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Event | Easter Jeep Safari

/ Moab, UT

It’s four-wheeling Mecca in Moab. Join the Red Rock 4-Wheelers as they host the 2017 Easter Jeep Safari. The nine-day event features about nine different official trail runs each day, with eight trails recently added to the lineup. The event culminates in “Big Saturday,” a massive run with groups going in all different directions to all sorts of trails. While the event does have “Jeep” in the name, there’s no restriction on what kind of truck you bring — just no ATVs or UTVs. On the other...

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Story | Hands-on Training

Posted on / Posted by Fordjohn

If you’re going to have an off-roading mentor, it’s hard to do better than Rod Hall. John Jennings shares a recollection of his time working with his father and the Rod Hall Racing family.

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Story | Subie to Sahara

Posted on / Posted by Scubasteve2002

For Stephen Lapinski, going from a Subaru to a Jeep was a natural transition.

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Story | All In

Posted on / Posted by Ben

Ben Packard had never owned or even driven a manual transmission vehicle, and he had never gone off-roading. But that didn’t stop him from purchasing a Jeep with a stick shift.

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Story | A Different Kind of Canyon Carver

Posted on / Posted by Marcos Quezada

Off-roading is in Marcos Quezada’s blood. When he was a kid, Marcos would tag along with his father to the Off-Highway Vehicle areas of the Azusa Canyon in the San Gabriel Mountains, just north of Los Angeles. It was there, among mud-shredding Blazers, Jimmys, F-150s, and Jeeps that a young Marcos developed a strong interest in off-road vehicles. Now at age 19 Marcos is the proud owner of a 1991 Jeep Cherokee XJ.

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Story | Business and Pleasure

Posted on / Posted by Darryl Krapf

Like so many of our stories, Darryl’s begins with his father and a love of cars that now spans three generations.

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Event | 13th Texas Spur Jeep Jamboree

/ Llano, TX

This Classic Jamboree takes place in Texas Hill Country, which means attendees will be contending with some of the toughest terrain in Texas. Trail ratings range from 6-9, and includes terrain such as granite domes, rock climbs, and sandy draws. The trail system wraps around Watch Mountain near the Enchanted Rock State Natural Area. Please note: Jeeps with tires over 37 inches will not be allowed to participate. For more: https://jeepjamboreeusa.com/trips/texas-spur/

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Story | Trail Off

Posted on / Posted by Moose

Moose Halstead's trip to the Rubicon Trail turned out to be a little more interesting — and frustrating — than he had bargained for.

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Story | On the Ground: Kai Huang

Posted on / Posted by Kai Huang

We talked with experienced and inexperienced off-roaders alike at the Texas Unlimited Off-Road Expo and Show after they experienced the BFGoodrich obstacle course on KO2s. Here's what Kai Huang had to say.

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Story | On the Ground: Joe Baughman

Posted on / Posted by Joe Baughman

We talked with experienced and inexperienced off-roaders alike at the Texas Unlimited Off-Road Expo and Show after they experienced the BFGoodrich obstacle course on KO2s. Joe Baughman brought his own Jeep to the party. Here's what he had to say about our tires.

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Story | On the Ground: Walter and Lillian Johansen

Posted on / Posted by Walter Johansen

We talked with experienced and inexperienced off-roaders alike at the Texas Unlimited Off-Road Expo and Show after they experienced the BFGoodrich obstacle course on KO2s. Walter and Lillian Johansen have been thinking about going off-road, and this demo course gave them a good idea of what to look forward to.

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Story | Beach Chief

Posted on / Posted by Tyler Ruby

As the former Wrangler brand manager, Tyler Ruby knows better than most what it means to be a Jeeper. Although he is now senior director of OE and off-road at Webasto and brand director of Black Forest by Webasto, he still retains a love for the Jeep brand. We met up with Ruby at the 2017 Easter Jeep Safari, where he had just taken delivery of his brand new Jeep build.

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Story | We're at Easter Jeep Safari

Posted on / Posted by The Team

It's Monday. Normally, we might gripe and groan about it being the start of another work week, but today is no ordinary Monday, and this is no ordinary week. That's because this week is Easter Jeep Safari, and the BFGoodrich Tires Garage is in Moab.

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Story | Recap: Easter Jeep Safari 2017

Posted on / Posted by The Team

If Jeeping is a religion, then Easter Jeep Safari in Moab is the promised land. Over the course of the week, this mecca of off-roading saw thousands of Jeeps — from daily drivers to dedicated rock crawlers — drive up and down Main Street on the way to Moab staples and the area’s plentiful trails.

