Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Romping in the Snow (advice and helpful tips)

Go Romping In Snow This Winter

By Tom Severin, Badlands Off Road Adventures

With the snow we've been getting in the mountains lately, a lot of four-wheelers are itching to fire up their vehicles and go plowing through the white stuff. Whether over Cajon Pass, through Big Bear area, or just to Grandma's house, driving off road in snow is a lot of fun. Winter driving offers its own set of challenges; the following tips will help ensure your trip is a pleasant one.

As with all four-wheeling, remember the buddy system. That is, always go out with at least one other vehicle. It's fairly easy to get stuck in snow, and the cold just compounds any difficulties you may experience. Read the whole story here: http://www.4x4wire.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=section&id=9&Itemid=84


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1 comment:

Brian C. Richardson said...

Great article that I also posted up on the Just Good Trails forum.

Tom is also our teacher at the Tread Lightly trainer course at the Cal4Whel convention in Primm NV. 13th of February.

Cheers

Brian