Last Chance Canyon Winter 2019


One of our favorite easy/beginner off-road runs is “Last Chance Canyon” located just off Highway 395, not far from Ridgecrest. We always start in Goler Gulch, go up through “The Narrows”, Mormon Gulch and stop at Holland Camp for photos. Just beyond The Narrows we like to stop and play on one of the few

The Best Radios For Off-Road Use


What are the best types of radios to use when off-roading? In this post I go over the reasons why we are moving away from CBs and going to GMRS / FRS radios

Pinyon Mountain Trail and Sandstone Canyon


Our friend Grant let us through Pinyon Mountain Jeep Trail and Sandstone Canyon, both in Anza Borrego State Park in California. Pinyon Mountain trail is mostly easy, flat dirt road with a few hills and four named obstacles: “The Squeeze”, “Anvil Rock”, The Waterfall, and Heart Attack Hill. Sandstone Canyon is several miles past the

Stoddard Wells: Pumpkin Eater


We took a small group out to the Stoddard Wells OHV area near Barstow to check out “Pumpkin Eater”. The entire area is full of canyons and washes it is a great place for off-roading from easy to extreme. Be careful when exploring though, because many of the washes and canyons look easy, but quickly