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Story | On the Ground: Tom Bingenheimer

Posted on / Posted by Tom Bingenheimer

Jeepers may get top billing when it comes to Easter Jeep Safari, but that doesn’t stop other four-wheelers from coming out to play. We met Tom Bingenheimer, owner of tube-bending shop Affordable Bender, at the BFGoodrich Garage, where he was taking advantage of the tools and space to work on his built Toyota Tacoma before heading back out on the trails.

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Story | On the Ground: Jake Reaves

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For many, the 2017 edition of Easter Jeep Safari is just another chapter in an age-old tradition. For others, it’s the first intoxicating step into what will become a life-long tradition. We met Jake Reaves, a first-time attendee at EJS, at Grandpa’s Garage after a full day of trail riding. Here, he tells us about his experience in Moab.

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Story | On the Ground: Chris Reed

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The best place to meet Jeepers is on the trail, and that’s what we did during Easter Jeep Safari. We joined a caravan of Jeeps at Area BFE for the BFGoodrich sponsored ride. As we were waiting for the group to start heading towards the trail S&M, we caught up with Chris Reed.

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Story | On the Ground: Bill Hein

Posted on / Posted by Bill Hein

The best place to meet Jeepers is on the trail, and that’s what we did during Easter Jeep Safari. We joined a caravan of Jeeps at Area BFE, and during the inevitable cycle of hurry-up-and-wait, we caught up with Bill Hein, from Clawson, Michigan.

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Story | Beast Master

Posted on / Posted by Will Crocitto

Will Crocitto came upon this stock Jeep Grand Cherokee when he was just sixteen. In the four years since, he’s turned it into a beast.

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Story | Wagon Wheelin'

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Don Zimmer and his son have spent years working on this 1955 Willys Wagon. It’s a father/son project that has much deeper meaning than just the finished build.

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Story | Continental Campaign

Posted on / Posted by Dan Grec

When Dan Grec completed a road trip from the top of Alaska to the bottom of Argentina, his first thought was where to go next. Now he and his Jeep Wrangler are on a two year trip through Africa discovering a country full of gorgeous, natural beauty and happy, generous people.

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Story | 36 Hours

Posted on / Posted by Kfshortt

Kevin Shortt describes his first BFGoodrich 36 Hours of Uwharrie as rough, tough, and painful. But he can’t wait to do it again.

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Event | Bantam Jeep Festival

/ Butler, PA

Jeeping in the birthplace of Jeeps? What more could a Jeeper want! Celebrate Jeep history in Butler, PA, where American Bantam Motors designed and built the vehicles that would become known as Jeeps. The festival takes place at Coopers Lake Campground, an hour north of Pittsburgh, and features numerous trails, an obstacle course, a Jeep history exhibit, and vendor village. For more: http://www.bantamjeepfestival.com/

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Event | 25th Drummond Island Jeep Jamboree

/ Drummond Island, MI

Explore Michigan’s remote Eastern Upper Peninsula at this Classic Jamboree. There are over 40 inland lakes and 150 miles of shoreline, as well as plenty of densely wooded and rocky trails. While there’s wildlife galore, along with plenty of mud and water, 90-foot bluffs overlooking Lake Huron definitely count as one of the prime highlights. Please note: Trail ratings range from 3-7, and all Jeeps with tires over 37” will be turned away. For more: ...

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Story | Transatlantic Trails

Posted on / Posted by Jason Wilkinson

From the soggy trails of northeast England to the rock scrambles of Moab, Utah, Jason Wilkinson never misses a chance to get off-road. We met the UK native at Easter Jeep Safari 2017, and he told us about his off-road interests and how he came to be in Utah.

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Story | Adventure Beckons

Posted on / Posted by 395north

Wanderluster, adventurer, and nascent Jeeper 395North joined the BFGoodrich team in Moab for his first Easter Jeep Safari earlier this year. A car geek from childhood and an itinerant globetrotter, his experience with the Jeep community’s hospitality only strengthened his desire for adventure. Here, he tells us about why he loves exploring with his Jeep.

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Story | Wheel Man

Posted on / Posted by Hunter Blackwell

Hunter Blackwell loves to wheel, but it’s also a source of togetherness. From meeting his fiancé, to spending time with friends, to connecting with his family, cars play a central role.

