If you have a pick up truck, Jeep or SUV and are serious about getting the most performance out of your vehicle, you are probably always trying to hit the trails as much as possible. While it’s true that many buy 4×4 vehicles just to look cool and for the extra functionality, the real die hard 4×4 enthusiasts actually take their vehicles off road and on some punishing trails. If you are looking for the best trails, whether around your neighbourhood, in your state or across the country, here are some tips for finding the best trail guides.
It used to be that finding trails that were outside of your area was difficult to say the least. Many used to have to research for long periods of time, making friends with people around the country and network with other 4×4’s. However, today with the internet, it is easier than ever to not only find out about new trails, but to swap maps, photos and tips on conquering them. If you are looking for great trail guides, you first stop should definitely be the internet. There are plenty of 4×4 sites that specifically cater to off road trails for 4×4 enthusiasts. Not only can you learn about new trails being formed or being enhanced, but also watch video, view detailed maps, view trail ratings and get coordinates to try your hand at some distinct challenges.
If you going to a specific trail that is well established, another great resource is to purchase a trail guide- usually sold at some bookstores and on Amazon.com. These trail guides will be an easy way to learn about a specific trail, as well as carry this information with you when you go off road. If you love off roading, then it is easier than ever to find great trail guides to enhance your off road fun.