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TEST DRIVE A UTV OR ATV BEFORE YOU BUY!

As the 2015 off-road riding season heats up, many people are looking to get into the sport, decide which UTV or ATV they what to buy, and/or find a place to experience the thrill of riding. The best place to all of the above is at an ATV or UTV Jamboree, where thousands gather to […]

Check out the Paiute Trail Jamboree

Central Utah boasts one of the finest trail systems in the country, and the Paiute Trail System was envisioned in 1989 specifically to draw OHV tourists to the area. Paiute County Commissioner Lindon Romide, Forest Service Engineer Clyde Lay and Max Reid sold the idea to local towns across four counties, and they decided to […]

Moab Rally on the Rocks

May is motorhead month with qualifying for and the running of the Indianapolis 500, and off-road enthusiasts flock to Moab, Utah, for the Rally on the Rocks (ROTR) UTV jamboree. The five-day rally (four with rides) offers some of the most challenging trails and breathtaking scenery you could imagine, and participation this year topped 1000! […]

High Lifter Mud Nationals

Spring break is a big deal all over the country and world, but few celebrate it like they do in east Texas, where 11,000–15,000 OHV enthusiasts don’t just get their T-shirts wet; they get muddy from head to toe! The High Lifter Mud Nationals ism the Daytona 500 for mud bugs, and Mud Creek Off-Road […]

TRAIL JAMBOREE FIFTH ANNUAL FREE ATV FESTIVAL IN THE PAIUTE

Utah prides itself as a “state of sport” and is a Mecca for extreme sport enthusiasts. Its mountains, valleys, forests, dunes, rivers and rock monoliths are treasured, and its natural beauty is preserved in several national parks and monuments. Central Utah boasts the Paiute Trail System, with the main trail (#01) being a 238-mile loop, […]

MOAB RALLY ON THE ROCKS

Moab, Utah, is mostly a tourist town, with Arches and Canyonlands National Parks drawing people from all over the world, but its slick-rock surroundings are also a mecca for motorsports enthusiasts and mountain bikers. When UTV rally organizers were putting the first event together, five sites were considered, but Moab won out for its many fun and […]

What’s your favorite dune riding area and why?

Tell us your favorite place to ride your ATV/UTV in the dunes and why? Even better if you can send us a pic at atvaction@gmail.com. Download the free app for your iPhone or Android (on iTunes and Google Play) to purchase our digital magazine and check out where people like to ride their ATVs and UTVs in the […]

Ride Spot: Durhamtown Plantation, GA.

A Disneyland resort for ATVs The drag strip and mud run are two of the most popular attractions at Durhamtown. When you have an 8000-acre hunting preserve, what do you do for the rest of the year when there’s no season on deer and ducks? Mike McCommon was pondering that dilemma one spring when some […]

Ride Spot: Mines and Meadows, PA

A unique OHV park with underground riding! ATV enthusiasts have a unique riding area 40 minutes north of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. When they get their fill of riding 45 miles of hilly trail on 600 acres, they can ride their ATVs underground in a 65-acre limestone mine! This year-round ATV and RV resort is also part […]

Ride Spot: Rowher Flats SVRA

TECHNICAL OFF-ROAD RIDING IN SANTA CLARITA, CALIFORNIA Rowher Flats’ facilities include loading docks at two of the staging areas. It makes loading and unloading ATVs and motorcycles a breeze, and you can leave your ramps at home so you don’t have to worry about locking them up. The docks have two different deck heights to […]

Ride Spot: Adventure World, NC

ATVer’s Six Flags Over South Carolina Carolina Adventure World has awesome woods riding, motocross tracks, and non-riding activities including a cable-slide canopy tour of the forest. Jumping the bridge is frowned on, though. When we tested the new Honda Rancher 420ES 4×4 in February 2006, it was like four treats in one. We got to […]

Ride Spot: Paiute Trails of Utah

Rich riding opportunities near Richfield and Marysvale ATV enthusiasts in Utah have it really good, as there are countless trails and types of terrain to experience throughout the state. Towards the East, there’s the slickrock of Moab and the San Rafael Swell. Duners have the Coral Pink and Sand Hollow State Parks plus the Little […]

Ride Spot: Dirty Dog ATV Park, AL

Mud-bogging and more in Alabama There are also all sorts of wooded trails at the DDAP, with several running along and in streambeds. Eastern Georgia has the Durhamtown Plantation (featured in September 2006), but OHVers from the Fort Benning area in western Georgia and eastern Alabama head to the Dirt Dog ATV Park when they […]

Ride Spots: The Best Places to Ride

Top riding areas and fun ATV festivals! The fourth annual Arizona ATV Outlaw Trail Jamboree will be held in the white mountains of northeast Arizona September 4-8 2007. Log onto www.AZATVoutlawtrail.com for riding, family fun and an ATV parade and rodeo. We all have our favorite riding spots and some great riding buddies, but we’re […]

Ride Spot: Badlands Off-Road Park

A WOODS WONDERLAND IN WESTERN INDIANA One of off-road racing’s most famous events is the Ironman GNCC outside of Crawfordsville, Indiana, and it’s known for its many steep hills, ridge trails and mud- and rock-infested valleys. And there’s a reason it’s called “Ironman,” as all of the different terrain types give you so little time […]

Ride Spot: Sandfest in the Oregon Dunes

Return to the roots, trees and dunes of Coos Bay The Northwest Oregon Timing Authority is all about sand drags, and the pits were full of full-race Raptors for the Fourstroke Wars. Way back in 1990, Sandfest was launched in the Oregon Dunes Recreation Area, and the event eventually grew so large that it was […]