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Event | The Great Smoky Mountain Jeep Invasion

/ Pigeon Forge, TN

The fifth annual Mountain Jeep Invasion is the perfect event for any Jeep enthusiast. With a healthy mix of nearly 5,000 vehicles and 10,000 attendees, this event caters to customers and vendors alike, pushing everything Jeep from full vehicles to accessories. For more: greatsmokymountainjeepinvasion.com

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Story | Trail Therapy

Posted on / Posted by Brian Lucero

When Brian Lucero lost his job, he hooked his Jeep to his truck and headed for the hills. The adventure took him to some of the most exciting trails in the Southwest. It was a trip meant to distract Brian and his wife from his employment situation. And it ended on a very happy note.

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Event | Jeeptoberfest

/ Belleview, FL

For its 20th anniversary, Jeeptoberfest is back and better than ever. Hosted by the Ocala Jeep Club, this event is one of the largest Jeep only events in the Southeast. There will be three off-road courses catering to different difficulty levels (stock, moderate, and extreme) so that any Jeeper can test their mettle. Please note, pets and alcohol are not allowed at the event. For more information: http://www.ocalajeepclub.com/jeeptoberfest/

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Story | Class is in Session

Posted on / Posted by Gabby

Even though Gabby Lewis has loved cars since childhood and had her 2014 Jeep Wrangler for a few years, she recently took her baby off-road for the first time.

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Story | Expeditionary Force

Posted on / Posted by The Team

2017 has been a momentous year for American Expedition Vehicles (AEV). The overland and off-road vehicle specialist — founded in Montana, now-headquartered in Detroit — is in its 20th year. The two-decade milestone is itself worthy of note, and AEV is celebrating accordingly with special 20th anniversary editions vehicles. Learn more about where AEV has been, where it’s going, and what makes its vehicles so unique.

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Story | Walk, Run, Crawl

Posted on / Posted by The Team

Larry McRae is one of the founding fathers of rock crawling, the retired president of Poison Spyder Customs, an inveterate off-roader, and an innovator with a faultless work ethic. In any other world, he would qualify as a workaholic. But for McRae, "work" might be the wrong term. After all, he has made both a life and a living out of his passion for off-roading.

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Story | Pirate King

Posted on / Posted by The Team

All off-roaders are pioneers in some way. That kind of spirit is required to go off the beaten path. It’s built into the DNA of off-roaders. In the wilderness or on the internet, Lance Clifford has built a career and a reputation on being a pioneer.

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Story | Isaac’s 2005 Jeep Wrangler

Posted on / Posted by Isaac

A traditional gift for first wedding anniversaries is paper, but Isaac Lopez and his wife decided they needed something else: American iron in the form of a Jeep.

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Story | The Road Chose Me

Posted on / Posted by Dan Grec

When we last heard from Dan Grec, he was 9 months into an expedition to circumnavigate Africa. Since then, he’s continued along his journey and driven through another handful of countries. Here’s an update on his African adventure.

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Story | Big O

Posted on / Posted by Big O

Just a short way down I-85 from BFGoodrich Tires’ headquarters in Greenville, SC, there’s a family-run dealership. And at this dealership — Big O Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram — you’ll find Jake Odum. Odum took over the dealership after his father and older brother passed away, but those tragic curveballs haven’t diminished Odum’s love for off-roading. Here’s what he had to say about his passion and his rigs while showing us one of his secret spots in town.

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Story | Jeeping at Big Bear Lake

Posted on / Posted by Lane R Melland

Lane Melland is no stranger to Jeeping. His 2012 JKU is his third Jeep, and he takes it everywhere: trails in the mountains, deserts, and sand dunes. But his favorite location might be Big Bear Lake, California.

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Event | Easter Jeep Safari 2018

/ Moab, UT

It’s four-wheeling Mecca in Moab. Join the Red Rock 4-Wheelers as they host the 2018 Easter Jeep Safari. The nine-day event features about nine different official trail runs each day, with eight trails recently added to the lineup. The event culminates in “Big Saturday,” a massive run with groups going in all different directions to all sorts of trails. While the event does have “Jeep” in the name, there’s no restriction on what kind of truck you bring — just no ATVs or UTVs. On the other...

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Story | Project Hi-Vis on the Trans-America Trail

Posted on / Posted by Brad

It’s easy to spot Brad Self’s orange 2013 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited on the trail — or anywhere, really. The distinctive paint also happens to be his rig’s namesake: Project Hi-Vis. Here, the U.S. Navy veteran tells us about his 2017 overlanding experience on the Trans-America Trail.

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