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Muffler Modification

Hey You with the Modified Muffler So you think it is cool to have the loudest machine on the mountain. The echo of thunder against the hills gives you a

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Amphibians

Only a few of us would remember the days before the ATV revolution. Those were the days when motorcycles reigned king of the road and off the road. A growing

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Helmet Communication

The greatest invention for ATVers, since the padded seat, is without a doubt the Helmet Comm. This device permits ATV to ATV communication without a great deal of hassle. My

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Radio Equipment

Simple to use, yet important to understand is the FRS and GMRS mobile radios recommended for use with ATVs. FRS radios and GMRS radios are very similar. To the casual

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Hunter Tips

Right off the bat we want to make sure you are aware of Hunter’s Education available in the State of Utah, online and in person training.  The details can be

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ATV Clubs

You know, I think I’m looking for an answer to this very question myself. I haven’t yet joined an ATV club, but there is a likelihood that I might. I

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Accessories

Navigation Lights ATV lights come with just one problem. They don’t shine in the direction you are turning until you have made the turn. A fellow in Alpine Utah came

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ATV Transport

No kidding, one of the most dangerous parts about riding your ATV is not actually riding it. It is putting it on a trailer and transporting it to your riding

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Trailers FAQ

Would you look forward to a trip to ride your ATV or trust that it would not get damaged in a trailer like the one in the post picture? Neither

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The Environment

This may sound like a strange topic for an ATV education and safety web site. The truth of the matter is protection of the environment is one of the crucial

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Trail Source Information

You may obtain maps from the following sources.  In some cases these entities charge a small fee for a map.  In most cases they are free.  Just call and request

ATV Safety

Bear Awareness

As an ATV/OHV rider you are a participant in the great outdoors. While most of your events may be day trips, you may join the rest of us out on

ATV Safety

Snake Bites

Light snows and early run off provides the optimum environment for our slithering friends, snakes. They are prolific and common in foothills, back country, and right in the midst of

ATV Safety

ATV as Babysitter?

NOT! I had the opportunity to chat with one of the Rangers in one of the prominent National Forests here in Utah. One of the points he mentioned to me

ATV Safety

Certification

Who Should Certify? You! Why should you become certified as an ATV rider? There are actually two correct answers to this question, depending on your age. If you are under

ATV Riding Basics

Where to Ride

Where and When NOT to Ride Your ATV One of the first questions I asked was “Where can I ride my ATV?” The initial answer I was given was wrong.

ATV Riding Basics

Riding Switchbacks

Steep and narrow switchbacks are often found off in the hinterlands in places where ATVs and Motorcycles have been the only vehicles to venture. These trails are often times a

ATV Riding Basics

Handling 2×2 vs 4×4

Time to choose your riding preference.  This will often depend on where you want to ride and what you want to do, but either way, if you choose 2×2 or

ATV Riding Basics

Controlling Your ATV

When in training, you are told that you should never ride double, tandem, or with a passenger on any machine that was not built for that purpose. This is good

ATV Basics

ATV Quick Test

“Sure, I know how to ride” are the six most common words preceding a serious accident. You may know how to ride a bicycle, you may know how to ride