just about over…well…the regular hours of the show have just about ended anyway. This is by far the largest trade-only automotive aftermarket industry event on the planet. Since it’s not open to the public, it’s the job of the... Read more
22 Years of Nationally Saving Trails — NAMRC is on Today!
NATIONAL LAND USE ALLIANCE CELEBRATES 22 YEARS OF SUCCESS Today, Monday October 29, 2018  in Las Vegas, NV in conjunction with the SEMA Show, a historically significant organization meets for the 22nd year in a row.  In my 35 years of land use experience and 50 years of jeeping... Read more
[pics & vid] A Trip to Kansas Rocks for Creepy Crawl – A Halloween Special
HAUNTED NOVELTIES, JEEPING ON WET ROCKS, AND FUN FOR ALL  The Creepy Crawl at Kansas Rocks is a family fun celebration time of year with kids costumes, creepy stuff, bonfires and marshmallows, but for us, it also had some great jeeping! A Little Background When I think of Kansas,... Read more
[pics & vid] BREAKING: Trails Restored and Re-opened After Wildfire
The Carr fire of 2018 in Northern California affected, partially devastated and closed 52,000 acres and 200 miles of OHV and Jeeping trails in theBureau of Land Management (BLM) managed Chappie-Shasta OHV Area. Not only was this devastating for the region and the community, but it was an awful... Read more