Tag: off road

10 roadtrip essentials I never leave without

Coulda-woulda-shoulda packed that. I can’t count the number of times I’ve found myself saying something like, “If only I had packed the (blank) we wouldn’t be in this mess.” I’ve said it time and time again, having the right gear on hand can make a huge difference. It might not make a difference every time […]

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Misadventures off-road in the iron range

It could have been worse. It could have tipped. In mid-August, while visiting my family in Duluth , I decided to take my little brother on a trip out to Gilbert, Minnesota, to do a little off-roading at the Iron Range OHV Park. This was my second time visiting the park which offers everything from […]

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How we found the best off-road bumper for our rig

It wasn’t until recently that I started thinking about swapping my Jeep’s lightweight plastic bumper for one better suited for the off-road abuse I was likely to experience while wheeling. I wanted something that looked good, would improve my clearances and allow me to modify my Jeep in the future. Before we go any further, I […]

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Introducing Project Wrangler

The thing about owning a Jeep — Specifically a Wrangler — is once you start working on one you never really finish. I wish I’d known that before I purchased mine earlier this year. Honestly it wouldn’t have stopped me. I was hell bent on owning a Wrangler. It’s not that it’s always breaking down, […]

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