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FIRST RESPONDERS RIDE

-- DIRT WHEELS READERS OF THE MONTH -- Dear Dirt Wheels, Here we are in November on our annual NY area Cop, Fireman and E.M.S. ride.  We are at the quarry on The Rock House Trail System in West Virginia. This is a yearly event for us where we drive down, stay for a week and enjoy the great ATV trails and Southern Hospitality. Along with the fantastic riding that The Hatfield and McCoy Trail System has to offer, we really appreciate the break from our hectic schedules.   Pictured from left to right are Jim, Paul,…

LAKE ELSINORE GRAND PRIX THIS WEEKEND!

-- QUADS, UTVs & 3-WHEELERS RACING AT THIS FAMOUS EVENT -- The legendary Lake Elsinore Grand Prix was the big race you saw in the movie "On Any Sunday" with Steve McQueen. Well, it's still going strong and the 49th running is happening on November 10, 11 & 12 along the shores of Lake Elsinore, located in Southern California, southeast of Los Angeles. The race also goes through the streets of that town. It's wild, exciting and the most fun you'll have, either as a spectator or a competitor. The cross-country…

JUNGLE QUADS

-- The country of Costa Rica is located in Central America, south of Nicaragua and north of Panama. It’s bordered by the Pacific Ocean on one side and the Atlantic Ocean on the other. In between is beautiful mountain terrain covered in a thick layer of tropical foliage. In the areas away from the beach and towns, it’s pretty much a jungle, or the perfect place to go for an ATV ride. Most people don’t realize how popular ATV riding is in Costa Rica. There’s really no other type of vehicle that’s better than a 4x4…

YAMAHA HELPS IMPROVE ACCESS TO RIDING AREAS

-- YAMAHA CONTRIBUTES OVER $150,000 TO OUTDOOR ACCESS INITIATIVE -- Yamaha press Release:  Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, today announces the Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative contributed more than $150,000 in funds and equipment to 12 grant recipients in the second quarter of 2017. This quarter reflected the program’s broad appeal to the motorized and outdoor recreation community with several projects focused on creating and protecting motorcycle access and riding opportunities across the country. “From a ground-up…

Let’s Ride with LR!

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to ride along side desert racing legend Larry Roeseler? Well then look no further. All you have to do to have the experience is sign up. This isn't an enter to win gimmick either. Larry has teamed up with Coyne Powersports, UTV Underground, and his team of dedicated sponsors to take regular people on a fun ride to show what the world of UTVs is all about. Once a month registered riders meet in the superstition OHV area in imperial valley California to do a double loop with…

TRAILFEST IS THIS WEEKEND!

-- GILBERT, WEST VIRGINIA IS THE PLACE TO BE OCT. 5TH - 9TH, 2017 -- Join this big off-road festival on the Hatfield McCoy Trails!  Get Ready!!! National TrailFest will be bigger and better than ever before in 2017!  If you've ever been to a TrailFest, then you already know that it's one of the premier UTV, ATV and Dirtbike riding events in the country.  This world class national event offers some of the VERY BEST TRAIL RIDING IN THE WORLD, with direct access to our Rockhouse Trail, Devil Anse and Buffalo Mountain …

MULBERRY MUD NATIONAL

-- NOVEMBER 9-12, OZARK, ARKANSAS -- Here's your chance to check out the last event of the year in High Lifters Mud National series. It's definitely a good time weekend for UTV and 4x4 quad enthusiasts. Camping is available at the off-road park. Along with trail riding, the activities include: TIME TRIALS around an obstacle course. BAD 2DA BONE contest for the most outrageous mud machines ever. MUDDA CROSS races around a mud hole course. CONCERTS on friday and saturday nights. FIREWORKS SHOW on…

DIRT WHEELS READER’S RIDE

-- This is a 2015 Polaris RZR XP 1000 that belongs to Brad Hill in Arizona. He has it set up for backcountry exploring and likes to take it on trips to interesting places around the western USA. The above photo shows his machine during a fiery summer sunset in southern Utah. Brad took this photo during a trip up into the San Juan Mountains of Colorado. It shows the kind of scenery he saw while riding the trails at an elevation of 10,000 feet. This is the best usage of UTVs. It allows you to pack enough gear to go on…

3-WHEELERS INVADE BUSCO BEACH

-- Busco Beach ATV park in Goldsboro, North Carolina hosted Round 6 of the NE-EDT 3-Wheeler National series on  August 18-19. Friday night under the lights was race 2 of 3 for Hoosier 3-Wheeler Short track oval racing. The crowds cheered as the 3-Wheelers took the track putting on a show, reaching speeds over 70 mph before pitching it sideways on the oval track in Goldsboro. The podium finishers were father and son #33 Jacob Hall 1st and #3 Jason Hall 2nd ( Both on Hall Performance 450 four strokes) and first times…

CST TIRES SXS ADVENTURE RALLY

AT SAND HOLLOW, UTAH — NOVEMBER 9-11, 2017 -- Side x Side Adventure at Sand Hollow is a family friendly event with guided trail rides around Sand Hollow State Park in Hurricane, Utah.  Dates are November 9th, 10th and 11th, 2017. Come down to southern Utah and test drive the latest offerings from the top manufacturers, take guided trail rides around Sand Hollow, get fed and meet new people.  There is plenty of dry-camping available on site.  Average temp for November is Sunny and 65 degrees, perfect riding…

UTV INVASION AT ST. ANTHONY SAND DUNES!

-- UTV Invasion is a leading UTV and offroad event held annually at the St. Anthony Sand Dunes in St. Anthony Idaho.  In addition to 10,000 acres of open dune riding, the event includes a concert, show’n shine, guided rides, industry celebrity appearances, UTV Teeter Totter and more.  The event takes place at Idaho Dunes RV Resort every Labor Day weekend. UTV Invasion Powered by Boondocker makes its return for the fourth consecutive year to the towering sand dunes of St. Anthony, Idaho.  Hosted by Idaho Dunes RV Resort,…

IT’S A WILD QUADRACER WORLD!

SPECIAL READER REPORT: Hey Dirt Wheels! Lifelong reader here and just wanted to share some pictures from our recent group trip to the Silver Lake Sand Dunes in Mears, Michigan. We got as many riders as we could from our Facebook group "Quadzilla LT500r and Quadracer LT250r" and met up for an awesome time in the sand! It was my first time to Silver Lake and I can't wait to go back! Had an awesome time meeting all these fellow Quadracer diehards and I hope next year is even bigger! I had my white…