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Colorado 4×4 Trails: Boulder County

We’ve already shared with you some of our favorite offroad trails in Larimer County, now it’s time to give you some tips on where you can take your 4×4 in Boulder.  We recommend these hot spots if you’re looking at doing some exploring with your rig.

4x4 Dirt Road1) Middle Saint Vrain

Skill Level: Moderate – Difficult

Length: 8.5 Miles

Average Duration: 3.5 Hours

Description: The Middle Saint Vrain trail is a challenging 4×4 route located near the Indian Peaks Wilderness. This trail has big rocks and deep creek crossings, so a high clearance vehicle is necessary. For anyone looking to explore some of Colorado’s beautiful scenery on the base of the mountains, this is a must visit.

2) Left Hand CanyonRead More

Colorado 4×4 Trails – Larimer County

Colorado 4×4 Trails – Larimer CountyDenali Landscape

As residents of Colorado we are fortunate enough to have access to some amazing scenery and breathtaking views of the mountains right in our own backyard. There are a lot of areas to explore in Colorado that are only accessible with a 4×4 vehicle.

When you’re ready to take your vehicle offroad, consider checking out some of these exciting 4×4 trails in Larimer County.

1)   Old Flowers Road

Skill Level: Easy
Length: 22 Miles
Average Duration: 2 hours
Nearest Major City: Fort Collins

Description: Old Flowers road is a perfect trail for someone new to offroading. This trail is easy to navigate but can get muddy and slippery during a wet season. Beautiful … Read More

How to Choose the Best Auto Service Center

Choosing a reliable auto service center can be a difficult task. With so many options available for auto repairauto repair, it can be a frustrating and exhausting experience. Fortunately, there are certain steps you can take as a car owner to make the best decision to get the best life out of your vehicle.

Look for reviews and feedback
One of the most effective ways to choose an auto service center is to read about other customers’ experiences. The internet provides a goldmine of information on any business and with Web sites such as Yelp!, Google and Yellowpages customer reviews are just a click away. Reading reviews posted by real customers can help determine what kind of experience you may have … Read More

When to put your vehicle in 4-Wheel Drive

When do you put your vehicle in 4-Wheel Drive? Often there will be times when you and your 4×4 offroad vehicle will be put in a situation where you will need to engage 4-wheel drive. Living in a place like Colorado where the weather can change without notice, it’s always a good idea to know how to operate your vehicle and choose the appropriate setting for the drive train when the weather takes a turn for the worse. But how do you know when it’s appropriate to engage 4-wheel drive, and what setting is best?

Elephant HillThe main purpose of 4-wheel drive is to help your vehicle get more grip to the surface in a low-traction condition. A good time to … Read More