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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......

Throttle Out | Types of Jeep Lift Kits Explained

Which kits will help with aesthetics? Which ones will compliment existing modifications and help with correcting issues common with lifted vehicles like pinion and caster angle? Don’t miss this episode of Throttle Out! Lift Kits featured in this episode include: Mammoth 2 in. Front / 1 in. Rear Lev...

Throttle Out | JL Turbo vs V6 Off-road Comparison

The purpose of their mission was to take both JL’s on the trail to see if one engine performed better than the other off-road. In this video, Ryan demonstrates the off-road prowess of both configurations, while hitting a few different types of obstacles to show how each performs at different RPM’s....

Tips for Towing on the Highway

First, be aware of your state and local towing laws, as well as the towing laws of any other states you may be traveling through. For example, your state’s maximum towing speed may be different from that of the state you’re traveling to. In addition, some states may also have a law regarding the ma...

Throttle Out | How Jeep Suspension Works

“Hopefully, with this new information, you’ll be able to make a good decision when purchasing a lift kit, as far as which components you want to make sure your lift kit includes.” – Ryan Huck In this video, Ryan discusses everything from control arms to track bars, drag links to caster and pinion...

Throttle Out | What is Death Wobble?

From bushings to trackbars, Ryan runs through all the scenarios where death wobble can occur on a Wrangler, so you can stay safe on and off the road! Watch it here: https://www.extremeterrain.com/throttle-out-news-dec2018.html Additionally, we have added this video as a resource to our definitive J...

Coconino National Forest designates fee-free days for 2019

SEDONA, Ariz., Dec. 14, 2018— The Red Rock Ranger District of the Coconino National Forest will waive fees associated with many recreation sites and amenities on New Year’s Day (Jan. 1), as well as many other days throughout 2019.  As part of this nationwide event, fees will be waived for all Red R...

Forest Service seeks public input on Fossil Creek CRMP

CAMP VERDE, Ariz., Nov. 30, 2018 — In an effort to best manage the Fossil Creek Wild and Scenic River and meet the requirements of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act, the Coconino and Tonto national forests are releasing a Notice of Availability of a draft comprehensive river management plan (CRMP) and ...

The Haul | F150 Dyno Battle

In this video, you will witness stock dyno runs from most of the popular engine configurations available in 2015 model year and newer F150s. Engines featured in this video include the baby 2.7L Ecoboost, the “Lion” 3.0L Power Stroke Turbo Diesel, the “Coyote” 5.0L V8 and both varieties of 3.5L Ecob...

How To Fit 35's Tires on Your Wrangler JK

If you’ve thought about putting 35’s on your JK, this video will tell you everything you need to know! – Ryan Huck In this video, Ryan discusses how and why you might add 35” tires to a stock ride height JK, as well as showing where rubbing can occur. Ryan also explains why he wouldn’t recommend of...

How to Handle a Towing Emergency

We’ve previously discussed trailer sway and combination disturbance, which are two situations that can quickly become dangerous if not dealt with properly. Trailer sway is a side to side motion that begins after reaching a certain speed while towing. This persistent swaying motion is not normal and...


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