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BLM to hold route inventory review meetings for New Mexico Public Lands

BLM to hold route inventory review meetings for the San Juan Basin Badlands, Boca del Oso and San Ysidro Travel Management Areas ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - The Bureau of Land Management Rio Puerco Field Office invites the public to participate in an engaging conversation and review of route inventory maps...

Tracking Federal Legislation

With the convening of the 115th Congress, many bills are being introduced that have an impact on motorized recreation and outdoor activities.  Select legislation is being tracked and updates provided on OutdoorWire.   NOTE: this is only selected Federal legislation.  For a comprehensive list of all...

What does the term mean?

Land use efforts come with many strange terms.  If you are faced with a bureaucratic term and no definition, check my MUIRNet Glossary at the below link......

RAXIOM $5,000 Giveaway

Potential participants have until 11:59PM Eastern Time on March 31, 2019 to submit to win — no purchase necessary. Official rules are available on both entry forms. A winner will be selected via random drawing on or around April 7, 2019. F150 owners enter here: https://www.americantrucks.com/raxiom...

Positive Payload 2019 Winter Winners Announced

Habitat Philly has repaired 500 homes and built 215, directly impacting more than 1,700 people since it launched as a regional, independently chartered, affiliate of the well-known Habitat for Humanity organization in 2003. Families in need of assistance partner with Habitat to commit sweat equity ...

Tips of the Month - Braking while towing

Remember that the added weight of your trailer, along with its length, will cause acceleration to be slower and your stopping distance to increase while towing.  Find an open space with little to no traffic to practice accelerating and braking to help you become more familiar with how long it wil...

Tips for Accelerating and Braking While Towing

Make sure your mirrors are adjusted so that you can see your trailer and the area behind it. Drive slowly at first, going about 5 miles per hour (MPH) or so. Gradually increase your speed so that you get a feel for how much additional time it will take to accelerate with the added weight of your t...

RAXIOM $5,000 Giveaway on ExtremeTerrain.com

Even though RAXIOM is strictly an automotive lighting company, the grand finalist is welcome to select their winning products and mods from any of the categories on XT’s site including: Armor, Bumpers, Exhaust, Lift Kits, Tops, Winches and more! Potential participants have until 11:59 PM Eastern Ti...

Go Exploring

In the process, you force yourself out of your comfort zone, to take some chances. Scouting – a form of exploring – is like that. You’re checking out a new area, and going in ready to accept challenges that may come your way. Expect the unexpected Part of the fun of exploring, as odd as it sounds, ...

Throttle Out | JL Hill Descent Control Tested

“I’m usually not a big fan of computer assistance while driving, but the downhill assist does come in handy on the trail in some situations.  People that are new to off-roading will get good use out of this feature!” – Ryan Huck While using this feature, the driver has control over the exact spe...

How Fast is a Tuned Bolt-on V8 F150?

“It wasn’t that long ago when some of the ‘fastest’  sports cars in the country could tackle the quarter mile in 13 seconds. Now with the help of a few basic bolt-ons our 6,000 lb truck was able to accomplish what a lot of sports cars can’t – with a lift and 33s!” — Justin Dugan Justin takes y...

How Fast is a Tuned & Lifted Silverado?

“I was going for low to mid 15’s in the quarter-mile, ended up at 15.6 at 87MPH—so I am pretty happy with the results overall.” –Adam Maqboul After that, Adam puts his Silverado on AT’s in-house dynamometer to see the results before taking it down the quarter-mile at Maple Grove Raceway in Mohnto...

Battery Tips Video - Group 48 Jeep Battery

This means when the car or truck is parked for an extended time, all of the combined energy needed by computers/sensors will not discharge the AGM battery as soon as a traditional flooded cell battery. A fully charged car/truck battery will be about 2.2 volts per cell x 6 cells = 12.6 volts. A 100%...


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