Blog (30 articles)

California Desert Camping Leveled Up

Whether you're on your own, with a small group, or with a big group, Homewood Cabins is an excellent, off-road friendly, and little-known place to stay in California's Searles Valley
Greg M - May 4, 2022

The Best Tips to Experience the King of the Hammers!

King of the Hammers is an annual event that typically runs for 9 days, starting at the end of January. If you have never heard of the King of the Hammers before, it is a weeklong off-road festival that some would consider “the toughest one-day off-road race in the world.” 60,000 people gather in Johnson Valley, California, to partake in or watch the action.
Josh Noesser - January 11, 2022

Four Phone Apps We Love

Since 2013 we have been exploring the country from the more notable locations to faraway sites. We need to find basic supplies like fuel, groceries, and restaurants during our explorations. Our trail guides demand that we research and know everything about the area we are exploring to present accurate information.   Above and beyond the Trails Offroad app, here are five apps we have come to love and regularly use that we believe will make your trips for you and your family much more enjoyable!
Todd Taylor - December 29, 2021

The Complete List of Jeep Badge of Honor Trails

If you enjoy collecting the badges you earn when completing Jeep's list of "Badge of Honor Trails" we have compiled a succinct list for you to start checking them off one by one.
Todd Taylor - September 17, 2021

Raceline Avenger Beadlock Wheels

In search of a strong, lightweight beadlock wheel with some specific dimensions, I found and decided on the Raceline Avengers.
Greg M - May 16, 2021

New Feature: Push GPX Files Directly to GAIA GPS

In our opinion, GAIA GPS is the number one navigation app.  Since our beginning, GAIA has been the number one tool we use for all things navigation, GPS, and research.  Based on the feedback we receive from the community, it seems that GAIA GPS is your number nav app as well.  With that, we are happy to announce that we have integrated the ability for you to push our Trails Offroad proprietary GPX files directly to GAIA GPS.
Todd Taylor - February 6, 2021