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TWO DATES SET FOR SAND SHOW & SWAP MEET IN CALIFORNIA

 This year is off to a good start and the Orange County Fairgrounds in Costa Mesa, California will welcome back the Sand Sports Super Show September 17-19th to kick off dune season. However to put a close to last season, the fairgrounds will also host an offroad swap meet May 22nd. This will give you a chance to ditch those old parts and get ready to invest for next season. You can buy tickets or reserve vendor space for both events HERE. SUPER SHOW: SEPTEMBER 17-19, 2021 SUPER SWAP: MAY 22, 2021  8:00 AM- 4:00…

PISMO (OCEANO) DUNES SET TO REOPEN

According to the Friends of Oceano Dunes, the SVRA is entering Phase II of their reopening plan on Friday February 19th. The group  has been working non stop behind the scenes with State Parks, OHMVR Division and many others for the past year. It’s days like today where we see that hard work pay off. Much appreciation to State Parks Director Armondo Quintero, OHMVR Deputy Director Sarah Miggins and the entire OHV Division. Although we are not getting a complete reopening as we had wished this is a good start towards our…

GLAMIS CAMP RZR CANCELED FOR 2020

Polaris made a statement on Instagram saying that due to the Covid-19 pandemic and California’s rules about gatherings, unfortunately, Glamis Camp RZR has been canceled for 2020 and will not take place this Halloween weekend.  On the good side, they did state “we look forward to celebrating in other ways, stay tuned”. We will let you know if something comes about this as soon as we hear it. Subscribe to UTV Action Magazine HERE. 

Elka Suspension Releases New Sand Edition Shocks for UTVs

Elka Suspension Inc. is pleased to announce the release of the new Sand Edition shock platform specifically designed for select high-performance UTVs. This new product is available now for the 2015 to 2020 Polaris RZR 1000 XP 4 / XP 4 Turbo and 2016 to 2020 Can-Am Maverick X3 X-RS. Available configurations are 2.5" piggyback front shocks combined with 3.0" rear shocks with remote reservoirs.  “We developed this new Sand Edition platform as an affordable alternative for recreational sand riding. The result is a super plush…

CORONA VIRUS CLOSES OREGON DUNES (UPDATED)

The latest from the National Park service is To support state and local measures directing people to stay home to save lives, we will be temporarily closing all campgrounds, sand camps, and day use areas, including trailheads, OHV staging areas, picnic areas, and boat launches. The closures will be in effect March 24 through May 8 or until such measures are lifted. We have determined this is an important course of action to address social distancing guidelines provided by the CDC and the State of Oregon to help reduce…

10 KOA CAMPGROUNDS YOU CAN RIDE RIGHT TO THE TRAILS

One of Americas favorite activities is camping and of course riding. We have put together a list of ten KOA campgrounds you can stay at and while you are there hit the trails all in one trip. We will add to this list as we discover more KOA properties that are OHV friendly. What sets KOA’s apart from other campgrounds or RV parks is the extra amenities they typically offer like pools, showers and laundry. Furthermore, they are very kid and pet friendly which we also like. Enjoy your vacation and send us a postcard or tag us…

POSSIBLY THE SMOOTHEST SAND TIRE EVER USED ON A UTV

We relate it the balloon tires that were first used on ATC’s back in the 1970 and early 80’s. Not only were those tires fun to slide around the sand, they had to be comfortable because tires were the only suspension those early machines had. Both Maxxis and Kenda have similar tires marketed for snow use, but they are only available in smaller ATV sizing. Just by looking at the new "Sand Smart" SS360 from System 3 we can tell that same good time as well as comfort can be had in your UTV. The tire is built with a…

CAMP RZR 2017!

To celebrate 10 years of the RzR machine, Polaris decided that they had go big or go home for Camp RzR. With Camp set up just outside of the Glamis beach store, Polaris was prepared to put on the biggest party in that these dunes have ever seen. Many vendors were set up within the walls of camp to the backdrop of a giant main stage and lots of California sunshine. Activities included an epic kids zone, tunes from DJ 'The Ruckus', Trick or Treating, UTV show and shine, karaoke, and TONS of prize giveaways including TEN…